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Commercial CommemorationsTranscontinental Railroad - Centennial ~ Promontory, Utah

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A monument with four plaques commemorates the centennial of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad at Promontory Summit on May 10, 1869.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsCurfew Tower - 500 Years - Broadway, Barking, London, UK

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The Curfew Tower, or Fire Bell Gate, is almost all that remains of Barking Abbey. It is on the west side of Broadway, on Abbey Green, and forms an entrance to St Margaret's churchyard. In 1960 it celebrated 500 years of existance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsFrontier Homestead State Park - 40 Years ~ Cedar City, Utah

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The Frontier Homestead State Park is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2013.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Utah

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: 5/28/2014

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Commercial CommemorationsCropwell Friends Meetinghouse - 200 Years - Marlton, NJ

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In 2009, Cropwell Friends celebrated the 200-year anniversary of the construction of their meetinghouse with the unveiling of a peace pole to commemorate so sublime an event. I was there for the ceremony!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/8/2013

last visited: 7/9/2009

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Commercial CommemorationsPony Express Memorial - 150th - Sparks NV

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In 1860, Waddell and Majors initiated a twice weekly mail service between St Joseph Missouri and Sacramento CA. This statue in the Legends Mall commemorates the 80 young riders who rode the mail relays through bad weather, poor trails, Indian attack

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sbcamper

location: Nevada

date approved: 9/3/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsAnesthetic Surgery - 50 Years - Hartford, CT

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A plaque on Main and Asylum Streets in Hartford, CT commemorates the 50th anniversary of the first surgical procedure using anesthetic and the discoverer of the procedure, dentist Horace Wells.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/31/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsBig Basin - 100 Years - Boulder Creek, CA

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A quilt to commemorate the centennial of Big Basin State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/29/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsDiscovery of America - 500 Years - San Juan, Puerto Rico

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The Raíces (Roots) Fountain Sculptures were commissioned to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the discovery of America. It is located the end of the promenade of the Paseo de la Princesa in Old San Juan.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Puerto Rico

date approved: 8/29/2013

last visited: 6/16/2014

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Commercial CommemorationsCathedral Church of the Redeemer - 100 Years - Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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The Cathedral Church of the Redeemer is Calgary's oldest Anglican parish. In commemoration of their 100-year anniversary, a new cornerstone was laid.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/19/2013

last visited: 8/3/2014

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Commercial CommemorationsDeclaration of Independence - 200 Years - Philadelphia, PA

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This statue was erected in commemoration of the two hundredth anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. The sculptor is Jacques Lipchitz and the statue of course was completed in 1976.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/19/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsAcademy of Natural Sciences - 175 Years - Philadelphia, PA

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This statue, called Deinonychus, was dedicated April 29, 1987 to commemorate the 175th year of the Academy of Natural Sciences and to honor the Academy Women's Committee for their loyalty and dedication to the institution. Designed by Kent Ullberg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/19/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsDeclaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen - 200 Years - Chartres, France

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A monument commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Declaration of Rights of Man and of the Citizen is located in Place Chatelet in Chartres, France

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 8/10/2013

last visited: 3/9/2014

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Commercial CommemorationsMission San Jose - 115 Years - Fremont, CA

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A plaque putside the museum at Mission San Jose in Fremont, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsOhlone College Deaf Center - 50 Years - Fremont, CA

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A time capsule that celebrates the 5oth anniversary of the Ohlone College Deaf Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/6/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsQueen Victoria's Reign - 50 Years - Kensington Gardens, London, UK

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This marble statue to mark the 50th year of Queen Victoria's reign is located at the new entrance to Kensington Palace. It, like parts of the palace, is recently refurbished and is currently (2013) in pristine condition.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/6/2013

last visited: 9/11/2013

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Commercial CommemorationsKensington Palace Porch - 60 Years - Kensington Palace, London, UK

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A porch was added to the north east face of Kensington Palace to mark the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in 2012.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/5/2013

last visited: 9/11/2013

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Commercial CommemorationsHarvard College - 350 Years - Cambridge, MA

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A plaque and water pump in Harvard Yard mark the colleges 350th anniversary.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsCovent Garden Market - 400 Years - Southampton Street, London, UK

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This relief sculpture with inscription and separate plaque is on the north east side of Southampton Street at its junction with Covent Garden. It marks 400 years of the Covent Garden Market.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/4/2013

last visited: 10/12/2014

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Commercial CommemorationsFirst Company Governor's Foot Guard - 200 Years - Hartford, CT

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A plaque commemorating the 200th anniversary of the First Company Governor's Foot Guard is located on the Rochambeau Boulder on the grounds of the Old State House in Hartford, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsOrland Evangelical Free Church - 100 Years - Orland, CA

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Bench and plaque near the entrance to the Orland Free Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys

location: California

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsWilliam H. Putnam Monument - 80 Years - Hartford, CT

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A tribute to civic leader William H. Putnam is located on the grounds of the Old State House in Hartford, CT

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/2/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsHartford Courant - 200 Years - Hartford, CT

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A plaque outside the gate to the Ancient Burying Ground in Hartford, CT commemorates the 200th anniversary of the Hartford Courant newspaper.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/1/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsGeological Survey of Canada - 150 Years - Calgary, Alberta

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This cairn outside of the offices of the Geological Survey of Canada (Calgary) commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Geological Survey, in 1992. It shows off a large variety of rocks, minerals, and fossils from Western Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Country_Wife

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/28/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsCornish - Windsor Bridge - 100 Years - Cornish, NH

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The Cornish - Windsor Bridge spans the Connecticut River between Cornish NH and Windsor, VT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 7/22/2013

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsEspace commémoratif Joseph-Damase Bégin - 110 Ans - Lac-Etchemin, Qc, Canada

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Le Comité historique de Lac-Etchemin a réalisé ce lieu de mémoire en souvenir d'un homme de vision. The Historical Committee of Lac-Etchemin realized this memorial in memory of a man of vision.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lyturmel

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 7/21/2013

last visited: 10/27/2013

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