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UK Historical MarkersAll Saints Cemetery Nunhead, Linden Grove, London, UK

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This London Borough of Southwark blue plaque is located at the Linden Grove entance to Nunhead Cemetery to the left of the gates when entering the grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/21/2018

last visited: never

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsMémorial du 19 mars 1962 - Guerre d'Algérie - Vinon sur Verdon, Paca, France

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Mémorial du 19 mars 1962

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 1/21/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesCamp Gordon Johnston - Training Area - Carrabelle, Florida, USA.

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Camp Gordon Johnston was a World War II US Army amphibious training base. A Historic Marker & Museum now stand as a monument to the 250,000 Men & Women that served & trained at Camp Gordon Johnston, Training area, Carrabelle Beach, Northern Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 1/21/2018

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesOld Sherman Public Library - Sherman, TX

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Carnegie Library Building was constructed in 1914-1915. It was designed in a Classical Revival style by local architect John Tulloch. The library moved in 1973 and the building became the Sherman Historical Museum in 1976.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 1/21/2018

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesLe Sentier du Souvenir

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Le 27 mars 1944, le bombardier B 17 américain “Big Red”, en feu, survole Aizenay. Il s’écrase à la lisière de la forêt.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Zam's

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 1/21/2018

last visited: 7/30/2016

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National Scenic BywaysBig Bend Scenic Byway - Camp Gordon Johnston - Carrabelle, Florida, USA.

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Camp Gordon Johnston was a World War II US Army amphibious training center, now home to a WWII Museum, & Historic Marker. Located on US 98 / Big Bend Scenic Byway - Coastal trail, at Carrabelle Beach, Northern Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 1/21/2018

last visited: never

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National Scenic BywaysBig Bend Scenic Byway - Chapman Botanical Garden - Apalachicola, Florida, USA.

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The Chapman Botanical Garden - A tribute to the noted Florida botanist, Dr. Alvin Wentworth Chapman. Located in the City of Apalachicola the gateway town of the Big Bend Scenic Byway, which runs along the Gulf Coast of the Florida Panhandle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 1/21/2018

last visited: never

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InukshuksBuffalo Zoo Inukshuk

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Located in the Arctic Edge exhibit

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: New York

date approved: 1/21/2018

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsQueen Elizabeth II - 25 Years - Cauldon, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.

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A memorial cairn and seat to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in 1977.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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Flags of OrganizationsBarton plc - High Road - Chilwell, Nottinghamshire

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Barton plc flag on Barton House, Chilwell. Barton Transport was a bus company that operated in Nottinghamshire from 1908 until 1989.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBirge, Capt. Noble Allan, House - Sherman, TX

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The house built in 1896 is an unusual example of a transitional Queen Anne/Colonial Revival dwelling noteworthy for its exaggerated Classical detailing.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Post-Prohibition Liquor License Granted in Texas, Hunter TX

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A state historic marker at Riley's Tavern, the oldest business in the town of Hunter and the holder of liquor license 00001, which was granted to this tavern at the end of Prohibition.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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Historic FortsThe Castle of Molivos

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The castle of Molivos is located on top of a mountain at Northern Lesvos.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Greece

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryV Division: The Aviation Gang - North Carolina Battleship Museum - Wilmington, NC

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My Uncle flew one of these in WWII. He launched off a cruiser. He recovered down fighter pilots during air battles.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: North Carolina

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesMission Nuestra Senora de los Delores de los Ais -- San Augustine TX

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The WPA wrote several lines about Mission Dolores, in early East Texas mission founded by the Spanish to hold down the king of Spain's claim to this part of East Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesCartwright House -- San Augustine TX

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The home of Matthew Cartwright earned a mention in the WPA Guide to Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesBlount House -- San Augustine TX

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The home of Col. S. W. Blount earned a brief mention in the 1940 WPA Guide to Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSan Augustine, TX

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The deeply historic Texas town of San Augustine gets 3 paragraphs in the WPA guide to Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesNacogdoches, TX

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The WPA writers spent some time on the late 1930s in Nacogdoches, and wrote a very nice sketch of the town in their WPA Guide to Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesOld Stone Fort Museum -- Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches TX

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The Old Stone Fort Museum earned a mention in the WPA Guide to Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesStephen F. Austin State Teacher's College -- Nacogdoches TX

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The WPA writers wrote about Stephen F. Austin State Teacher's College in their 1940 WPA Guide.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSite of Mission Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe -- Nacogdoches TX

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The site of Mission Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe in Nacogdoches TX earned a mention from the WPA writers in their Guide to Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSite of the Battle of Fredonia -- E of Nacogdoches TX

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The Fredonian Rebellion and the battle that ended it is mentioned by the WPA writers in the Nacogdoches section of the WPA guide

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: 12/2/2017

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Florida Historical MarkersEdward Waters College Original Site

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Located on Lisle Ave near Clay St.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Florida

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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Florida Historical MarkersThe Scott Massacre

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Located in Clyde Hopkins Municipal Park near the river.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Florida

date approved: 1/20/2018

last visited: never

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