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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, Watering Troughs and/or other type stone, concrete, or iron objects that aided an animal, rider, or passenger 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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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksBills' Trough - Captains Flat, NSW

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A Bills' Trough in the former gold mining town of Captains Flat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 3/27/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksNational Humane Alliance Fountain - Waco, TX

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Plaque says it was placed in 1909. It was a watering trough for horses, now it is just a statue of polished granite with bronze lion heads.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 3/23/2016

last visited: 4/10/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksUDC Horse and Small Animal Fountain -- San Marcos TX

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A horse and small animal fountain on the east side of the Hays County Courthouse, the gift of the United Daughters of the Confederacy

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/22/2016

last visited: 12/20/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHerman L. Ensign Animal Fountain -- Williamson Co. Courthouse, Georgetown TX

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A historic Ensign animal fountain is located on the Williamson County Courthouse grounds at the north entrance to the courthouse

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/20/2016

last visited: 12/20/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksM. B. Lockett Bldg. hitching ring -- Georgetown TX

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Old hitching rings have been carefully preserved in the sidewalk n front of the M. B. Lockett store in downtown Georgetown TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/20/2016

last visited: 12/20/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Drinking Trough - Railway Station, Bulli, NSW

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A drinking trough for horses situated in front of the historic Bulli Railway Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 3/17/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksKingsley Plantation Low Stone Well Horse Trough - Jacksonville, FL

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The low stone well at the Kingsley Plantation includes a horse trough.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 3/6/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksAbreuvoir, Lavans Quingey, Doubs, France

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Abreuvoir le long de la Mairie de Lavans Quingey /

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gâtinaise

location: Franche-Comté, France

date approved: 3/4/2016

last visited: 3/2/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Trough - Wasserschloss - Glatt, Germany, BW

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At the castle (Wasserschloss) in Glatt, Germany, Baden-Württemberg is an old horse trough located.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 2/18/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksTemple Memorial Drinking Fountain - Fredericton, NB

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On the north side of Queen Street and just to the west of the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, this was once a drinking fountain for “man and beast”.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: 2/10/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksGolden Horse Fountain & Drinking Trough - Yarmouth, NS

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This is the first of three fountains and troughs that were ultimately donated to the town of Yarmouth and mounted along Main Street. Given its uniqueness, it has been much photographed and has become somewhat of a symbol of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksLewis Fountain & Drinking Trough - Yarmouth, NS

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This fountain is just one block east of the Yarmouth waterfront, the location of many of the businesses in which the donor of the fountain was involved.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 2/10/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Fountain - Searsport, ME

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Erected in 1905, this was for many years a horse trough, likely installed on Main Street of Searsport.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 2/9/2016

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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