Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks
Description:
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.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 252 Page: 2 of 11 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Rockland Avenue Hitching Post - Victoria, British Columbia, Canadaview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRockland Avenue Hitching Post - Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Located on the south side of the road in front of 1255 Rockland Avenue in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/21/2013

last visited: never

Image for Hitching stone – Owatonna, MNview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching stone – Owatonna, MN

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

This granite hitching stone has two rings on top, and a horse watering fountain is located nearby.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/21/2013

last visited: never

Image for Old Horse Trough, Heybridge Street, Heybridge, Maldon, Essex.view gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksOld Horse Trough, Heybridge Street, Heybridge, Maldon, Essex.

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

This granite drinking trough outside the parish church has been converted to a decorative flower bed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/21/2013

last visited: never

Image for Courthouse Upping Stone -- Anson, TXview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCourthouse Upping Stone -- Anson, TX

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

This subtle upping stone is on the west side of the the Jones County Courthouse grounds in downtown Anson, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/8/2013

last visited: 7/14/2013

Image for Cattle Troughs - North End Road, Golders Green, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCattle Troughs - North End Road, Golders Green, London, UK

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

This pair of cattle troughs are located on a traffic island that is home to the Golders Green War memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/8/2013

last visited: never

Image for Carriage Block - Salem Tavern - Winston-Salem NCview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block - Salem Tavern - Winston-Salem NC

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Carriage stepping block located next to the tavern on pathway to barns in the rear of the National Historic Landmark.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: North Carolina

date approved: 11/8/2013

last visited: never

Image for Porta San Nicolò Hitching Posts - Florence, Italyview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksPorta San Nicolò Hitching Posts - Florence, Italy

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

These Hitching Posts are located in the Porta San Nicolò that is one of the doors of the ancient outer wall of the city of Florence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 11/3/2013

last visited: never

Image for Cattle Trough, - Bostall Woods - London - UKview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCattle Trough, - Bostall Woods - London - UK

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

A Cattle Trough on the edge of Bostall Woods

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dave-harris

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/31/2013

last visited: 11/3/2013

Image for Visitors to the Moore-Settle House - Wynnewood, OKview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksVisitors to the Moore-Settle House - Wynnewood, OK

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

These hitching posts and upping stone have welcomed many a guest to the Moore-Settle home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/31/2013

last visited: never

Image for Drinking Trough, Westerham, Kent. UKview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksDrinking Trough, Westerham, Kent. UK

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

A drinking trough at Westerham in kent.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dave-harris

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/16/2013

last visited: never

Image for James Simmons' House Upping Stone - Charleston, SC.view gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksJames Simmons' House Upping Stone - Charleston, SC.

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

This well worn upping stone is located in front of the James Simmons' House - 37 Meeting Street in Charleston, SC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/3/2013

last visited: never

Image for Metropolitan Drinking Trough, Batts Hill, Reigate, Surrey. UKview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksMetropolitan Drinking Trough, Batts Hill, Reigate, Surrey. UK

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

A standard example of a Metropolitan Drinking Trough, at a surprisingly busy junction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member AngelPick

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/29/2013

last visited: 4/8/2010

Image for Steinkreuz bei Fischersdorf - 07318 Saalfeld/ Thüringen/ Deutschlandview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksSteinkreuz bei Fischersdorf - 07318 Saalfeld/ Thüringen/ Deutschland

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Steinkreuz bei Fischersdorf.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bianka11

location: Thüringen, Germany

date approved: 9/20/2013

last visited: 10/16/2013

Image for Horse Watering Trough - St Jacobs, Ontarioview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Watering Trough - St Jacobs, Ontario

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

This Historic Watering Trough and Pump are located at 1430 King St N.,St Jacobs, Ontario - in front of Benjamin's Restaurant & Inn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/9/2013

last visited: never

Image for E Lee St Hitching Rings -- Brownwood TXview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksE Lee St Hitching Rings -- Brownwood TX

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Hitching rings at the corner of E Lee St and Fisk St in downtown Brownwood.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/7/2013

last visited: 5/25/2013

Image for Potton House Upping Stone & Carriage Block -- Big Spring TXview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksPotton House Upping Stone & Carriage Block -- Big Spring TX

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Big Spring's historic Potton House has several remnants of life at the turn of the 20th century lurking around, if you know what to look for.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/7/2013

last visited: 5/25/2013

Image for Old Jail Upping & Hitching Implements -- Brownwood TXview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksOld Jail Upping & Hitching Implements -- Brownwood TX

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

The Old Jail Museum in downtown Brownwood TX features a variety of implements useful during the horse and carriage era.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/7/2013

last visited: 5/25/2013

Image for Courthouse Horse Trough -- Robert Lee, TXview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCourthouse Horse Trough -- Robert Lee, TX

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

An old horse trough and water windmill behind the 1950s-ugly courthouse in downtown Robert Lee TX has been here since the 1880s, when the courthouse square was the center of this community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/4/2013

last visited: 5/25/2013

Image for Shapley Ross House Hitching Post - Moscow Mills, Missouriview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksShapley Ross House Hitching Post - Moscow Mills, Missouri

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Of of two hitching posts at the Shapley Ross House in Moscow Mills, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: never

Image for Shapley Ross House Hitching Post - Moscow Mills, Missouriview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksShapley Ross House Hitching Post - Moscow Mills, Missouri

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Of of two hitching posts at the Shapley Ross House in Moscow Mills, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: never

Image for Moore House Upping Stone - Charleston, Missouriview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksMoore House Upping Stone - Charleston, Missouri

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Upping stone at the historic Moore house in Charleston, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: never

Image for Horse-Head Hitching post - Guthrie, OKview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse-Head Hitching post - Guthrie, OK

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Another unexpected find in historic Guthrie.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: never

Image for Drinking Trough (Ceská) - Brno, Czech Republicview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksDrinking Trough (Ceská) - Brno, Czech Republic

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Drinking trough for horses, birds and dogs at Ceská street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member puczmeloun

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: 3/18/2014

Image for Besemer Station - Caroline, NYview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksBesemer Station - Caroline, NY

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

This hitching post has history described in a nearby marker. There are a couple weather vanes here of interested too, which are probably waymarked-able, but I didn't take pictures of them. Sop by and treat yourself!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2013

last visited: never

Image for Horse Head Hitching Post - 417 N. Elm - Guthrie, OKview gallery
Log it!

Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Head Hitching Post - 417 N. Elm - Guthrie, OK

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

A welcome mat from days gone by...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/18/2013

last visited: never

Total Records: 252 Page: 2 of 11 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)