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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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UK Historical MarkersNorth Gate - North Hill, Colchester, UK

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This plaque is attached to the wall of a building on the west side of North Hill close to the junction with Middleborough in Colchester.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Battle of Maidstone - Bank Street, Maidstone, UK

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This grey plaque, commemorating the Battle of Maidstone in 1648, is attached to the south east face of Maidstone Town Hall on the north west side of Bank Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBilstone Gibbet Post - Gibbet Lane - Bilstone, Leicestershire

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An information board at the site of the gibbet post erected a ½ of a mile from the scene of a murder committed by John Massey February, 1800.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersFormer School - Inholms Rd - Flintham, Nottinghamshire

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Two historical information boards outside the Flintham Museum on Inholms Road, Flintham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/11/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersGippeswyk Park - Ipswich, Suffolk

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Gippeswyk Park is a park in the South West of Ipswich in England. A plaque tells us it was bequeathed to Ipswich by the MP Felix Cobbold in 1910.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/4/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Maidstone Martyrs - Fairmeadow, Maidstone, UK

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A plaque on Drakes public house advises that "seven persons were burnt" near here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/19/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSt Mary's Collegiate Church - Old Square, Warwick, UK

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St Mary's was founded here in 1123 with the crypt still surviving from that time. Rebuilding and additions took place in the 14th and 15th centuries. The tower and nave were destroyed by the great fire of Warwick in 1694 and were rebuilt 1704.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/11/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBanner of Gladwyn Jebb - St Andrew - Bramfield, Suffolk

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Hubert Miles Gladwyn Jebb, 1st Baron Gladwyn GCMG GCVO CB PC known as Gladwyn Jebb, was a prominent British civil servant, diplomat and politician as well as the Acting Secretary-General of the United Nations for a little over three months.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/9/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersWarwick County Gaol - Barrack Street, Warwick, UK

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This plaque is over a cell door of the former County Gaol in Warwick. It is on the south east side of Barrack Street at the junction with Northgate Street at the north corner of the Shire Hall complex.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/8/2016

last visited: 5/9/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Half Moon & Star - St Matthew's Street - Ipswich, Suffolk

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Site of the old Half Moon & Star public house. This pub closed in 1985 and is now in residential use.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/6/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersTooley's and Smart's Almshouses - Foundation Street - Ipswich, Suffolk

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Beautifully maintained lettering plaques in gold, red and black paint on the relief moulding celebrate these ancient endowments to the town of Ipswich by two (or more) of its wealthiest sixteenth century merchant philanthropists.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/4/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSmisby Lockup - Smisby, Derbyshire

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The Smisby Lock-Up is octagonal in shape, brick built with tiled spire roof and has a heavy studded door. It is located at the side of the road in the village centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersTransshipment Warehouse - Dobcross, UK

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This information board describes the history of a warehouse at the side of the Huddersfield Narrow Canal. It stands on the canal towpath on the opposite side of the canal from the warehouse it is describing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/19/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersParish Rooms - Mountsorrel, Leicestershire

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An information plaque above the date stone over the entrance to the Parish Rooms, Mountsorrel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersMountsorrel Hall - Mountsorrel, Leicestershire

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A plaque on an Adam style house on Loughborough Road, Mountsorrel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/7/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersButtermarket - Mountsorrel, Leicestershire

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A distinct building in Mountsorrel is the Butter Market situated in the Market Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/7/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Name Says It All - Milnsbridge, UK

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This information board next to lock 9E on the Huddersfield Canal has information about the history of the town of Milnsbridge and the connection with textile mills and the canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/7/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersQueen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Monument - Quorn, Leicestershire

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A monument eected to celebrate the silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in 1977, Quorn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/6/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersIndustrial Heritage Of Lightshaw Meadows - Bamfurlong, UK

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This information board on the towpath of the Leigh Branch of the Leeds Liverpool Canal has historical information about the industrial past of what is now a country park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/6/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersCambridge University Press - Trinity Street, Cambridge, UK

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This plaque is attached to a bookshop on the east side of Trinity Street in Cambridge. It tells how the first book was printed in 1583 by the Cambridge University Press.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersQueen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Planter - Uppingham, Rutland

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Plaque indicating that this structure was erected in 2002 to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II'S Golden jubilee.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/29/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSt Andrew's Street Baptist Church - St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, UK

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St Andrew Street Baptist church is located on the south west side of St Andrew's Street in Cambridge. The church was built in 1903 and is the successor to earlier churches of 1689, 1721, 1761 and 1836. A stone plaque testifies to this.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/29/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersArchdeacon Robert Johnson - Old Grammar School - Uppingham, Rutland

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A green plaque on the original school building at Uppingham. Robert Johnson (1540 – 1625) was a Church of England cleric and the founder of both Oakham School and Uppingham School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/29/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersRoald Dahls Plass - Historic Marker - Cardiff Bay, Wales.

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Roald Dahl - Historic Marker - Located at Roald Dahl Plass, a large open public performance space named after Cardiff-born author Roald Dahl. Located in Cardiff Bay, near Cardiff City Center, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/29/2016

last visited: 4/27/2016

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UK Historical MarkersLynn & Hunstanton Railway - Hunstanton, Norfolk

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Commemorative signal installed by the North Norfolk railway at the site of the former Hunstanton railway station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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