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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 MarkersFerryden - Ancient Monuments by the Lighthouse Road, Angus, Scotland.

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Marker on the footpath leading to Scurdie Ness from the village of Ferryden, outlining nearby artefacts at the mouth of the River South Esk.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/21/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersFort D'Auvergne - St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This sign attached to railings alongside the promenade gives details of a small nearby offshore fort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/21/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersAllix's Shipyard Le Havre des Pas - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This metal information board has details of a small shipbuilding yard that has now been converted into a small public open space.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/21/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersHavre des Pas - St. helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This metal information board attached to railings on the promenade alongside the Havre des Pas bay area of St. Helier describes shipyards that used to be in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/20/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersOuaisne Tower - Ouaisne Bay, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This information board is at the side of a footpath alongside the beach of Ouaisne bay. It is at the southern end of the bay and describes an old defensive tower to the north of this point.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/18/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersVictoria Art Gallery - Bath, Somerset

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Plaque on the Victoria Art Gallery, Bath, commemorating to opening in 1897.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/18/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersPulteney Bridge - Bath, Somerset

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Pulteney Bridge, completed in 1773, is a bridge that crosses the River Avon. The bridge was designed by Robert Adam, and is one of only four bridges in the world with shops across the full span on both sides.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersPulteney Weir & Sluice - Grand Parade - Bath, Somerset

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A plaque affixed to the balustrade on Grand Parade commemorating the opening of Pulteney Weir and Sluice, Bath, on 2nd June 1972.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersGuildhall Extension - Bath Guildhall - Bath, Somerset

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The current Guildhall was designed by Thomas Baldwin and built 1775-8. It was extended by the addition of two wings, the south 1893-5, which housed, and still houses, municipal offices.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersAlkmaar Garden - Bath, Somerset

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An attractive circular garden on a roundabout-like traffic island just east of the abbey. It commemorates 'the bond of friendship between the two ancient cities of Bath and Alkmaar, founded on the liberation of the Netherlands 5 May 1945'

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersFerryden - Angus, Scotland.

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Marker giving the history of the fishing village of Ferryden on the east coast of Scotland.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersPrince of Orange Obelisk - 'Orange Grove' - Bath, Somerset

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In 1734 Richard ‘Beau’ Nash, the master of ceremonies in Bath, renamed this area ‘Orange Grove’ and erected the Obelisk in the centre to commemorate the visit of the Prince of Orange to Bath.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBeau Nash House - Bath, Somerset

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Beau Nash (18 October 1674 – 3 February 1761), born Richard Nash, was a celebrated dandy and leader of fashion in 18th-century Britain. He is best remembered as the Master of Ceremonies at the spa town of Bath.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/16/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersTheatre Royal - Sawclose - Bath, Somerset

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Metal plaque on the Royal Theatre, Bath, showing construction and restoration dates along with the associated architects.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/16/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersRoyal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases - Bath, Somerset

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Inscription on Union Street wall of The Royal Mineral Water Hospital, Bath.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/15/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersMarchlyn Mawr Reservoir Enlargement Plaque, Dinorwig, Gwynedd, Wales

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A commemorative plaque on the wall of the Marchlyn Mawr reservoir, Dinorwig, Gwynedd, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Meirion

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/14/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersLavatorial Flush - Harington's Hotel - Bath, Somerset

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Sir John Harington, inventor of the lavatorial flush, lived here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/14/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersFrancis Hotel - Bath, Somerset

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In April 1942 during World War II, 24 metres (79 ft) of the hotel frontage was lost when a 500 kilograms (1,100 lb) Nazi Luftwaffe high explosive bomb landed on the east side of the square during the Bath Blitz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/13/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersWilliam Oliver MD - BRLSI - Bath, Somerset

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Site of the residence of William Oliver MD, one of the founders of the Royal Mineral Water Hospital, Bath.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/13/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBath City Trail # 14 - Bath, Somerset

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Bronze plaques set in the footpath forming a circular walking tour round the centre of Bath. This is plaque #14, Queen's Parade.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/13/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersRoyal Victoria Park - Bath, Somerset

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Information board and map for Royal Victoria Park, Bath. Located near one of the entrances in Charlotte Street Car Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/11/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersGough's Cave - Cheddar Gorge, Somerset

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Diorama and information dispalys deep inside Gough's Caves, Cheddar Gorge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/10/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBridging the South Esk at Montrose - Angus, Scotland.

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Information marker at the northern end of the road bridge at Montrose, giving details on the history of the four bridges that have spanned the River South Esk at this site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/10/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersWest Cliff & Poole Hill - Bournemouth, Dorset

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An information board and map at the top of Poole Hill, Bournemouth, showing some places of architectual interest in the West Cliff and Poole Hill Conservation area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/10/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSt Peter's churchyard - Bournmouth, Dorset

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Information board and map in St Peter's churchyard, Bournemouth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/9/2017

last visited: never

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