curiouswombat (curiouswombat) wrote in photo_scavenger,
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North America

I've not travelled to North America - and, this time, neither has my camera toting daughter. I did think of posting a picture of a burger in a bun(!) - but thought this might be more interesting.

Star of India

Fairly self-explanatory I think - the famous Star of India which is now San Diego harbour was built in the small town on the Isle-of-Man where I grew up. Plaque erected by the North American Manx Association.

And North America also makes me think of this -

Honouring American pilots of the RAF

Here is a close up

Honour - close up

There are memorials to other American airmen dotted around our island - they sadly seemed prone to flying into us during WW2 - but this is the one I know best.
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