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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 BlocksRosenberg Fountain at Central Park - Galveston, TX

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Located at the southwest corner of Central Park, (Galveston County Courthouse), nerar the corner of 21st and Ball Streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 10/3/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRosenberg Fountain on Broadway - Galveston, TX

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Located on Broadway at 16th Street. Newly moved to this location. You can see the stones still on pallets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 10/3/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRosenberg Fountain at the Rosenberg Library - Galveston, TX

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Located on the grounds of the Rosenberg Library. This fountain can be found near the intersection of 23rd and Ball Streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 10/3/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRosenberg Fountain on the Strand - Galveston, TX

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Located in Hendley Green in Galveston's Historic Strand District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 10/2/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksBills' Trough - Milton, NSW

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Bills and Annis Water Trough in Milton, NSW

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Throsbyonchurch

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 10/2/2016

last visited: 10/31/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksBills' Trough - Gulgong, NSW

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A Bills' trough in the village of Gulgong.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 9/28/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Stepping Stone, Kent Delord House - Plattsburgh, NY

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This marble stepping stone is in front of the Kent-Delord House Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: New York

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksJames & Mary Ann Ward Fountain -- near St. Botolf-without-Aldersgate, Aldersgate, City of London, UK

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An elegant Victorian-era human and animal fountain St. Botolf-without-Aldersgate in London

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/15/2016

last visited: 7/20/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRichmond Cattle Trough

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Historic watering trough in the town of Richmond Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 9/5/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksFarm Hitching post - North Windsor, NY

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This post is in front of a farm across the road from North Windsor Berries, a farm stand.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/31/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse & Animal Fountain -- Blackfriar's Pub, City of London UK

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A Victorian-era horse and small animal fountain near Blackfriar's Pub

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/17/2016

last visited: 8/18/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksJames A. Ferguson Home Hitching Posts - Belton, TX

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Twin cement posts with metal rings flank the entrance gate to the historic home of James A. Ferguson (cousin to the TX Gov. James Ferguson).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 8/1/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWatering Trough - Pompey, NY

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This watering trough is almost identical to the one in Fayetteville, NY. Instead of a fountain, they have turned it into a planter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 7/25/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksBerkshire Library hitching post - Berkshire, NY

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This hitching post is next to the library sign. The library is on the historic register.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 7/24/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksUpping stone with plaque. Thorpe Hesley, Rotherham,UK

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A five stepped upping stone at the side of Thorpe Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/14/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksStepping Stone - Pompey Center, NY

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This stepping stone says Bernard on one side.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 7/4/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksDouble Horse Troughs, Grenoside, Sheffield, Uk.

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Two Horse troughs, Grenoside, Shefffield.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/30/2016

last visited: 7/1/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWatering trough - Fayetteville Veterans Memorial Park, Fayetteville, NY

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This is now a granite fountain with a lion's head.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: 9/23/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Trough - Geelong, Victoria

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An old horse trough on Fitzroy St

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWater Trough - Overstrand, Norfolk

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A disused water trough near Overstrand, Norfolk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/20/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksStepping Stone - Fayetteville, NY

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There are several stepping stones in this area. This one is by the Matilda Joslyn Gage Home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 6/20/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksTwo hitching posts and a stone - Elmira, NY

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This set of hitching posts is in front of a house on Church Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 6/12/2016

last visited: never

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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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