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First of its KindFIRST -- Astronomer Royal, John Flamsteed, Royal Observatory, Greenwich, London, UK

in First of its Kind

John Flamsteed, appointed in 1676 by King Charles II was the first Astronomer Royal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: 7/21/2016

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Community CommemorationEdward Bolender Centennial Memorial Park - Canadian Centennial - Elmira, ON

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Elmira Park dedicated to the Canadian Centennial

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Cathédrale de Saint-Hyacinthe-le-Confesseur - Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec

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La Cathédrale de Saint-Hyacinthe-le-Confesseur, construite entre 1878 et 1880 d'après les plans et devis de l'architecte Adolphe Lévesque, est située rue Girouard Ouest, à Saint-Hyacinthe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Église de Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire - Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec

in Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)

L'église de Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire, construite entre 1858 et 1861, d'après les plans et devis de l’architecte Victor Bourgeau, est située sur la rue Girouard Ouest, à Saint-Hyacinthe. À noter que la cloche qui se trouvait à l'extérieur a été enlevé pour une période indéterminée.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Coaster in the UK. to have beyond vertical drop - Pembrokeshire, Wales.

in First of its Kind

Speed: No Limits - A steel Roller Coaster opened in 2006 & the first Coaster in the UK. to have beyond vertical drop, Located at Oakwood Theme Park, Narberth, Pembrokeshire, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: 9/21/2016

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Exact ReplicasLewis & Clark Keel Boat - Nebraska City NE

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A full sized replica keel boat cam be found at the Lewis and Clark Missouri River Visitors Center ran by the National Parks Service in Nebraska City Nebraska. There is also a 32 foot cutaway pirogue on display along with many other interesting activities and displays in the center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Nebraska

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: 7/15/2003

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBerkeley Mill Village - Cumberland RI

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The mill village of Berkeley, Rhode Island, was established by the Berkeley Company, textile manufacturers, in the Blackstone River Valley in l872.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesLarrabee's Point Complex - Shoreham VT

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Larrabee's Point Complex consists of a house, a wharf, a ferry dock and a three-story stone building that were the nucleus of an important nineteenth century transportation and commercial outpost along Lake Champlain.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Vermont

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesMain Street Historic District - Woonsocket RI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Main Street Historic District is a one-half-mile-long, gently curved section of the most prominent thoroughfare in the city of Woonsocket's central business district.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesAshton Historic District - Cumberland RI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

In 1863 the Lonsdale- Company purchased more land on the Cumberland side, surrounding the railroad tracks, and ‘in 1867 it erected a large new brick mill and a group of brick workers’ houses.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesOld Ashton Historic District - Lincoln RI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Old Ashton is the oldest and smallest of Lincoln's factory villages

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesProspect Hotel - Prospect, OR

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

This historic bed and breakfast is located in downtown Prospect.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesFountain of Youth Archeological Park - St. Augustine, FL

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park, located in historic St. Augustine, Florida, was added to the National Register on June 13, 2016.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSt. Augustine National Cemetery - St. Augustine, FL

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

St. Augustine National Cemetery is located on the grounds of the active military installation known as St. Francis Barracks. It is administered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and is currently closed to new interments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesFirst Congregational Church - Orwell VT

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The building is one of the most outstanding examples of Greek Revival style ecclesiastical architecture in Vermont.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Vermont

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesCentral Parish Church - Yarmouth, ME

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Now the First Universalist Church, the congregation of this church has come full circle, from Universalist to Congregationalist to Universalist.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesNorth Yarmouth Academy - Yarmouth, ME

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Of the many secondary education established in New England in the nineteenth century, North Yarmouth Academy is one of the few which survive to this day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBankhead Highway - Tempe, Arizona

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

This is a surviving one mile section of the Bankhead Highway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member rjmcdonough1

location: Arizona

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesMuir Woods National Monument - Mill Valley, California

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

This area is also known as the Muir Woods National Monument Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesHarris Mill - Woonsocket RI

in American Guide Series

The Harris Mill was built in stages 1846, 1861, and 1876

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersNaturkundemuseum - Dessau - ST - Germany

in Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument Registers

Das Museum befindet sich am Hauptverkehrsknotenpunkt in Dessau, der Museumskreuzung.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mr&Mrs_Right

location: Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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Plane Crash SitesB-24 Liberator, Pepin, WI 1944

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An inexperienced pilot and bad weather doomed this flight.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Telomere

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersGus Wilson

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Texas Historical Marker at the grave of philanthropist Gus Wilson (and his dog, Joe), in the Wilson Family Cemetery, Chambersville, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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Australian Historical MarkersADM Arthur Phillip RN -- Watling Street, St Paul's Churchyard, London, UK

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The memorial and bust in honour of Admiral Arthur Phillip of the Royal Navy, discoverer of the site of Sydney and the founder of Australia, near St. Paul's Cathedral in London

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: 7/21/2016

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Australian Historical MarkersThe George Roper - Pt lonsdale , Victoria

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A sign near the Pt Lonsdale Pier

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: never

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