World Largest Supported Flagpole

World Largest Supported Flagpole


Kijong-dong, Democratic People's Republic of Korea (KP)
This is supposedly the tallest supported flagpole in the world. It is located on the North Korean side of the DMZ (near Panmunjom) There used to be a rumor that Soldier of Fortune magazine was offering a $ 1,000,000 bounty for the flag, but this was just a rumor (SOF disclaimed it).
This is supposedly the tallest supported flagpole in the world. It is located on the North Korean side of the DMZ (near Panmunjom) There used to be a rumor that Soldier of Fortune magazine was offering a $ 1,000,000 bounty for the flag, but this was just a rumor (SOF disclaimed it).
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By: killslowly

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kjfitz picture
@ 2005-10-31 17:10:07
That's a really cool first submission. And welcome to Google Globe Trotting!
killslowly picture
@ 2005-10-31 18:05:12
Thank you very much. I appreciate the postings submitted so far. Man, I thought I had the cat's meow, but most of them are already posted (LOL).

Thanks for having such a cool place.

Jerry
Josema picture
@ 2005-11-09 10:51:12
Cool story...
kkeps picture
@ 2011-12-15 11:34:12
No longer the world's tallest. That honor would go to the Dushanbe Flagpole in Tajikistan.
killslowly picture
@ 2011-12-15 15:35:57
Congratulations to Tajikistan. I wonder what the North Koreans are going to do about it HA HA HA...

Thanks for the update kkeps.
killslowly picture
@ 2011-12-15 15:37:15
On second thought. Tajikistan's is free standing, the North Korean is supported. The title of the entry states supported... So, nothing changes LOL.

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