Bell, Bird, Bridge, Building, Canal, Cave Temple, Church, City, Clock, Continent

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Bell

Largest Bell (World): Greatest Bell of Moscow (Russia)

Bird

  • Largest Bird: Ostrich

  • Largest Sea-bird: Albatross

  • Fastest Bird: Swift

  • Flightless Bird: Swift

  • Smallest Bird: Humming Bird

  • Singing Bird: Nightingale

Bridge

  • Longest Railway Bridge (India) Sone Bridge (Bihar)

  • Longest Steel Arch Bridge New River Gorge Bridge, 518.2 m long (West Virginia, USA)

  • Longest combined Highway: The Yangtze River Bridge

  • And Railway Bridge 6,772 m rail deck and 4,589 roads deck (Nanking, China)

  • Longest Railway BridgeHuey P. Long Bridge, 7009 m (Metairie, Louisiana, USA)

  • Highest Road Bridge Bailey Bridge built by the Indian Army, 30m long at an altitude of 5600 m(Khardungia , Ladakh)

  • Highest River Bridge Royal Gorge, 321 m above sea level on the river Arkansas, 268 m long, Colorado.

  • Highest Railway Bridge Fades Bridge on river Sioule 144 m long and 132.5 m above the river. (Clermont Ferrand, France)

Building

Tallest Bank Building Bank of Montreal, 72, Storeys, 284.98 m high (Toronto, Canada)

Canal

  • Longest Canal (India): Saradha Canal (Uttar Pradesh)

  • Longest Big Ship Canal (World) Suez Canal (Egypt) 160 km

  • Longest Small Ship Canal Beloye (White Sea) Baltic Canal (CIS) 226 km long.

Cave Temple

Largest Cave Temple (India): Ellora (Maharashtra)

Church

Largest Church (World): St. Peter’s Church, Vatican City (Italy)

City

  • Highly Populated City (India): Mumbai (Maharashtra)

  • Oldest City (India): Kolkata

  • Highest City (World): Wenchuan (China) 5,100 metres above sea level

  • Highest Capital: Lhasa (3,684 metres above sea level)

  • Largest City in Population (World): Shanghai (China)

  • Costliest City (World): London

Clock

Biggest Clock (World): Big Ben (London)

Continent

Largest Continent: Asia

Smallest Continent: Australia

Corridor

Largest Corridor (World) Rameswaram Temple

Country

  • Largest in Population China followed by India

  • Largest in Area Russia

  • Largest Electorate India

Creature

Largest Creature Blue Whale. It can grow up to a weight of 150 tonnes.

Dam

  • Longest Dam (India) Hirakud Dam on the river Mahanadi - Orissa

  • Highest Dam (World) the Grande (Switzerland)

  • Highest Straight Bhakra Nangal on river Sutlej

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