The Great Ziggurat was built around 2100 BC by Ur-Nammu, the Sumerian King of Ur. It served as a place of worship, dedicated to the moon god Nanna. Southeast of the Ziggurat are the Royal Tombs. Ur-Nammu is the creator of the oldest known law code, predating Hammurabi by 300 years.
The Delta King is moored in Sacramento used as a hotel.
In San Francisco it's at the pier in 1938. Click thumbnail to see it.
Delta King is a 285-foot-long paddlewheel steamboat (87 m). Delta King is the sister ship to Delta Queen, both christened 20 May 1927, traveling between Sacramento, California and San Francisco, California on 10-hour trips.
The Quay West building in Trafford Park, Manchester was built for the Peel Holdings Head Office. Peel own most of the land along the Ship Canal as well as other buildings and land in the country. However when Peel build the Trafford Centre, they catered for a new Head Office in the Trafford Centre. The Building is used today to home a number of businesses The building is wonderful to look at as...
Folsom State Prison (FSP), also known as Folsom State Prison, Represa is one of 33 prison facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR). FSP is located in Folsom, California (Represa post office), Sacramento County, 20 miles (32 km) from the state capital of Sacramento, California, USA.
The Sam Kee Building is located at 8 West Pender Street in Vancouver, British Columbia and is noteworthy for being the narrowest commercial building in the world. It holds it's record by both the Guinness World Records and Ripley's Believ It or Not. It is 4'11" at its base and 6' wide on the second floor.
Kriminalgericht (Criminal Justice Building) Moabit is Europe´s largest court building, housing the District Court (Amtsgericht), Regional Court (Landgericht) and the D.A.´s office. The adjacent buildings to the west and southwest are also part of the complex. Also, there is the correctional facility of Berlin-Moabit next to it, the star-shaped building, so detainees don´t have to come a long wa...