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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks
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To identify and record the location of old Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks, Drinking Trough's and/or other type stone, concrete, or iron objects that aided an animal, rider, or passanger to mount or dismount a horse or carriage, that are of historical interest and were in use when a horse was the main form of transportation before the automobile.
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Image for Hitching Rings - Compton Hill Reservoir Park Comfort Station, St. Louis, MOview gallery
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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Rings - Compton Hill Reservoir Park Comfort Station, St. Louis, MO

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Hitching rings were for buggies and coaches which "city" dwellers came this far out in the hot summer to cool off from breezes in this park. Today they are used as bike tenders.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/3/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Trough, Old Commercial Road - Portsmouth, Hampshire.

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A stone horse trough at the southern end of Old Commercial Road, Portsmouth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/6/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksPumpelly House - Owego, NY

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There are two hitching posts and an upping stone in front of this Bed and Breakfast

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 11/23/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWater Trough - Swan Hill, Victoria

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An old watering trough

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 11/17/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksPeoples State Bank Hitching Posts - Hallettsville, TX

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A trio of hitching posts by the parking area of the Peoples State Bank at the SE corner of the main square of Hallettsville, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 11/9/2015

last visited: 10/11/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWater Trough - Belton, Lincolnshire.

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A disused water trough at the roadside in the historic village of Belton. Lincolnshire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/7/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksNagle Warren Mansion Carriage Block - Cheyenne, WY

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A carriage block stands in front of the historic Nagle Warren Mansion, 222 E 17th St, Cheyenne, WY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/30/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksFirst Baptist Church Hitching Rings -- Cisco TX

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Hitching rings for the horses that brought the faithful to worship at First Baptist Church in downtown Cisco a century ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/19/2015

last visited: 7/25/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksSanguinet Family Carriage Block & Hitching Posts -- Fort Worth TX

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The carriage block that served the Marshall Sanguinet family, embossed with the family name and paired with matching hitching posts, in front of this historic home at 4729 Collinwood Avenue in Fort Worth

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: 10/19/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Post - Norwich, NY

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This post is near a couple historic districts in Norwich, New York

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/15/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWest Presbyterian Church - Binghamton, NY

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This post is on Walnut Street near the West Presbyterian Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 9/28/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Post - Port Crane, NY

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This hitching post is put to use helping to support a flower basket.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 9/21/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching post and upping stone - Endicott, NY

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This hitching post and upping stone are across the street from the Methodist Church in the Union section of Endicott.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 9/15/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Post - Oxford, New York

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This post is in front of the library, a former house of Theodore Burr, another on the list of U.S. National Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/25/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Post, Karlskirche Kassel, Germany

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Historic Hitching Post at the "Karlskirche" in Kassel, about 1710.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member André de Montbard

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 8/16/2015

last visited: 12/23/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Post - Newark Valley

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This hitching post is in front of Good Shepherd Bed & Breakfast in Newark Valley

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 7/28/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Post - Presbyterian Church - Waverly, NY

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There are several hitching posts in this section of Waverly. This one is by the Presbyterian Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 7/17/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksUpping Stone and Hitching Post - Cady Mansion - Nichols, NY

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The upping stone and hitching post are next to each other by the street in front of the Cady Mansion

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 6/30/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Post - Nichols Cemetery, Nichols, NY

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Found at the edge of the cemetery on the east side.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 6/30/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRahilly Carriage Block - Lake City, MN

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This beautiful Classical Revival style home has a cement carriage block upping stone in front of it, flanked by two posts for tethering horses.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/19/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block at 148 N MacDonald St - Mesa, Arizona

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This mounting block sits in front of the Strauch - Fuller House in Mesa Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member rjmcdonough1

location: Arizona

date approved: 6/8/2015

last visited: 10/25/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block at 312 Orient Street - Chico, CA

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This carriage block is located on E 3rd Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 5/20/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksAttache chevaux, Eglise St André. Niort. France

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Attache chevaux, Eglise St André

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 4/17/2015

last visited: 5/12/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWater Trough - Bradford, UK

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This cattle trough is on the pavement near to some steps that lead to Bradford Cathedral.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Northeast England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/31/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWater Trough - Southwark, London, England

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Cattle Trough planted with flowers outside some nice alms houses, Bankside, London

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member back_ache

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/31/2015

last visited: 9/27/2014

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