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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 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: never

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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: never

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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: never

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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: never

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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: never

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UK Historical MarkersNew Zealand Company -- Ivybridge House, City of Westminster, London, UK

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A plaque on Ivybridge House at 1-5 Adam Street in Westminster preserves the history of the New Zealand Company, headquartered here in 1839

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/21/2016

last visited: 7/17/2016

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UK Historical MarkersLord's Cricket Ground - Dorset Square, London, UK

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On the eastern edge of the garden in the centre of Dorset Square is a wooden hut that has two brown plaques attached. The plaque on the right advises that Thomas Lord laid out his original cricket ground, here, in 1787.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/19/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersWilliam Nicholson -- Doggett's Coat & Badge Pub, Southwark, London, UK

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A brass historic marker at the main entry to Doggett's Coat & Badge Pub at the south end of Blackfriar's Bridge on the Thames

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/19/2016

last visited: 8/20/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Black Friar -- City of London, UK

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A marker at the side entrance to Blackfriar's Pub gives the history of the building and explains why it's still here

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/17/2016

last visited: 7/17/2016

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UK Historical MarkersBentley Motor Car - Chagford Street, London, UK

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This plaque is attached to a building on the south west side of Chagford Street and indicates that Bentley Number One was "produced here in the year 1919".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/17/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersCilgerran Castle - Cilgerran, 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: 8/14/2016

last visited: 8/22/2016

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UK Historical MarkersSt Saviour's Parishoners Landing Rights at St. Mary Overie's Dock -- London, Southwark, UK

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A sign at the Golden Hind preserves the memory of an important Thames river shipping right belonging to local parishoners of St Saviour's Church in Southwark

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/11/2016

last visited: 8/14/2016

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UK Historical MarkersSaint Saviour's Southwark -- London, Southwark, UK

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A historic plaque affixed to a 1970s building near Southwark Cathedral and the Golden Hind delineates the historic boundary of the church property, and gives the public the right to "common use."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/11/2016

last visited: 8/14/2016

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