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Message 1089872 - Posted: 24 Mar 2011, 4:50:06 UTC - in response to Message 1089864.

scurvy Notions
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That's the place. It is a very long way from Banden Oregon?
Again we are back in the place that God made first.
Where the water is salt, and the tides are very, very high
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Is this one of those maritime trick questions? I counted the islands and got the answer "four maybe five" which led me to dimly recall a place called Five Islands on the scurvy side of the bay.

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Message 1089876 - Posted: 24 Mar 2011, 5:01:36 UTC - in response to Message 1089872.

scurvy side of the bay??
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Hmmmm, The place is not an island, what you see here is part of what I am looking for. If you go in to any geography 300 level text book this place in the Bay of Fundy is well marked out, and very distinctive.
Again think; climate, and biology.

No tricks.
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Message 1089885 - Posted: 24 Mar 2011, 5:38:37 UTC - in response to Message 1089876.
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I have to go to bed now, the spot from where this image was taken is the same spot where I strode with my children years ago; A time when a person could still go in there.I am on for tests on the morrow to see what damage I have done to my kidneys so I am hoping someone will get this soon.
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Part of the name is a name for a piece of clothing apparel.


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Message 1089890 - Posted: 24 Mar 2011, 5:52:46 UTC - in response to Message 1089876.

... The place is not an island ... . If you go in to any geography 300 level text book this place in the Bay of Fundy is well marked out, and very distinctive.
Again think; climate, and biology.
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I'm merely stun'd as a post.
I hiked there; I honeymooned nearby; wife did an MSc on sedimentation there; I studied the chemistry of the basalts in your photo. So you would think I'd remember this ... ?

If it is where I think it is, the place is Cape Split.

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Message 1089987 - Posted: 24 Mar 2011, 15:10:58 UTC - in response to Message 1089890.

PM sent!
Cape Split
I belive it may still be a protected site.
Sorry if I was confusing. Still a good get.
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Message 1090214 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 5:18:54 UTC - in response to Message 1089987.


Thanks celttooth.
Sorry for the delay; its been a long day ... . Photo to follow.

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Message 1090215 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 5:25:43 UTC

A bit of geography and a fun "back story".
Very simple. Name the ship to win.
(If you know the ship, you know where it is. And vice versa)


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Message 1090265 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 13:15:34 UTC

In Canadian waters?

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Message 1090284 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 14:22:48 UTC - in response to Message 1090265.

In Canadian waters?


Yes indeed Carlos.

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Message 1090298 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 14:50:09 UTC

S.S. Kyle, Harbour Grace, Newfoundland
http://www.sskyle.com/



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Message 1090317 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 15:33:32 UTC - in response to Message 1090298.

S.S. Kyle, Harbour Grace, Newfoundland
http://www.sskyle.com/


Well done Zeus; I thought it might take a few nano-seconds longer to find than that!
PM on its way.

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Message 1090355 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 17:16:19 UTC

Thanks PT, I've googled for 'stranded Canadian ship' and the second picture was Kyle :-)

Now let's get back to mother nature. Name the river please.



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Message 1090392 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 18:41:42 UTC


Looks like South America, Amazon river basin.
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Message 1090393 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 18:46:43 UTC

no with those birds and that type of forest. That's somewhere temperate with eagles (?) Great shot!


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Message 1090403 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 19:20:36 UTC

Looks like South America, Amazon river basin.??

It may look, but it is not.

no with those birds and that type of forest. That's somewhere temperate with eagles (?) Great shot!

Good thinking.

pfeww...When I saw that there is a reply to my post, first thing that went through my head was 'oh no that is a Celt Tooth with correct answer'

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Message 1090412 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 20:08:16 UTC
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Grande Ronde River, Washington state?
I have never seen the water that green but the entrenched meanders look familiar.

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Message 1090415 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 20:22:13 UTC



Mmmhh... I think its Donau. ;-)

..maybe a part going through Austria.. but dunno..



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Message 1090416 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 20:24:13 UTC - in response to Message 1090412.
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Grande Ronde River, Washington state?
I have never seen the water that green but the entrenched meanders look familiar.

Similarity is remarkable, but unfortunately it's not the one we're looking for.

Mmmhh... I think its Donau. ;-)
..maybe a part going through Austria.. but dunno..

This river is nowhere near large as Danube.

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Message 1090456 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 23:24:32 UTC - in response to Message 1090416.

those actually look like vultures. the wingtips are a clue. Is this in North America?


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Message 1090460 - Posted: 25 Mar 2011, 23:38:38 UTC - in response to Message 1090456.

those actually look like vultures. the wingtips are a clue. Is this in North America?

Well noticed skilldude, and it was meant to be a hint for the evening.
A bird shown in this photo is not an eagle, but the Griffon vulture, so no it isn't in North America.

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