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sladys
12-30-2008, 10:59 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile31236/Tallest-flagpole-in-the-USA.htm>Tallest flagpole in the USA</a></b><br><br>Situated at Laredo National Bank, Laredo, TX. It's 308 feet high, and flies a 100 ft. by 50 ft. flag and costed 300.000$ to build.<br />
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On the other side of the border in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico is the tallest mexican flag.<br />
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http://www.flagsbay.com/flag/2008/08/22/the-stars-and-stripes-flying-high-in-laredo-texas/<br /><br /><img src=http://www.gearthhacks.com/showimage.php?image=112807/459255flag.jpg>

sladys
12-30-2008, 11:04 PM
Without flag at Laredo National Bank:
http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&geocode=&q=laredo+tx&sll=32.393733,-104.222789&sspn=0.011052,0.022659&ie=UTF8&ll=27.504208,-99.50164&spn=0,359.98867&t=h&z=17&iwloc=addr&layer=c&cbll=27.50631,-99.501387&panoid=kzHuzCbyx5fCJWykqrN3BQ&cbp=12,254.09726572019792,,0,-18.607954545454543

With flag seen from close to the mexican border:
http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&geocode=&q=laredo+tx&sll=32.393733,-104.222789&sspn=0.011052,0.022659&ie=UTF8&ll=27.504208,-99.50164&spn=0,359.98867&t=h&z=17&iwloc=addr&layer=c&cbll=27.504208,-99.501735&panoid=r-5HGFRyRkfDPJCQrbxlFg&cbp=12,348.26592481366293,,0,-6.079545454545454