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Post by Irn Bru on Mon Dec 08, 2014 8:44 pm

Taken from Google Maps Street View


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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by >THE Ben Reilly< on Mon Dec 08, 2014 9:09 pm

I have the feeling that either the shadows or the building on the right with the big banner should be clues, but I have no idea Smile

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Irn Bru on Tue Dec 09, 2014 12:45 am

Ben_Reilly wrote:I have the feeling that either the shadows or the building on the right with the big banner should be clues, but I have no idea Smile

It's a clip from a city in the USA.

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Cass on Tue Dec 09, 2014 12:49 am

is that the Mississippi?

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Post by Irn Bru on Tue Dec 09, 2014 1:00 am

Cass wrote:is that the Mississippi?

It isn't Cass. Sorry.

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Cass on Tue Dec 09, 2014 1:16 am

Irn Bru wrote:
Cass wrote:is that the Mississippi?

It isn't Cass. Sorry.

no worries.....I cant concentrate cause its time for Monday night football and my man Aaron is playing....Ciao xx

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by >THE Ben Reilly< on Tue Dec 09, 2014 3:23 am

Couldn't be the Mississippi, at least not what I've seen of it; the Mississip is much wider.

Given the shed hubcap and skid marks on the almost non-existent shoulder, plus the narrow river, I'll say Fort Worth Smile

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Irn Bru on Wed Dec 10, 2014 7:43 am

Maybe that was too difficult due to the view being too narrow. I'll maybe try another on later. Here's where this one is...

https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@40.433203,-79.9963939,3a,75y,125.42h,90t/data=!3m4!1e1!3m2!1s4Gc_hi7km5bzX49cZaOqAA!2e0

Pittsburgh.

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by >THE Ben Reilly< on Wed Dec 10, 2014 7:59 am

Irn Bru wrote:Maybe that was too difficult due to the view being too narrow. I'll maybe try another on later. Here's where this one is...

https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@40.433203,-79.9963939,3a,75y,125.42h,90t/data=!3m4!1e1!3m2!1s4Gc_hi7km5bzX49cZaOqAA!2e0

Pittsburgh.

DAMN IT!!! I was really going to guess that -- promise. It's because it's call the "Three Rivers City" and I was trying to think of cities known for their rivers.

Shit! Smile

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Lone Wolf on Wed Dec 10, 2014 11:50 am

Surprised

From Google Images :

Let's see if anybody can guess just where this is ~



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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Irn Bru on Wed Dec 10, 2014 3:38 pm

Country?

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Guest on Wed Dec 10, 2014 6:06 pm

Lone Wolf wrote:Surprised

From Google Images :

Let's see if anybody can guess just where this is ~



Cool


Is that in the Whitsundays?

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Original Quill on Wed Dec 10, 2014 7:24 pm

Looks a wee bit like Sausalito, with Mt. Tam in the background.

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Lone Wolf on Wed Dec 10, 2014 7:52 pm

Razz

Clues:

It IS in Australia.

It's not part of Lake Macquarie.

It's not really close to any of the capital cities.       sunny

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Post by veya_victaous on Wed Dec 10, 2014 9:33 pm

nup no idea..... too many options
the only feature that stands out is the rocky shore (uncommon here) but I still can't pick it.

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Irn Bru on Thu Dec 11, 2014 1:08 am

Brisbane Waters?

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Re: Can you guess where this is?

Post by Lone Wolf on Thu Dec 11, 2014 4:39 am

Laughing

Yep...

Anybody who has taken the train from Sydney north to the Central Coast, Lake Macquarie and Newcastle will have traveled through the Brisbane Waters National Park (which is around a thousand kms south of Brisbane, by the way.). and the rail line runs right past the water at some points ~ so anybody travelling through of a night time could see that town there..

People who haven't been through the Central Coast region before could easily think it's in Qld's central/mid' coast, southern NSW or Victoria, if they were simply told that it's somewhere in Oz.

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