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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 BlocksAttache pour chevaux - Sommières - France

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Une attache pour chevaux dans une rue de Sommières. An attachment for horses in a street of Sommières.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Languedoc-Roussillon, France

date approved: 5/21/2017

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksKopperl House Carriage Block -- Austin TX

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This handsome carriage block at the historic Kopperl House in Austin is almost obscured by the landscaping

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/16/2017

last visited: 3/16/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksYerger-Hill Home Carriage Block-- Smithville TX

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The Yerger-Hill Home Carriage Block stands along Main Street across from the post office in Smithville

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/16/2017

last visited: 3/16/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksThe Faison House Carriage Block -- La Grange TX

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The carriage block for the historic Faison House in La Grange

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2017

last visited: 3/15/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksBradshaw-Killough House Carriage Block -- La Grange TX

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The carriage block for the historic Bradshaw-Killough House Carriage Block in La Grange TX is located on the east side of the property,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2017

last visited: 3/15/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHermon Lee Ensign Horse and Dog Fountain ~ Bristol, Tennessee.

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A 1907 Hermon Lee Ensign horse and small animal watering fountain on display outside of Akard funeral home in Bristol, Tennessee.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/10/2017

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksTiertränkebrunnen / Animal trough fountain - Wien, Austria

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Tiertränkebrunnen (1916) / Animal trough fountain (1916)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 3/7/2017

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksEnsign Animal Fountain -- Denton TX

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A Hermon Lee Ensign horse fountain at Denton TX, restored to working order at the city's oldest park (but shut off during the winter)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/26/2017

last visited: 4/1/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksAnnie Riggs Hotel Hitching Post -- Fort Stockton TX

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The last hitching post left in front of the Annie Riggs Hotel (since 1954 the Annie Riggs Museum) in downtown Fort Stockton, now the Annie Riggs Museum, donated by grandson Barney Riggs

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/18/2017

last visited: 1/19/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksOfficer's Quarters 7 Hitching Block with Ring -- Old Fort Stockton, Fort Stockton TX

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This hitching block with a ring holder is located in front of Officers Quarters number 7 on the old fort at Fort Stockton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/18/2017

last visited: 1/19/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksOfficer's Quarters 5 Hitching Block with Ring -- Old Fort Stockton, Fort Stockton TX

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This hitching block with a ring is located in front of a private house occupying the former Officers Quarters number 5 on the old fort at Fort Stockton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/18/2017

last visited: 1/19/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksOfficer's Quarters 6 Hitching Block with Ring -- Old Fort Stockton, Fort Stockton TX

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This hitching block with a ring is located in front of Officers Quarters number 6 on the old fort at Fort Stockton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/18/2017

last visited: 1/19/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksUpping Stones at the Haus zum Venedig - Basel, Switzerland

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Probably the last remaining upping stones in the city of Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 1/15/2017

last visited: 1/15/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWhitis-Moore House Carriage Block and Hitching Post -- San Saba TX

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A carriage block and hitching post in front of a historic home in San Saba Texas dates from the horse and buggy era

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/6/2017

last visited: 1/9/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksAttache chevaux - Saint-Briac-sur-mer, Bretagne

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[FR] une attache pour les chevaux derrière l'église. [EN] a fastener for the horses behind the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tromel

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 12/30/2016

last visited: 2/5/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Rings - Channing, TX

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For visitor to the (then) XIT Ranch General Offices

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 12/28/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksShuford-Killough House Hitching Posts - Amarillo, TX

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The historic Shuford-Killough House at 1608 S Polk St, Amarillo, TX has two vintage hitching posts at the curb.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/3/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHistoric Upping Steps - Nevern, Pembrokeshire, Wales.

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These 18th century Mounting Steps were used by Gentry to mount & dismount their Horses in a dignified manner, when attending church services at Saint Brynach's Church in the tiny picturesque village of Nevern, Pembrokeshire, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/30/2016

last visited: 4/1/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksTexas Governor's Mansion Carriage Block -- Austin, TX

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The 19th-century carriage block for the Texas Governor's Mansion is located next to the sentry post at W 10th and Colorado streets near the State Capitol

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/12/2016

last visited: 7/24/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksPhillips-Bremond-Houston House Carriage Block -- 706 Guadalupe, Austin, Texas

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The Phillips-Bremond-Houston House carriage block in the front yard of this historic home in Austin

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/9/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block & Hitching Post -- 706 Rio Grande St, Austin TX

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A 19th century carriage block at 706 Rio Grande Street in Austin

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/7/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksStepping Stone - Santa Cruz, CA

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A stepping stone in front of a historic home in Santa Cruz, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 11/5/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksGrace Episcopal Upping Stone - Galveston, TX

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Located curbside at Avenue L and 36th Street. The church, completed in 1895, survived the Storm of 1900. It is on the National Regisrty of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 10/24/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksConant Memorial Horse Trough - Alfred, Maine

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William H. Conant Memorial horse trough; Alfred Historic District, Alfred, Maine

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Maine

date approved: 10/18/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Watering Trough - Enid, OK

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Originally erected for horse use, now a historic relic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/18/2016

last visited: 3/14/2017

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