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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, 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.
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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksAttache chevaux, Eglise St André. Niort. France

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Attache chevaux, Eglise St André

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 4/17/2015

last visited: 4/17/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWater Trough - Bradford, UK

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This cattle trough is on the pavement near to some steps that lead to Bradford Cathedral.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Northeast England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/31/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWater Trough - Southwark, London, England

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Cattle Trough planted with flowers outside some nice alms houses, Bankside, London

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member back_ache

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/31/2015

last visited: 9/27/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksDorman House Hitching Post and Upping Stone – Clinton, Missouri

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Hitching post and upping stone in front of historic house in Clinton Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksThe Bayless Upping Stone - Claremore, OK

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This dated upping stone stands in front of the Belvedere Mansion.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/20/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHermon Lee Ensign Animal Fountain -- Texarkana AR

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A historic Ensign animal fountain is located on State Line Boulevard at 7th Street, just over the Arkansas state line

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arkansas

date approved: 3/19/2015

last visited: 3/19/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksLa lavoir de la Haute Fontaine-Romont-Vosges-France

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A beauteful historic watering! Un abreuvoir historique!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: Lorraine, France

date approved: 3/7/2015

last visited: 3/18/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksBienville Square Horse Trough -- Mobile AL

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This combination horse trough and water fountain from the late-19th century or early 20th century stands at the southeastern corner of Bienville Square in downtown Mobile

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 2/25/2015

last visited: 12/31/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Rings - Compton Hill Reservior Park, St. Louis, MO

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Hitching rings were for buggies and coaches which "city" dwellers came this far out in the hot summer to cool off from breezes in this park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/19/2015

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks730 Ursulines Ave. Hitching Posts - New Orleans LA

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A row of hitching posts east from the corner of Ursulines Avenue and Bourbon Street have seen better days.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: 2/16/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks924 Royal Street Hitching Post -- New Orleans LA

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Iron hitching post at 924 Royal St.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: 12/28/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksJackson Square Horse Troughs -- New Orleans LA

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Two identical 19th-century horse troughs still serve the watering needs for horses who pull tourists around the French Quarter from this busy tour starting point in front of Jackson Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/11/2015

last visited: 12/28/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block -- Garden District, New Orleans LA

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Many homes here in the beautiful Garden District of New Orleans feature horse-and-buggy-era infrastructure. This carriage block can be found at Third and Chestnut streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/11/2015

last visited: 12/28/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocksattache chevaux Eglise Bouzille,Fr

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a fastener for the horses before the church une attache pour les chevaux devant l'église

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sara et gege

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 1/7/2015

last visited: 1/7/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksNorris House - Clarksville, TX

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A hitching post and multiple carriage blocks stand around the perimeter of the Norris House, today the Courthouse Bed and Breakfast, at 506 N Walnut St, Clarksville, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/26/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksBlue Unicorn - Saint-Avertin, Centre, France

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[E] This hitching post is located in Saint-Avertin, Centre, France. [F] Cette attache à chevaux se trouve à Saint-Avertin en Indre-et-Loire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chickilim

location: Centre, France

date approved: 12/17/2014

last visited: 2/24/2015

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHigh Amana Upping Stone – High Amana, IA

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This great upping stone sits in front of the High Amana General Store, a reminder of days gone by.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksOakwood Cemetery -- Fort Worth TX

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As you wander around historic Oakwood Cemetery, you find several conveniently located hitching posts to mind your horses while visiting your dear departed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/1/2014

last visited: 12/2/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksMenzies Street Hitching Post - Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

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This hitching post, the last of its kind in Victoria, is located on Menzies Street beside the BC Parliament Buildings in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/21/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRose Fountain -- Wills Point,TX

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Mr. Ike Rose built the Rose Fountain in 1916 both to beautify the city and to quench the thirst of horses bringing folks to town

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/8/2014

last visited: 10/8/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksSwartz House -- Vicksburg MS

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The Swartz House, also known as Corey's Place, is a contributing building in the US National Register Uptown Vicksburg Historic District in downtown Vicksburg MS, and comes with original hitching posts out front.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/4/2014

last visited: 9/1/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse trough -- Vicksburg MS

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A period marble horse trough in an old commercial section of town, where several important streets met, is preserved as part of the National Register Main Street Historic District in Vicksburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/25/2014

last visited: 9/26/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksConverted Horse Fountain -- Old Warren Co. Courthouse, Vicksburg MS

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An old horse fountain has been converted into a water garden in honor of Eloise Freeman, a member of the First Families of Mississippi and a volunteer gardener at the Old Court House Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/25/2014

last visited: 9/26/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksChapel Water Trough - Sargans, Switzerland

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The Kapelle St. Sebastian auf der Splee (English: Chapel of St. Sebastian on the Splee Hill) in Sargans, Switzerland, has a water trough near the entrance to the churchyard.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Ostschweiz (SG/SH/TG/AI/AR/GL), Switzerland

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWater Trough - Sargans, Switzerland

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This water trough is located in the heart of Sargans, Switzerland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Ostschweiz (SG/SH/TG/AI/AR/GL), Switzerland

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: never

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