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UK Historical Markers
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This Category is for Waymarking all of those historical marker sites around the UK and marker sites across the world with British connections. Historical marker sites provide visitors with important, interesting information and provide us with a chance to stop to rest while travelling.

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Image for Broseley History - Calcutts Lane - Jackfield, Shropshireview gallery

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UK Historical MarkersBroseley History - Calcutts Lane - Jackfield, Shropshire

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An information board and map of Broseley & surrounding area indicating places of interest and a short history of of the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/16/2019

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersLloyds Head - Jackfield, Shropshire

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An information board at the old rail crossing, Lloyds Head, Jackfield, relating to works to stop the slow landslide into the River Severn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/19/2019

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSouth Telford Way and Ironbridge Gorge - Ironbridge, Shropshire

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A pair of information boards (The South Telford Way, and Ironbridge Gorge) at Station Yard car park, south of the Iron Bridge, Ironbridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/19/2019

last visited: 9/5/2019

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UK Historical MarkersNasmyth Steam Hammer - Telford, Shropshire, UK

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This 1917 Nasmyth Steam Hammer weighs in at 28 tonnes and is on display in the Welcome Break service station on the M54.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Superted

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/24/2010

last visited: 12/20/2014

Image for The Site of the Union Workhouse - Walker Street, Wellington, Telford, Shropshireview gallery

NWNW9.3 km

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UK Historical MarkersThe Site of the Union Workhouse - Walker Street, Wellington, Telford, Shropshire

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This Historical Marker is located on Walker Street, in Wellington, Telford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GCMTWood

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/31/2015

last visited: never

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NWNW9.3 km

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UK Historical MarkersSite of Old Fire Station - Walker Street, Wellington, Telford

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This Historical Marker is located on Walker Street, in Wellington, Telford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GCMTWood

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/29/2015

last visited: never

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NWNW9.3 km

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UK Historical MarkersSite of Market Hall - Market Square, Wellington, Telford, Shropshire

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This Historical Marker is located on Market Square, in Wellington, Telford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GCMTWood

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/31/2015

last visited: never

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NWNW9.5 km

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UK Historical MarkersSite of the Talbot Hotel - Wellington, Telford, Shropshire

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This Historical Marker is located on Church Street, in Wellington, Telford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GCMTWood

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/31/2015

last visited: never

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NWNW9.5 km

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UK Historical MarkersSite of Ten Tree Croft - Church Street, Wellington, Telford

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This Historical Marker is located on Church Street, in Wellington, Telford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GCMTWood

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/29/2015

last visited: never

Image for Domesday Book 1086 - Wrockwardine Village, Telford, Shropshireview gallery

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UK Historical MarkersDomesday Book 1086 - Wrockwardine Village, Telford, Shropshire

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This Historical Marker is located in the village of Wrockwardine, in Telford, Shropshire.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GCMTWood

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/7/2015

last visited: never

Image for The Granary - Weston Park - Weston-under-Lizard, Staffordshireview gallery

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UK Historical MarkersThe Granary - Weston Park - Weston-under-Lizard, Staffordshire

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The Granary building, Weston Park, was built for Sir Henry Bridgeman in 1767 and is a masterpiece of the 18th century agricultural revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/16/2019

last visited: never

Image for Shrewsbury Abbey - Historic Marker - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.view gallery

NWNW21.1 km

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UK Historical MarkersShrewsbury Abbey - Historic Marker - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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The Abbey was founded as a Benedictine Monastery by Roger de Montgomery in 1083 on the site of an existing Saxon church. After the Dissolution of all Monasteries by King Henry VIII, part of the Abbey survives to this day as a Parish Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2016

last visited: 2/22/2016

Image for The Lion - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UKview gallery

NWNW21.6 km

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UK Historical MarkersThe Lion - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK

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The Historic Marker displayed on 'The Lion' a grade 1 Listed 16th Century Coaching Inn & Hotel explains; The history of Hotel & its famous guests. Located in the historic district of Wyle Cop in Shrewsbury, County Town of Shropshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/6/2016

last visited: 3/6/2016

Image for Cadman - St Mary's Church - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.view gallery

