Not technically a machine, but . . .
This is the world's largest freestanding building, an airship hangar built a decade ago at an
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New Century Global Center is the largest freestanding building in the world. It is almost three times the size of the Pentagon.
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World's Largest Pair of Cowboy Boots, "Giant Justins" - San Antonio, Texas (since 1980); 40 feet tall and 35 feet wide, built in the late 1970s by Bob "Daddy-O" Wade
The Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork is the largest castle in the world by surface area, and the largest brick building in Europe. It was built in Prussia by the Teutonic Knights, a German Roman Catholic religious order of crusaders, in a form of an Ordensburg fortress. The Order named it Marienburg (Mary's Castle). The town which grew around it was also named Marienburg.
All building was natural building a hundred years ago. So its not that far back. In order to go forward we have to go backward... We want to return to a cooperation with nature, SunRay Kelly. Visit www.naturalhomes.org to watch the video where Sun Ray takes you on a tour of the beautiful homes he has built.
Lloyds building, London. This Richard Rogers design the building was innovative when built 20 years ago in having its services such as staircases, lifts, electrical power conduits and water pipes on the outside, leaving an uncluttered space inside. #EPRA holds a January event in this space for the listed real estate sector to consider the coming year.
The organ of the Sint-Bavo church (the Christiaan Müller organ) is one of the world's great organs. It was built by Christian Müller and Jan van Logteren, from Amsterdam, between 1735 and 1738; upon completion it was the largest organ in the world with 60 voices and 32-feet pedal-towers.
Lynx - Launched in 2001, Lynx is a privateer clipper schooner inspired by the original historic sailing ship from the War of 1812: The Privateer Lynx. The new vessel was the largest building project ever undertaken by Rockport Marine in Rockport, Maine, & was the first square-rigged ship built in the area since 1885.
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The hospital is the second largest hand cut stone building in the United States. The hospital was built to hold 250 mentally ill patients. In 1950 the patients numbered 2400. Many were tormented, tortured and believed to be murdered there. Charles Manson once was a resident there. The asylum closed in 1994.