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Old April 6th, 2013, 07:12 PM   #1
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Tall Flag Poles

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World´s Tallest Flag Pole by hansn, on Flickr
The tallest unsupported flag pole in the world is 137 metre and the flag is 20x40 metre. The flag commemorates the Great Arab Revolt in 1916 when the Arab forces began the fight for independence from the Ottoman Empire.
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Old April 6th, 2013, 07:14 PM   #2
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tall flag pole by johnking4270, on Flickr

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Kuala Lumpur - Super Flag Pole by Justin88, on Flickr
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Old April 6th, 2013, 07:29 PM   #3
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Old April 6th, 2013, 07:39 PM   #4
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It should be called a flag "tower".
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Old April 6th, 2013, 08:27 PM   #5
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Newark, NJ (does this count :p)

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Old April 6th, 2013, 08:55 PM   #6
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Old April 6th, 2013, 09:02 PM   #7
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is it tall enough ?

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Old April 6th, 2013, 11:42 PM   #10
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Great topic by the way
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Old April 6th, 2013, 11:51 PM   #11
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Mexico has a lot as huge as this one.
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Donkin flagpole(60m), Port Elizabeth, South Africa



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Tallest freestanding flagpole in the world: Dushanbe flagpole in Takikistan(165m).



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Old April 7th, 2013, 12:13 AM   #14
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Baku, and that is not a small stadium.
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Old April 7th, 2013, 12:46 AM   #15
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The second tallest flagpole in the world is in Baku, Azerbaijan (162 meters):

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«...Пло́щадь госуда́рственного фла́га » на Яндекс.Фотках







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Mexico has a lot as huge as this one.
where in Mexico is this..?
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