Calipatria, California: World's Tallest Flag Pole

Salton Sea desert town Calipatria is 184 ft. below sea level, and its towering municipal flag pole is 184 ft. tall. A plaque at the base asserts the "World's Tallest" claim.
N Park Ave., Calipatria, CA
N Park Ave. and Alexandria St.
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Flag Pole at Sea Level

I have been to Calipatria, CA in the desert near the Salton Sea. It is 184 feet below sea level and they have a 184 ft pole so the top is at sea level.

[Larry Hirsch, 04/29/2003]

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