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Wagon Roads and TrailsSkillman Mail Route -- Presidio TX

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The state historic marker for Captain Henry Skillman at St Francis Plaza in downtown Presidio TX details how he opened mail service between San Antonio and El Paso in 1851 on a mail route he named for himself

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: never

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Ontario Heritage PropertiesLondon Tower - London, Ontario

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The address is 379 Dundas Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: never

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South Carolina Historical MarkersLeroy Springs House SCHM 29-17

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This historical marker in Lancaster, SC markers the home of a prominent citizen of Lancaster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersJeff Davis County

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The 1936 Centennial state historic marker for Jeff Davis County in a roadside park south of Fort Davis Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- Recorded Wagon Crossing into Texas, US 67/90 E of Marfa TX

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One of two historic markers about 1/2 mile east of Marfa on the US 67/90, this marker preserves the history of the first recorded wagon crossing into Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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First of its KindFIRST -- European to traverse Paisano Pass, US 67/90 13 miles E of Marfa TX

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A 1936 Texas Centennial pink granite block feature marker at Paisano Pass on the US 67/90 east of Marfa names the first European explorer to traverse Paisano Pass

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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First of its KindOLDEST Dated Marker in Allison Cemetery - Gordonville, TX

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A 1997 Texas Historical Marker at the front of Allison Cemetery, near Gordonville in rural Cooke County, TX, notes that the oldest dated grave marker in the cemetery belongs to a 53-year-old man who was buried in 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: never

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisFort National - Saint-Malo - Ille-et-Vilaine - France

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[FR] Le Fort National est un bastion situé sur une île de Saint-Malo. L'île est accessible à marée basse. [EN] Fort National is a bastion located on an island of Saint-Malo. The island is accessible at low tide.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: 1/24/2017

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisChâteau Médiéval - Le Castellet, France

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Le château de Le Castellet est situé sur la Place du Champ-de-Bataille de la commune française de le Castellet.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

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

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: never

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Historic United Methodist Sites30 -- First Methodist Church of Fort Davis -- Fort Davis TX

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The First United Methodist Church of Fort Davis is a historic United Methodist Church site

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2017

last visited: 12/23/2016

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Wagon Roads and TrailsChihuahua Trail -- Paisano Pass, US 67/90 13 Miles E of Marfa TX

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A 1936 Texas Centennial pink granite block feature marker at Paisano Pass on the US 67/90 east of Marfa names the first European explorer to traverse Paisano Pass along what 160 years later would become the Chihuahua Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersPaisano Pass

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A 1936 Texas Centennial pink granite block feature marker at Paisano Pass on the US 67/90 east of Marfa

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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Florida Historical MarkersThe Largest Orange Grove in the World

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Located on Gillette Ave at the track for Greco Middle School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Florida

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: never

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Florida Historical MarkersSt. Peter Claver Catholic School

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Located in front of the school at Governor and Scott Sts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Florida

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST --- School for Hispanic Children in Marfa, Marfa TX

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A state historic marker in front of the former Blackwell School in Marfa helps preserve the history of this former Latino-only school

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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First of its KindFIRST - Stone Pine - Kew Gardens, London, UK

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This Stone Pine was the first to be planted in Kew Gardens in 1846. It has an unusual look as it was first kept as a potted plant before being put in the ground.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersJames Buchanan Gillett

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The state historic grave marker for James Buchanan Gillett at Marfa Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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UK Historical MarkersShepshed Co-operative Society Garages - Loughborough Road - Shepshed, Leicestershire

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Shepshed Co-Operative Society Garages, Loughborough Road, Shepshed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFort Davis

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This 1936 Centennial Highway marker has had its bronze plaque replaced, but still stands at Fort Davis National Historic Site in Fort Davis

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersRuins of Fort Lancaster

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The 1936 gray granite state historic marker for the ruins of Fort Lancaster in front of the flagpole at the middle of the fort's old parade ground

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersPresidio - Oldest Town in America

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One of two historic markers about 1/2 mile east of Marfa on the US 67/90

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersMarfa Stockyards

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This state historic marker is located on the remnants of the Marfa Stockyards, which still sees limited use in 2016

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersPresidio County

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One of two historic markers in this pull-out east of Marfa

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersGrierson-Sproule House

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The state historic marker for the Grierson-Sproule House in Fort Davis Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersDavid Crockett

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The impressive 1936 pink granite memorial to David Crockett that stands on the Crockett County Courthouse Square is an official state historic marker

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2017

last visited: 12/22/2016

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