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To identify and record the location of old Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks, made of stone or concrete that aided a 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. The category is not looking for decorations, but original items in their original locations, not public park or flower bed displays.
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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksThe Hubbard Queen - Hubbard, TX

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Two cement posts on either side of the sidewalk leading to the front door of this 1900 home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/18/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksMcDaniel Family Home - Hubbard, TX

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Two green metal hitching posts on either side of the sidewalk leading to the front door of this 1882 home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/18/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWood-Taylor Home - Hubbard, TX

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Two white metal hitching posts on either side of the sidewalk leading to the front door of this 1905 home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/18/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksDrennan-Doremus-Burnitt House - Calvert, TX

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A pair of matching hitching posts with rings guard the brick walk that leads to the front door of this home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/4/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks908 China Street - Calvert, TX

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A single hitching post with ring still stands in front of a this home which is listed on the National Register of Historic Homes in Calvert, TX

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/4/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksClara Barton House - Calvert, TX

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A pair of matching hitching posts with rings still stand in front of a the Clara Barton House in Calvert, TX

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/4/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksJames Parkinson Hitching Post - Wagoner, OK

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This hitching post stands in front of a Territorial home on the National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/2/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksAmos Parkinson Hitching Post/Upping Stone - Wagoner, OK

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These two items stand by the road in front of the Amos Parkinson home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/2/2018

last visited: never

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

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Hitching rings from the late 19th century still stand in front of a former home in a historic neighborhood near downtown Houston TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/18/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksPalazzo Piccolomini Hitching Posts - Siena, Italy

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This Hitching Post is placed in the front facade of a Renaissance Palace in the historic center of Siena.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 3/13/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksMounting Block - St Mary's church, Llanfair-Mathafarn-Eithaf, Ynys Môn, Wales

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A mounting block at St Mary's church, Llanfair-Mathafarn-Eithaf, Ynys Môn, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Meirion

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/18/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksStevens-James House Carriage Block -- San Antonio TX

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The carriage block for the Stevens-James House in the King William neighborhood of San Antonio TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/1/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksMax L. Oppenheimer Carriage Block -- San Antonio TX

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The carriage block in front of the Oppenheimer mansion in the King William neighborhood of San Antonio

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/1/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksGustav Blersch House Carriage Block -- San Antonio TX

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The carriage block in front of the Gustav Blersch House in San Antonio TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block -- 221 King William Street, San Antonio TX

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A carriage block that is succumbing to the inevitability of water on limestone at 221 King William Street, San Antonio TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block -- 404 King William St, San Antonio TX

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The carriage block in front of a Victorian House at 404 King William St, San Antonio TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block -- 306 King William St, San Antonio TX

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The carriage block in front of a Victorian House at 306 King William St, San Antonio TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block -- 308 King William St, San Antonio TX

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The carriage block in front of a Victorian House at 308 King William St, San Antonio TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksFontaine de la Fond - Talmont sur Gironde - France

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[EN] A fountain surrounded by seven water troughs or "stamps" monoliths, stone. [FR] Une fontaine entourée par sept abreuvoirs ou "timbres" monolithes, en pierre de taille.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 11/26/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksOge House Carriage Block -- San Antonio TX

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The carriage block in front of the Oge House in the King William neighborhood of San Antonio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 2/23/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWulff House Carriage Block -- San Antonio TX

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The two-step carriage block at the Anton Wulff house in the King William historic district

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Rings -- Spanish Governor's Palace, San Antonio TX

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An old hitching ring affixed to the front of the Spanish Governor's Palace in San Antonio TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/31/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Rings -- 328 East Main Street, Nacogdoches TX

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Old hitching rings await horses that have not stepped foot on East Main Street in Nacogdoches in almost 100 years

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/17/2018

last visited: 12/29/2017

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block Nun & 3 rd St - Wilmington, NC

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The stone sits street side at a home at the corner of Nun & 3rd Sts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/13/2018

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksMcCoy Home Carriage Block - Laurinburg, NC, USA

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Upping stone by the edge of the highway, the block sits at the end of the walkway from front steps to road at the McCoy home in Laurinburg, NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/13/2018

last visited: 1/13/2018

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