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|A landmark Kappelns is the herring fence. The Kappelner herring fence is the only still functioning herring fence in completely Europe. Its age becomes estimated on over 500 years. The herring time around the Osterfeiertage mad itself the herrings in the fence and can become so simply imprisoned. The suitable city celebration in addition is called completely fitting herring days and always take...||10/25/2007||405|
The Dingo Fence was erected in the 1880s to prevent the dingos from accessing Australia's south-east areas and to protect the sheep flocks.
It is 5320 km long and consequently the longest fence in the world
|For Israeli aircraft that have been decommissioned, here at Ovda Airbase.||09/22/2007||1,095|
|In the little village of Juvre a fence made of whalejaws stands.|
It was build in 1772 at the time when a lot of sailors on the island Romo were whalers and took part in the whaning around Greenland.
At that time stones and wood weren't available so they had to use other, unusual, materials. Whalebones.
The fence is preserved and under protection of the Danish Nation...
|This fence separates the northern from the southern part of Australia. On one side are the sheep on the other side the dingos.||08/02/2005||684|
|This is where wayward youths are sent if they are too young to go to a real prison. For a long time there wasn't even a fence around it but after one summer when there were way too many excapes the town of Plainfield complained and a fence was put up to cut down on inmates just walking off the grounds.||03/10/2007||576|
|This is an update on the "Long Ausytralian fence". The placemark is incorrect showing it in the Northern Territory. It is most evident at the intersection of the South Australian border with the New South Wales-Queensland border (aka Cameron Corner)||08/17/2005||462|
|A very small chinese border-post along the fence (beetween China and Mongolia).|
See a part of fence at
|Lots of construction out front, security I presume. Can't have too much security, until you have too much.||09/16/2005||483|
|Israeli scientists have discovered an underground prehistoric ecosystem dating back millions of years.|
The discovery was made in a water filled cave near the central Israeli city of Ramle during rock drilling at a quarry.
Scientists found eight previously unknown species of crustaceans and invertebrates similar to scorpions. The cave's ecosystem probably dates back around five mi...
|Goulburn Prison is situated in NSW highlands. Maxium Security where Australia's hardest and high risk prisoners inhabit. Such as the likes of Ivan Milate, the backpacker murderer.||11/01/2007||1,212|
|From june 6th to june 8th 2007 the Presidents and Prime Ministers of the 8 most important industrial countries in the World: USA, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Russia and Japan will have their annual summitt. This time in Germany at the Kempinski Hotel in Heiligendamm. Participate will also the chairman of the European Union, Barroso, and the Secretary General of the UN, Ban Ki-Moon.||05/31/2007||872|