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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 BlocksShuford-Killough House Hitching Posts - Amarillo, TX

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The historic Shuford-Killough House at 1608 S Polk St, Amarillo, TX has two vintage hitching posts at the curb.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/3/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHistoric Upping Stone - Nevern, Pembrokeshire, Wales.

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These 18th century Mounting Steps were used by Gentry to mount & dismount their Horses in a dignified manner, when attending church services at Saint Brynach's Church in the tiny picturesque village of Nevern, Pembrokeshire, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/30/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksTexas Governor's Mansion Carriage Block -- Austin, TX

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The 19th-century carriage block for the Texas Governor's Mansion is located next to the sentry post at W 10th and Colorado streets near the State Capitol

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/12/2016

last visited: 7/24/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksPhillips-Bremond-Houston House Carriage Block -- 706 Guadalupe, Austin, Texas

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The Phillips-Bremond-Houston House carriage block in the front yard of this historic home in Austin

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/9/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block & Hitching Post -- 706 Rio Grande St, Austin TX

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A 19th century carriage block at 706 Rio Grande Street in Austin

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/7/2016

last visited: 8/27/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksStepping Stone - Santa Cruz, CA

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A stepping stone in front of a historic home in Santa Cruz, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 11/5/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksGrace Episcopal Upping Stone - Galveston, TX

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Located curbside at Avenue L and 36th Street. The church, completed in 1895, survived the Storm of 1900. It is on the National Regisrty of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 10/24/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksConant Memorial Horse Trough - Alfred, Maine

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William H. Conant Memorial horse trough; Alfred Historic District, Alfred, Maine

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Maine

date approved: 10/18/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Watering Trough - Enid, OK

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Originally erected for horse use, now a historic relic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/18/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksStanley Thomas Pullen Fountain - Portland, ME

in Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks

Built as a watering trough for horses and humans could drink here then, also; but not anymore. Horses do occasionally use the trough, but is mainly a piece of working art today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Maine

date approved: 10/18/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching post - Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, NY

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This post is near the entrance to Grove Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/11/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksUpping stone and hitching post - Camp House, Trumansburg, NY

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The upping stone and hitching post are in front of a house built in 1848. There are some really large trees.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/8/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching post - Trumansburg, NY

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This post is across the street from the Baptist Church (now the Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Arts). It is in front of a house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/7/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching post, Halsey House - Halseyville, NY

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There are two hitching posts, one on each side of the driveway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/4/2016

last visited: never

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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 BlocksHorse, Human, & Animal Fountain -- Regent's Park, Westminster, London, UK

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A horse, human, and animal fountain near the Boathouse cafe, Children's Playground, and Boating Lake

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2016

last visited: 9/7/2016

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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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