NWNW21.6 km

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UK Historical MarkersCadman - St Mary's Church - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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The Spire of St Mary’s is one of the tallest in the UK. In 1739, showman Robert Cadman attempted to slide head first down a rope from the top of the tower, He is now buried below his engraved obituary plaque, at the West entrance door of the Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/18/2016

last visited: 2/20/2016

Image for Old St. Chads - Historic Marker - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.view gallery

NWNW21.6 km

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UK Historical MarkersOld St. Chads - Historic Marker - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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All that remains of Old Saint Chads Church, which collapsed in 1788, is the Lady chapel & a few ruins. The Chapel is surrounded by re-located grave slabs & few burials with headstones. Old St Chads is located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 4/27/2016

Image for The Crypt - Old St. Chads, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.view gallery

NWNW21.6 km

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UK Historical MarkersThe Crypt - Old St. Chads, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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All that remains of Old Saint Chads church which collapsed in 1788, is the Lady chapel & a Crypt in ruins. The area is surrounded by re-located grave slabs & few burials with headstones. Old St Chads is located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 3/21/2016

Image for Pailin's Shrewsbury Cake, Castle gates, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UKview gallery

NWNW21.7 km

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UK Historical MarkersPailin's Shrewsbury Cake, Castle gates, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UK

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A memorial to the inventor of the famous Shrewsbury cake a certain Mr Pailin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ddraig Ddu

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/16/2011

last visited: 6/21/2015

Image for History - Unitarian Church - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.view gallery

NWNW21.7 km

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UK Historical MarkersHistory - Unitarian Church - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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Shrewsbury Unitarian Church is a Grade II listed building, founded 1662 & Re-built in 1839 situated on the High Street in Shrewsbury, County Town of Shropshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/10/2016

last visited: 3/14/2016

Image for Plaque, Shrewsbury Library, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UKview gallery

NWNW21.7 km

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UK Historical MarkersPlaque, Shrewsbury Library, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UK

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A plaque recording the long history of this building as a school that had Charles Darwin amongst its pupils and in it modern use as a library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ddraig Ddu

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/21/2011

last visited: 6/21/2015

Image for Local Executions, St Mary's Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UKview gallery

NWNW21.7 km

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UK Historical MarkersLocal Executions, St Mary's Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UK

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A plaque on the south side of HSBC noting four local famous people who were put to death nearby David III Prince of Wales, Sir Richard Venables and Sir Richard Vernon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ddraig Ddu

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/5/2011

last visited: 2/20/2016

Image for Arwel Hughes O.B.E - Train Station, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UKview gallery

NWNW21.7 km

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UK Historical MarkersArwel Hughes O.B.E - Train Station, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UK

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A memorial to Arwel Hughes placed by his son Owain in 2004. Arwel Hughes composed the song; 'Tydi y Roddaist' on the platform.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ddraig Ddu

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/17/2011

last visited: never

Image for The Market Hall - Historic Marker - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.view gallery

NWNW21.7 km

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UK Historical MarkersThe Market Hall - Historic Marker - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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The Market Hall - A plaque gives the history of this grade one listed building, built in the reign of Elizabeth 1st. Now known as the OMH, & currently used as a theatre. Located in the historic heart of Shrewsbury.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/2/2016

last visited: 3/2/2016

Image for Rowley's House & Mansion - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.view gallery

NWNW21.9 km

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UK Historical MarkersRowley's House & Mansion - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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The Historic Marker displayed on Rowley's House & Mansion. Explains; The Timber framed building dates from the Reign of Elizabeth 1, The brick Mansion was added in 1681. located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/2/2016

last visited: 3/2/2016

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NWNW22 km

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UK Historical MarkersHistoric Mardol - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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The Mardol - Stretching from Darwin Gate at it's head down to the River Severn, the unusually named Mardol is one of Shrewsbury's oldest streets. It is packed full of Tudor wood framed higgledy-piggledy shops typical of Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/27/2016

last visited: 2/27/2016

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NWNW22 km

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UK Historical MarkersSt George Bridge - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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Shrewsbury St George's Bridge; also known as, or recorded in historical documents as; Walshebrugge; Walshemanne's Brigge; Welch Bridge; Walche bridge; Old Welsh Bridge & of course the Welsh Bridge. Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/27/2016

last visited: 2/27/2016

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