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Texas Historical MarkersEast Sandy Community

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A brief history of the East Sandy Community, located along Possum Walk Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFirst Christian Church of Granbury

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Texas Historical Marker at the First Christian Church of Granbury, 2109 W US 377, Granbury, TX, noting its establishment and history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFriendship Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker in the form of a Historic Texas Cemetery Medallion and Plate at the Friendship Cemetery, northeast of Tolar on Friendship Rd, just off of US 377.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/23/2018

last visited: never

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Municipal FlagsStrathcona County Flag - Sherwood Park, Alberta

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Strathcona County's flag flaps proudly in front of the County's Royal Canadian Mounted Police detachment.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsGranbury Opera House - Hood County Courthouse Historic District - Granbury, TX

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Still used as a live concert venue, the Granbury Opera House is at 133 E Pearl St, Granbury, TX, and it is a contributing building in the Hood County Courthouse Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersMitchell Bend Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker at the Mitchell Bend Cemetery in southeast Hood County, very close to the Hood-Somervell County line, noting this as a burial ground for early settlers, with a teaser as to the fate of the cemetery's namesake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersUnion Hill Church

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A simple country church and cemetery. These are what made Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersNuclear Fallout Shelter - Brooklyn, New York

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A nuclear fallout shelter is located in the basement of this large apartment building. The fallout shelter sign is found on the southeast corner of the building along New York Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: New York

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersHuntsville Item

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Located on the front lawn of the Huntsville Item, this marker tells the history of this community's newspaper.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryIra Honeywell - The First Settler - Ottawa, Ontario

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This plaque reveals that Ira Honeywell was the first person to settle in Nepean Township. Cette plaque nous renseigne à propos d'Ira Honeywell, premier colon à s'établir dans le canton de Nepean.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Oklahoma Historical MarkersPat Hennessey - Hennessey, OK

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This bronze historical marker is located in the Pat Hennessey Memorial Gardens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersBath Cemetery

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The community of Bath remains active in the preservation of its history. I found this first hand when I happened to visit on "Homecoming Day 2018".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersWynne House

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Located at 1428 11th Street, this historic home now serves as an Arts Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindEARLIEST Dated Headstone in Granbury Cemetery - Granbury, TX

in First of its Kind

A 2001 Texas Historical Marker at the Granbury Cemetery notes that the earliest dated headstone in the cemetery belongs to John Edwards, who was buried here in 1853.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Australian Historical MarkersSugar Barge Ballina, NSW

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History of cane barges please displaying old cane barge

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stuvic

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationHadrian's Library - Athens - Greece

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Hadrian's Library was created by Roman Emperor Hadrian in AD 132 on the north side of the Acropolis of Athens

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Greece

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: 5/22/2018

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Florida Historical MarkersFirst Federal Tree Farm

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Located at the entrance doorway of Naval Live Oaks in Gulf Islands National Seashore.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Florida

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Florida Historical MarkersThe Good Old Days

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Located at the springs at the end of 91st Dr

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Florida

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Community CommemorationFire Department Centennial - Hennessey, OK

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This display commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Hennessey Fire Department.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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Municipal FlagsPeterborough County

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Peterborough County flag flying outside the Peterborough Airport terminal building

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindAmerica's First Bessemer Steel Mill - Wyandotte, MI

in First of its Kind

This plaque is located in Wyandotte, MI

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LadyKarine

location: Michigan

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSomers Town House a.k.a. Elephant Hotel - Somers, NY

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Somers Town House is also listed as a National Historic landmark as the Elephant Hotel. It is located at 335 Route 202 in Somers, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesCorvallis Hotel - Corvallis, OR

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

A former historic hotel now used for commercial businesses.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsBlanco School - Blanco, TX

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1940 National Youth Administration project

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsPenelope High School - Penelope, TX

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The Works Progress Administration built the Penelope Rural High School, School Dist. 8. The one-story brick building bearing white cement decorations at the top was completed in 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/22/2018

last visited: never

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