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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 MarkersTRINITY HOUSE Broad Chare, Newcastle Upon Tyne

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A building dedicated to the continuance of ancient maritime traditions within the City of Newcastle

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member broadoak2006

location: Northeast England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/30/2013

last visited: 11/14/2013

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UK Historical MarkersSt John the Baptist Graveyard - Cloak Lane, London, UK

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The memorial is made from stone and is set into the front of a building on the north side of Cloak Lane, a street that runs west from Cannon Street railway station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/30/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Blaydon Races - Tyne and Wear, Gateshead, UK

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Commemorates the location of the Blaydon horse races which were held on Blaydon Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member broadoak2006

location: Northeast England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/27/2013

last visited: 10/3/2013

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UK Historical MarkersMoravian Chapel - Fetter Lane, London, UK

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A plaque on a building on the east side of Fetter Lane indicates the location of the Moravian Chapel that was destroyed during an air raid in 1941.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Landing of British Reinforcements at the Battle of Bunker Hill - Charlestown, MA

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This marker commemorates the spot where British reinforcement troops landed during the battle of Bunker Hill in 1775. It is located outside the Visitors Center at the Charlestown Navy Yard.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/13/2013

last visited: 9/13/2013

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UK Historical MarkersDiscover the River Roding at Barking Creek 2 - Stone Walk, Barking, London, UK

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This information table is adjacent to Stone Walk that runs alongside Barking Creek and is just east of the Barking Creek Barrier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBarking Abbey - Barking, London, UK

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The ruins of Barking Abbey lie to the west of the town centre and lie between Broadway and North Street to the east and Abbey Road to the west. The information board is near the northern gate to the ruins.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersDiscover the River Roding at Barking Creek 1 - Stone Walk, Barking, London, UK

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This information table is adjacent to Stone Walk that runs alongside Barking Creek and is just north of the Barking Creek Barrier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/10/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersMemorial to Mildred Gale, St Nicholas Church, Whitehaven, Cumbria, UK

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A polished stone plaque commemorating Mildred Gale, paternal grandmother of President George Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/8/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersPrincess Alice Memorial - Stone Walk, Creekmouth, London, UK

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This memorial is on a low bank on the west side of the Barking Barrier where the River Roding joins the River Thames. Standing at the memorial there is a view across the River Thames to where the disaster took place in 1878.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/8/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersCanal Bridge 81 Rope Information Sign - Whittle-Le-Woods, UK

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This information board stands next to lock 61 on the Leeds and Liverpool canal and close to Bridge 81.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/7/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersQueen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee beacon - Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire

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The Breedon Beacon - Commissioned for the Queen's Golden Jubilee, July 2002

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Memorial Garden of Rest - Marylebone High Street, London, UK

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The Memorial Garden of Rest is located on the north west side of Marylebone High Street in central London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/19/2013

last visited: 5/3/2014

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UK Historical MarkersThe Carew Cross - Pembrokeshire, Wales, Great Britain.

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The Carew Cross dated 1033-AD. Located in the grounds of Carew Castle, Pembrokeshire. The Celtic cross is one of the largest and most elaborate early Christian Cross monuments in Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/15/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Queen's Tower - Imperial College Road, London, UK

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The Queen's Tower is on the north side of Imperial College Road and is all that remains of the Imperial Institute.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/14/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersHyde Park Bombing Trough - Albert Gate, Hyde Park, London, UK

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On the east side of the Albert Gate entrance to Hyde Park is a cattle trough. This one is like the myriad of others in London until the plaque, on its southern end, is read.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/11/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSt Govor's Well - Kensington Gardens, London, UK

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This well has been covered over and this round, stone memorial incorporates a drinking fountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/6/2013

last visited: 9/11/2013

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UK Historical MarkersCovent Garden Market - Southampton Street, London, UK

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This relief sculpture with inscription and separate plaque is on the north east side of Southampton Street at its junction with Covent Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: 5/30/2014

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UK Historical MarkersThe Barr Colonists - Lashburn, Saskatchewan, Canada

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An historical marker about the Barr Colonists is located in the Centennial Garden along the access road adjacent to Trans-Canada Highway 16 in Lashburn, Saskatchewan, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Saskatchewan, Canada

date approved: 8/2/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersJacob's Island - Mill Street, London, UK

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Jacob's Island as a geographical feature no longer exists. The ditch, that formed the island, has long been filled in but the name is included in the literary works of Charles Dickens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/1/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSt Saviour's Dock - Shad Thames, London, UK

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St Saviour's Dock is an inlet from the River Thames to the south east of Tower Bridge. The inlet is about 300 metres in length and extends in a south west direction from the Thames to Jamaica Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersQueen Elizabeth II Visit - Boston, MA, USA

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This historical marker commemorates the visit of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip to Boston in July 1976 during the bicentennial of the United States of America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/26/2013

last visited: 3/20/2014

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UK Historical MarkersRAF Gloster Meteor Crash, Great Totham, Essex.

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A Commemorative Plaque on the Village Green remembering two airmen who died nearby in 1952.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/23/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersDuck Island Cottage - Horse Guards Road, London, UK

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Duck Island, not really an island, is at the eastern end of St James's Park lake close to Horse Guards in central London. The chalet is now used as offices.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/4/2013

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersDeath of Major William Montgomery - Groton, CT, USA

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This historical marker indicates the spot where Major William Montgomery died on September 6, 1781, while leading the British Army during the attack on Fort Griswold in Groton, Connecticut.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Connecticut

date approved: 5/31/2013

last visited: 5/6/2013

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