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People-Named PlacesJuliusz Slowacki Theatre - Krakow, Poland

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This Theater, named after a Polish poet, opened in 1893.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Małopolskie, Poland

date approved: 12/4/2015

last visited: 9/19/2015

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People-Named PlacesHamilton, Alabama

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Now the county seat because of Albert hamilton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/5/2015

last visited: 5/25/2016

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People-Named PlacesMarion County, AL

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Started as a territory

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Alabama

date approved: 11/4/2015

last visited: 5/25/2016

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People-Named PlacesVernetti Stadium - Coronado, CA

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Located at the intersection of B and 2nd Streets n the City of Coronado.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 11/2/2015

last visited: 10/27/2015

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People-Named PlacesCartersville, GA

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Nice quiet town as I visited with lots of history

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/20/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesBartow, GA

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Originally called Cass County, but changed it to Bartow County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/20/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesClaude, TX

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The city of Claude, TX was named for railroad engineer, Claude Ayers, who piloted the first Fort Worth & Denver passenger train here in 1887, when the town name was still "Armstrong City."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesEndicott, New York

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Endicott, New York, a company town constructed for and by the Endicott Johnson Corporation, is named for Henry B. Endicott owner of the Endicott-Johnson Shoe Factory

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/4/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesCentro de Recepción de Visitantes Ben Gabirol - Málaga, Spain

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The Ben Gabirol Visitor Reception Centre is located on a restored Moorish tower in the old Jewish quarter of the historic center of the Andalusian city of Malaga.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Andalucía, Spain

date approved: 9/30/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesDubuque, IA

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The monument stands on the edge of the bluff above Catfish Creek and is historically identified as the grave of Julien Dubuque. It was erected in 1897. Dubuque, Iowa was named after him.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Iowa

date approved: 9/17/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesCumby, TX

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Cumby, TX is a small city in Hopkins County, with roots going back to 1842. It went through several name changes before being named for Colonel Robert H. Cumby in 1886.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/16/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesRhome, TX

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Rhome is a small city in Wise County, TX, with roots going back to the nearby, vanished Prairie Point community. It is named for rancher Byron Crandall Rhome, who was instrumental in bringing the railroad here in 1882.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/3/2015

last visited: 9/20/2015

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People-Named PlacesDavid Allen Memorial Ballpark - Enid, OK

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David Allen Memorial Ballpark, became Enid’s “Field of Dreams.” In the fall of 1996, fundraising efforts began in an effort to build a new baseball field for Enid. Fundraising was boosted when Paul and Joan Allen became interested in underwriting the construction of the ballpark as a memorial to their son David, a former Enid High and American Legion baseball player.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RaineyFam5

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/17/2015

last visited: 8/18/2015

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People-Named PlacesRex T. Barber Veterans Memorial Bridge - Redmond, OR

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This concrete arch bridge, completed in 2000, was dedicated on April 18, 2003 in honor of Rex T. Barber, hometown hero from Culver, OR and a WWII flying ace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 8/10/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesSgt Aubrey Cosens, VC, Memorial Bridge - Latchford, Ontario, Canada

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An arch bridge in memory of a local WWII hero.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Loonwatcher

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 8/10/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesLe Pont Victoria, Montréal/Saint-Lambert, Qc, Canada

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Le pont Victoria, nommé en l'honneur de la Reine Victoria est un pont ferroviaire et routier qui relie Saint-Lambert à Montréal / The Victoria Bridge, named in honor of Queen Victoria is a rail and road bridge linking Saint-Lambert to Montreal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeGrandChrist

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 7/9/2015

last visited: 2/7/2016

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People-Named PlacesMontague, CA

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The city of Montague is named after a railroad engineer who brought a railroad through town in 1887.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 6/15/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesNelson Mandela Square - Johannesburg, South Africa

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Nelson Mandela Square, a community square in Sandton, is named after former President of South Africa Nelson Mandela.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ThePacman

location: Gauteng, South Africa

date approved: 5/17/2015

last visited: 8/27/2015

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People-Named PlacesMichael S. Dukakis South Station Transportation Center - Boston, MA

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Years after then Gov. Michael Dukakis literally saved this wonderful landmark from the wrecking ball, in November 2014, the station was renamed in his honor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/21/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesVincent E. McKelvey Federal Building - Menlo Park, CA

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This federal building resides on the USGS Western Regional Headquarters property in Menlo Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 4/8/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesManderla house - Bratislava, Slovakia

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Commercial and residential building Manderla popularly called the Manderlák is a high-rise building in Bratislava, designed and constructed in the years 1935 - 1936 for businessman and butcher Rudolf Manderla.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rikitan

location: Bratislavský kraj, Slovakia

date approved: 4/2/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesGalilei-Hof - Wien, Austria

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An apartment building named after the mathematician and philosopher Galileo Galilei

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 3/30/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesSir Stanislaus James Building - Castries, Saint Lucia

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Sir Stanislaus James Building is located on the Waterfront in Castries the capital and largest city of Saint Lucia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Saint Lucia

date approved: 3/15/2015

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesDr. A.C. Wathey Cruise Cargo Facility - Philipsburg, Sint Maarten

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The Dr. A.C. Wathey Cruise Cargo Facility comprises of the Dr. A.C. Wathey Pier, the John Craane Cruise Terminal, the Tender Jetty, Capt. Hodges Wharf, and Harbour Point Village.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: St. Martin

date approved: 3/2/2015

last visited: 3/19/2015

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People-Named PlacesJacques Cartier Bridge - Montreal, QC, CAN

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Jacques Cartier Bridge, named after the french explorer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Infra-Blue

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 3/2/2015

last visited: 10/12/2015

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