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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 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: Liechtenstein

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Bath - Salzburg, Austria

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This Horse Bath or Horse Pond (German: Pferdeschwemme) is located in Old Town Salzburg, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Salzburg, Austria

date approved: 9/17/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksUpping Coach Steps - Augusta Cemetery - near Shamrock, MO

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Use for carriage, coach, hearse or horse

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/12/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWWI Memorial and Horse Fountain - Eastland TX

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A handsome former horse fountain and perpetual WWI memorial on the grounds of the Eastland County Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/12/2014

last visited: 9/12/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksPorta dei Pispini Hitching Posts - Florence, Italy

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These Hitching Posts are located in the Porta dei Pispini that is one of the doors of the ancient wall of the city of Siena.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 9/7/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksLord and Lady Tweedmouth Horse Trough - Tomich, Scotland

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This large stone monument with a semicircular stone horse trough and two water fountains on either side of the trough is located in the village of Tomich in Inverness-shire, Scotland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHumane Society Alliance Fountain (1912) - Abbeville, SC

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Located in the center of town square in Abbeville, SC. This fountain is one of only a few remaining that were donated by the National Humane Alliance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: South Carolina

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksWoodspur Water Trough - Coachella, CA

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This historical marker and water trough sit at the corner of Orchard and 6th Streets and next to City Hall in Coachella, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 7/7/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksJacks Valley Water Trough - Lassen County, CA

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This E Clampus Vitus historical marker sits just off Hwy 139 in Lassen County, CA and claims the nearby watering trough as the only one of its kind in northeastern California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 7/7/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching post - Heritage Hills - Oklahoma City, OK

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One of very few hitching posts noted in Oklahoma City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/7/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksMagnolia Grange Hitching Post - Chesterfield, VA

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A hitching post outside the historic Magnolia Grange.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/5/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCase Seracchioli Hitching Post - Bologna, Italy

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This Hitching Post is placed in the front facade of a medieval house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/1/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Trough, High Street, Nayland, Suffolk.

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Commemorating the Coronation of King George V in 1911.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/25/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksKensey Johns Van Dyke House Carriage Block - New Castle, Delaware

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Carriage mounting block in front of historic house in the New Castle Historic District in New Castle, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 6/23/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Stone of Cornelius J. Lane - Bradford, PA

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The personal carriage block of an undertaker is now on display at the corner of Boylson and Kennedy Streets by the water company building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/22/2014

last visited: 9/23/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksT. J. Dick House -- League City TX

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The historic T. J. Dick home at 720 Second St in downtown League City TX comes with a personalized combination upping stone, carriage block, and hitiching post

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/19/2014

last visited: 2/23/2014

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksTree Stump Hitching Post, Folsom, California

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Tree Stump Hitching Post was carved by prisoners at Folsom Prison, Folsom, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FolsomNatural

location: California

date approved: 5/17/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Head Hitching Post, Folsom, California

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The Horse Head Hitching Post is located near the East gate entrance to Folsom Prison,Folsom, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FolsomNatural

location: California

date approved: 5/17/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Drinking Trough - St Georges Basin, NSW

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A horse drinking trough at the front of Tasman Road Reserve, the original location of Tasman House built in the 1880's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/15/2014

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksSt Paul’s Episcopal Carriage Block - Augusta, Georgia

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Just inside the front gate for St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, on the right, is an old carriage block.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Georgia

date approved: 5/11/2014

last visited: never

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