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Mississippi Historical MarkersJimmie Rodgers (Father of Country Music) - Meridian, MS

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Part of the Mississippi Country Music trail, this marker is located on Oak Grove Drive just north of Azaela Drive at the Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery where Jimmie is buried.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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Mississippi Historical MarkersPeavey Electronics - Meridian, MS

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Part of the Mississippi Blues Trail marker is located on MS Route 493, in the companies parking lot. Peavey Electronics is one of the largest makers and suppliers of musical instruments, amplifiers and professional audio systems in the world

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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Mississippi Historical MarkersMeridian Rhythm & Blues and Soul Music - Meridian, MS

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Part of the Mississippi Blues Trail, this marker is located at the intersection of 23rd Avenue (Mississippi Route 493) and 6th Street and notes the many influences of Meridian's blues and soul artists.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

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Mississippi Historical MarkersCountry Music Comes of Age - Meridian, MS

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Part of the Mississippi Country Music Trail, this marker is located at the intersection of 22nd Avenue (Mississippi Route 493) and 4th Street.

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location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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Mississippi Historical MarkersElsie McWilliams - Merdian, MS

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Part of the Mississippi Country Music Trail, this Marker is located at the intersection of 5th Street and 20th Avenue. Elsie was the sister of Country Music legend Jimmie Rodgers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

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Mississippi Historical MarkersMerrehope - Meridian, MS

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Marker is located at the intersection of Martin Luther King Junior Drive and 10th Street and notes the previous history during the Civil War.

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location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

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Mississippi Historical MarkersDial House Site - Merdian, MS

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Marker located at the intersection of 30th Avenue and 10th Street notes the original location of the home of a 19th century Meridian industrialist.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

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Mississippi Historical MarkersAlbert King - Indianola, MS

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Part of the Mississippi Blues Trail, this marker is located at the intersection of Front Avenue and Second Street and notes the musical life of guitarman Albert King, half-brother of B.B. King.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

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Mississippi Historical MarkersIrene Magruder - Indianola, MS

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Marker is at the intersection of Front Street Extension and Byas Street and notes the home opened to Civil Rights workers and its subsequent firebombing in 1965.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

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Mississippi Historical MarkersGiles Penny Savers Store - Indianola, MS

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Marker located at the intersection of Church Street and Coates Street notes one of the many places in Indianola that were firebombed in 1965.

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location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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Mississippi Historical MarkersFreedom School Bombing - Indianola, MS

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Located on Jefferson St near the Community Garden, this was the site of a school that was destroyed by arson.

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location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

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Mississippi Historical MarkersMeridian, MS

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Marker located on Front Street at the Meridian Train Depot notes the early history and its role in the Civil War.

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location: Mississippi

date approved: 10/20/2014

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Infamous Crime ScenesCharlotte Dymond Memorial Stone - Roughtor, Camelford, Cornwall

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The murder of Charlotte Dymond is written into the folklore of Bodmin Moor. It has all the ingredients of a classic tragedy; a brutal murder in a desolate location, a pretty young victim and a spurned lover

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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Infamous Crime ScenesKidnapping and captivitiy of Jaycee Dugard - Antioch, CA

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The site where Jaycee Duggard was held for many years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBelen Hotel -- Belen NM

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The Belen Hotel is on the US National Register of Historic Places

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: New Mexico

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: 10/22/2014

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Signs of HistoryPioneer Trail of Methodism - Shorter, AL

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Tablet mounted to large piece of marble rock is located about 3 miles east of Shorter, Alabama on U.S. Highway 80. Notes the early arrival of Methodist minister to preach to the Creek Indians.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersSamuel Tubbs

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Marker recounting the history of Samuel Tubbs, an early settler in the Eden, NY area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersLutheran Church - Eden, NY

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Marker giving the brief history of St Paul's Lutheran Church in Eden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersIsaac Harris

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First settler of Apalachin and delegate to Philadelphia in 1790 settled here.

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location: New York

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersTavern 1831

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Tavern built by pioneer Ransom Steele

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersQuaker Cemetery - Eden, NY

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Marker describing the history of the Quaker Cemetery and nearby Quaker Meeting House in Eden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 10/20/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe San Andreas Fault - Palmdale, CA

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This is one of a few historical markers at a vista point along Highway 14. This one talks about the history of the fault.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/19/2014

last visited: never

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Century FarmsTwo Century Farm, Grimsby Ontario

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The original land of D.Smith and Sons, Two Century Farm, has remained in five generations of Smith ownership since 1788. The farm has grown due to diligent farming practices and the commitment of the Smith Family.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Skyecat

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/19/2014

last visited: 10/19/2014

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Arkansas Historical Markers The Spring - Mock Park - Prairie Grove AR

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This plaque, in the middle of Mock Park, tells the history of this still-active spring.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Where's George

location: Arkansas

date approved: 10/19/2014

last visited: never

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South Carolina Historical Markers32 31 - Lewie Chapel / The Lewie Family

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Historical marker in Gilbert, SC that was once called Lewiedale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gpsblake

location: South Carolina

date approved: 10/19/2014

last visited: never

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