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|The Signal Square was neither fish nor fowl. It was installed and maintained at aerodromes by Airports staff, and operated by the resident groundsman or airport fireman on the instruction of the air traffic controller or flight service officer.|
Read more in the placemark.
|Nice view of the historical part (harbour) of Syracuse||01/31/2006||405|
|Sharing the Water Level Route with the New York Central was the West Shore; first as a competitor; later a subsidiary. Signal stations and other points of interest are identified. Based on a 1949 Employee Timetable.||09/22/2005||2,275|
|An aircraft turned upside down as a result of hurricane Katrina||12/14/2007||1,096|
|This is the Dublin Distillery which produces the finest Irish Whiskey, Jameson. Popular in Europe and on the American east coast, it is a premium whiskey any inbiber of Irish descent should at once fall in love with.||05/27/2006||336|
|Robert Gerard Sands (Irish: Roibeard Gearóid Ó Seachnasaigh), commonly known as Bobby Sands (9 March 1954 – 5 May 1981), was an Irish Provisional Irish Republican Army (PIRA) member who died on hunger strike whilst in prison for the possession of firearms. He died in HM Prison Maze (known as Long Kesh by Irish Republicans). He was the leader of the 1981 Hunger Strike and had been elected as an ...||01/18/2007||600|
|The Rugby VLF transmitter went in service in 1926 and was originally used to transmit telegraph messages to the Commonwealth. After the 1950s this transmitter, active as callsign GBR (short for Great Britain) on 16 kHz, was used for transmitting coded messages to submerged submarines. A second transmitter was installed for transatlantic telephony but later transformed to the time signal trans...||02/15/2006||455|
|After Mussolini and his mistress Clara Petacci were executed in Mezzegra on april 28th. 1945 along with 16 fellow men, they were transported to Milan and dumped down on the road on Piazza Loreto. They were spitted and kicked and finally Mussolini, Petacci and 5 others were hanged up upside down at a the roof of a gas station. The rest were laying on the ground.|
Mussolini being ha...
|The Island of Ireland Peace Park and its surrounding park (Irish: Páirc Síochána d'Oileán na h'Éireann), also called the Irish Peace Park or Irish Peace Tower in Messines, near Ypres in Flanders, Belgium, is a war memorial to the soldiers of the island of Ireland who died, were wounded or are missing from World War I.|
The tower memorial is close to the site of the June 1917 battl...
|A SPOOKY signal box at Naworth is being investigated by a ghost hunter after its eerie atmosphere left a rail worker trembling.|
A Ghost hunter believes that eerie sounds could be linked to a tragic accident in August 1926 when two children aged seven and 12 were among the nine people killed in a crash between a train and a coach. Six others were seriously injured.
|This is a 6 in the sky. (or a 9 if you are looking at it upside down.||02/03/2009||1,533|
|Kilmainham Gaol (sometimes referred to by the modern American English version, Kilmainham Jail) is a former prison, located in Inchicore in Dublin, which is now a museum.|
Kilmainham Gaol has played an important part in Irish history, as many leaders of Irish rebellions were imprisoned and some executed in the jail. The jail has also been used as a set for several films.