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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 Some Facts of Interest -- St. Marylebone Church, Marylebone High Street, Westminster, UKview gallery
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UK Historical MarkersSome Facts of Interest -- St. Marylebone Church, Marylebone High Street, Westminster, UK

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Second of three historic plaques along the western wall of the Garden of Rest at St. Marylebone Parish Church in Westminster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2016

last visited: 7/19/2016

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UK Historical MarkersSome Notable People Buried Here -- St. Marylebone Church, Marylebone High Street, Westminster, UK

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Third of three historic plaques along the western wall of the Garden of Rest at St. Marylebone Parish Church in Westminster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2016

last visited: 7/19/2016

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UK Historical MarkersNewnham information board - Newnham, Kent

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An information board about Newnham village situated outside St Peter & St Pauls church on The Street, Newnham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Stone Crest - Rotherham, UK

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This small information board records the history of a carved stone crest showing the coat of arms of the Sheffield and Rotherham Railway Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersMarine Police - Wapping High Street, London, UK

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The Stepney Historical Trust plaque advises that "for over 200 years Police have patrolled the River Thames from this site". The building sits between Wapping High Street and the River Thames with the plaque being on the land side of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Milton Bell - Milton High Street - Sittingbourne, Kent

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A metal plaque on the side of the bell tower and town clock, Milton Regis, Sirringbourne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/2/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Bull Inn - High Street - Sittingbourne, Kent

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A metal plaque on the front of the former Bull Inn in Sittingbourne High Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/31/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBute Street -- Cardiff Bay, Wales, UK

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A blue plaque erected by the city of Cardiff to commemorate the start of work to rebuild and restore historic Bute street in 1999

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/30/2016

last visited: 7/18/2016

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UK Historical MarkersSt Paul's Lightwell - St Paul's Churchyard, Covent Garden, London, UK

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This blue plaque with gold trim and gold lettering is located on the right-hand side of the entrance to St Paul's Covent Garden when entering from King Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/28/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersCilgerran Castle - Pembrokeshire, Wales.

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The Castle stands on a rocky promontory above the River Teifi. The 800 year old, Castle is owned by the National Trust, but in the care of CADW the Welsh Government heritage organisation. Located in the picturesque village of Cilgerran, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/27/2016

last visited: 9/6/2016

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UK Historical MarkersPark Le Bruce - Burial Chamber - Swansea, Gower, Wales

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Parc Cwm long cairn (Welsh: carn hir Parc Cwm), also known as Park le Bruce burial chamber (siambr gladdu Parc le Breos). A partly restored Neolithic chambered tomb, built around 3,850 years BC. Gower, Swansea. South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/25/2016

last visited: 9/6/2016

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UK Historical MarkersFact No. 1, Paddington Station -- Praed Street, City of Westminster, London, UK

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Nondescript blank walls along Praed Street near Paddington Station are enlivened with fun facts about the area's history

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2016

last visited: 8/26/2016

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UK Historical MarkersFact No. 2, Penicillin -- Praed Street, City of Westminster, London, UK

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Nondescript blank walls along Praed Street near Paddington Station are enlivened with fun facts about the area's history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2016

last visited: 8/26/2016

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UK Historical MarkersFact No. 3, Paddington Bear -- Praed Street, City of Westminster, London, UK

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Nondescript blank walls along Praed Street near Paddington Station are enlivened with fun facts about the area's history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2016

last visited: 8/26/2016

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UK Historical MarkersPepys, Hartley, Etty & Stanfield -- Buckingham Street, City of Westminster, London, UK

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A brown plaque at 14 Buckingham street preserves the history of famous residents who lived here centuries ago

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/23/2016

last visited: 7/17/2016

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UK Historical MarkersCenarth Bridge - Cenarth Falls, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

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Cenarth Bridge - Built in 1878 to carry Horse's & Cart's across the Afon Teifi River at Cenarth & still functional today, carrying Pedestrian & Road traffic along the A484, across the County border from Carmarthenshire into Ceredigion, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/23/2016

last visited: 9/6/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Lune Aqueduct And The Black And White Canal - Lancaster, UK

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This information board stands on the Lancaster Canal towpath and tells the story of the building of the nearby Lune Aqueduct that carries the canal over the River Lune.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Inscriptions of Tothmes -- Cleopatra's Needle, Victoria Embankment, City of Westminster, London, UK

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A plaque explains the hieroglyphics on the sides of Cleopatra's Needle

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/24/2016

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UK Historical Markers4 Plaques -- Cleopatra's Needle, Victoria Embankment, Westminster, London, UK

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The 4 plaques around Cleopatra's Needle detail the history of this obelisk and its and journey to England

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/24/2016

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UK Historical MarkersRestored Covent Garden -- City of Westminster, London, UK

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The grand opening plaque for the restored Covent Garden Market contains a 150 year history of the market

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/25/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Story of John Bley - Brookside - East Leake, Nottinghamshire

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An information board near the war memorial on Brookside, East Leake, outlining the story of John Bley, businessman and public figure in the village.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersFishguard Fort - Caer Abergwaun - Pembrokeshire, Wales.

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The Napoleonic Fort at Fishguard was completed 1781. Armed with eight nine-pounder guns which were fired to warn off approaching French ships during the attempted French invasion of 1797. The Fort is located in Lower Fishguard, Pembrokeshire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 9/6/2016

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UK Historical MarkersNorth Bank of the Thames Gate -- Victoria Embankment Gardens, City of Westminster, London, UK

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A sign explains the history of a fantastic Baroque-style old river gate in the Victoria Embankment Gardens

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 7/17/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Pinfold of East Leake - East Leake, Nottinghamshire

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An information board outside the Pinfold or Village Pound in East Leake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/21/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersYnyscedwyn Ironworks - Ystradgynlais, Powys, Wales.

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Ynyscedwyn Ironworks - The remnants that remain standing at this site, are the yellow brick arches of an unfinished expansion of a steel mill & a chimney dating from 1872. The ironworks are located in Ystradgynlais, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/21/2016

last visited: 9/6/2016

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