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Colorado Live Cam, USA – Pagosa Springs

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Pagosa Springs is a Municipality that is the county seat of, and the only incorporated municipality in, Archuleta County, Colorado, United States. The population was 1,727 at the 2010 census. Approximately 65 percent of the land in Archuleta County is either San Juan National Forest, Weminuche and South San Juan Wilderness areas, or Southern Ute Indian land.

Pagosa Springs and the surrounding county are both experiencing a substantial influx of second-home owners; a 2006 property assessment indicates that 60% of area private properties are owned by non-residents.

he town is named for the sulfur springs located there, including the world’s deepest geothermal hot spring.[7] This “Mother Spring” feeds the pools hosted by three local hot spring soaking locations within town.

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New York Live Cam, USA – Brooklyn Bridge

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Brooklyn Bridge – one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States, its length is 1825 meters, it crosses the East River and connects Brooklyn and Manhattan in New York city.

At the time of completion it was the largest suspension bridge in the world and the first bridge in the construction of which steel rods are used.

The bridge is carried out both car and pedestrian traffic – along it is divided into three parts. The side of the used car, and the average, at a considerable elevation, pedestrians and cyclists.

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North Carolina Live Cam, USA – Cana Cours Beach

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Kure Beach is a town in New Hanover County, North Carolina about 15 miles south of Wilmington. It is part of the Wilmington Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 2,012 at the 2010 census. It is found on Pleasure Island directly south of the Wilmington Beach annex of Carolina Beach and just north of Fort Fisher.

The original pronunciation of Kure is based on the name of the founder, Hans Andersen Kure, of Danish extraction. Hans Kure’s name is pronounced “CURE-ee.” Tourist call this beach how “curry” sounds. Natives, however, still pronounce it “Cure-ee.”

A post office called Kure Beach has been in operation since 1942. The town was named for a family of settlers.

On the night of July 24/25, 1943, a German U-boat fired at least three shells to attack the “Ethyl-Dow Chemical Company” plant at “Kure’s Beach” (post-war: Kure Beach), but instead hit the Cape Fear River. The plant was the only one on the East Coast producing bromine from seawater for use in aviation gasoline

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