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Snapshots

  1. Two tanks

    Snapshot Title: Two tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Two white tanks at center-- the larger south one is 40.5936N 79.93124W. The red/white mast left of them is 40.55948N 79.95264W.



  2. Three tanks

    Snapshot Title: Three tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The tank at center is 40.5514N 79.87225W; half a degree left of it is the tank at 40.5563N 79.8687W that seems to have been removed since this pic was taken. The tank to the right is 40.5555N 79.8577W...



  3. Two tanks

    Snapshot Title: Two tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The left tank 40.5640N 80.03927W is 14 km away in azimuth 353 deg; the tank 0.7 deg right of it is 21 km away at 40.62436N 80.0456W.



  4. Chestnut Ridge

    Snapshot Title: Chestnut Ridge
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The taller tower at center is 67.6 km away at 40.3415N 79.2341W.



  5. tank

    Snapshot Title: tank
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The blue tank at center is 40.40795N 79.8588W, 24 km away beyond the right end of the large bldg at 40.4284N 79.9244W.



  6. three tanks

    Snapshot Title: three tanks
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The silver tank at center 40.4747N 79.8925W is 11.5 km away; the blue tank 1 deg right of it 40.4550N 79.9575W is 5.6 km away. 1.6 deg left of the center tank, the white tank 40.5031N 79.8116W is 19 k...



  7. Oakmont?

    Snapshot Title: Oakmont?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The glass-box bldg at center is 40.4793N 79.9195W. Looks like the bldg. beyond the left end of it is still under construction at 40.5281N 79.8024W. The white tank right of it is 40.5260N 79.7987W, 21 ...



  8. Coal mine?

    Snapshot Title: Coal mine?
    Taken by: Tim Zukas

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The gray bldg at center is 40.4334N 79.9263W. The tower at left is 40.4364N 79.8668W, 13 km away. Past the right end of the bldgs at center is the mine at 40.389N 79.208W, 69 km away.



  9. Al's Hometown Heroes

    Snapshot Title: Al's Hometown Heroes
    Taken by: Meg Dooley

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Original capture for the GigaBurgh painting "Al's Hometown Heroes" by Meg Dooley (2014).

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  10. 16th St. Bridge to Childrens' Hospital

    Snapshot Title: 16th St. Bridge to Childrens' Hospital
    Taken by: Meg Dooley

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Original capture for the GigaBurgh painting “Childrens’ Over 16” by Meg Dooley (2013).
    View the GigaBurgh collection at etsy.me/MvishL Will open in a new tab or window



  11. Barn on TV Hill

    Snapshot Title: Barn on TV Hill
    Taken by: Meg Dooley

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Original capture for the GigaBurgh painting “Urban Farming Old-style” by Meg Dooley (2013).
    View the GigaBurgh collection at etsy.me/MvishL  Will open in a new tab or window



  12. Allegheny cloud machine

    Snapshot Title: Allegheny cloud machine
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Balcony View of Downtown Pittsburgh and surrounding Neighborhoods
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    It seems more than ironic that these stacks are spewing just upriver from Rachel Carson Riverfront Park at www.google.com/maps/@40.5383726,-79.7911331,186m/data=!3m1!1e3 Will open in a new tab or window