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Jimmy Carter Peanut Statue

Jimmy Carter Peanut Statue Highway 45 North N 32° 02.502 W 084° 23.535 Plains, Georgia submitted by: “Road Runner” (Bill) wendyvee: The Peanut Statue has been on my “to do” list for quite a long time. I got pretty close to visiting a few years ago when I was in Georgia; but I had to re-route due to scheduling issues. I still vow to make it there! In the meantime, “RoadsideWonder-Finder...

Capitol Building Christmas Tree

Pennsylvania Christmas Tree Capitol Complex Harrisburg, Pennsylvania submitted by: “wendyvee” The tradition of having a Christmas tree on the front steps of the Capitol Building in Harrisburg faded-away at some point in the 1980s, but has been revived for 2012! This 22-foot Douglas Fir was donated by The Pennsylvania Christmas Tree Growers Association. Though the tree is dwarfed by the our Capitol Rotunda...

Giant Canadian Mailboxes

Giant Mailboxes! Rogersville & Prince Edward Island Canada submitted by “Jo,eh” Frequent contributor, and my favorite little Canadian buddy, is back with some more GIANT wonders! Jo found this bad boy in Rogersville, New Brunswick. … and our friend, Suz, channeled her Vanna White skills  for the one that they found on Prince Edward Island! Tags: Jo, mailbox, post office, Prince Edward Island,...

Largest Bald Cyprus in the US

click to enlarge Big Tree Park Longwood, Florida submitted by UrbanDragon (Scott) originally posted March 18, 2010 updated January 16, 2011 update: Scott shares this very sad news from Big Tree Park. The Senator was destroyed by fire this morning. The Senator Catches Fire, Collapses at Big Tree Park Scott says: Driving on 17-92 you’ll see a sign pointing to Big Tree Park, “Home of The Senator”....

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