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Coral Castle - How did Edward Leedskalnin build it alone? Note the 'mysterious box' atop the tri-pod above him which is claimed to have never been found.

Mysteriously constructed single handedly by Edward Leedskalnin is the Coral Castle. Built in it is the sole modern megalithic site with some of its large coral 'stones' weighing up to 30 tons. The "black box" topping the tri-pod has never been found.

Coral Castle, how does one man stack this stuff without a crane?

Coral Castle, located in Homestead, Florida, was constructed entirely out of coral by Edward Leedskalnin after his fiancée left him the day before their wedding.

A close up of what would have been the entrance to Schloss Falkenstein, the unbuilt fairy tale like castle would of been built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria

A close up of what would have been the entrance to Schloss Falkenstein, the unbuilt fairy tale like castle would of been built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria

close up of the Falkenstein castle miniature sculpture, this was a fairy tale…

close up of the Falkenstein castle miniature sculpture, this was a fairy tale like castle planned by King Ludwig II of Bavaria, unfortunately never built.

Castle Falkenstein  Description:	 This painting (by a scene painter Christian Jank) shows the fairytale castle, the King Ludwig II. of Bavaria planned 3 years before his death (1883). The design has already commenced, discontinued after the death of Louis, however. Date	circa 1890 Source...scan of an old postcard

Sketch for Falkenstein Castle by Christian Jank, "Falkenstein was the last project of King Ludwig of Bavaria - the ruins of a medieval castle, west of Neuschwanstein and perched a thousand feet higher on an even more spectacular mountain crag.

Palais Idéal du Facteur Cheval La créche merveilleuse, coté Est du Palais

Palais Idéal du Facteur Cheval La créche merveilleuse, coté Est du Palais

France - Le palais idéal du facteur Cheval ,drome

Palais Idéal is not a real palace, but a remarkably eccentric structure. It was single-handedly created in a period of 33 years, between 1836 and by a French postman named Ferdinand Cheval.

Palais du facteur Cheval à Hauterive en France. Les trois géants sur la façade Est : César, Vercintégorix et Archimède. Photo Rachel Laurence

Palais du facteur Cheval à Hauterive en France. Les trois géants sur la façade Est : César, Vercintégorix et Archimède. Photo Rachel Laurence