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La Famille BonaparteLe château de Pont-de-Briques - Saint Léonard - France

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[EN] The castle of Pont-de-Briques, a headquarters of Napoleon 1st [FR] Le château de Pont-de-Briques, un quartier général de Napoléon 1er

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/22/2016

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Signs of HistoryKnabenschule Mayen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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[DE] Knabenschule in Mayen. [EN] Boys school in Mayen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMühlenturm - Mayen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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The mill tower is one of two surviving until today towers in the fortification of Mayen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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Underground Railroad SitesDorsey-Jones House - Florence, MA

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Dorsey-Jones House is located at 191 Nonotuck Street in the Florence section of Northampton, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersEarly Cemetery - Summerhill, NY

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This small cemetery has graves from 1806 to 1905 including a soldier from the Revolutionary War, Jesse Woodard.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersFormer Home of State Senator - Locke, NY

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"Charles J. Hewitt...was an American businessman, banker and politician"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersWorld War II - Owego, NY

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Sign marking the Owego home of a World War II plane crash survivor, Cpl. Margaret J. Hastings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsFishguard Fort - Lower Fishguard, Pembrokeshire, Wales.

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The Napoleonic Fort at Fishguard was completed 1781. Armed with eight nine-pounder guns which were fired to warn off approaching French ships during the attempted French invasion of 1797. The Fort is located in Lower Fishguard, Pembrokeshire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical Markers"Edgefields" - Owego, NY

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The Mersereau family settled in the area after the Revolutionary War. Their name is found on roads and parks, and historic signs. Several family members are buried in the Riverside Cemetery in Endicott.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical Markers1st State Road in Town of Virgil - Virgil, NY

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This sign is in the center of Virgil on West State Road where it meets route 392.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersEast Virgil - Virgil, NY

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This sign tells of a hamlet, East Virgil, washed away in the 1856 flood.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersBirthplace of Charles Mason - Pompey, NY

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Charles Mason was "the cadet who graduated first in the class of 1829 at the United States Military Academy at West Point, ahead of future Confederate Army commander Robert E. Lee."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersPratt's Falls - Pompey, NY

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The falls is 137 feet, but the view from the top is obscured by vegetation. The mill pond is still there.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersDisciples Church - Pompey, NY

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This sign is by the church in Pompey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesHarvard Forest - Petersham, MA

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The Harvard Forest was acquired by Harvard University in 1908 and used as an experiment station by the University's School of Forestry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersCamp Susquehanna - Binghamton, NY

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The 137th Regiment trained here, and defended Culps Hill in Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersSt. Paul's Chapel - New York, NY

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A state marker at the main entrance to St. Paul's Church in New York City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersTheodore Roosevelt Birthplace - New York, NY

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A state marker on the building where the president was born in 1858.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersThe Plaza Hotel - New York, NY

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A state historical marker on the north side of the famous Plaza Hotel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersMillard Fillmore - Summerhill, NY

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"New York Millard Fillmore was born here in 1800"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersKnabenschule Mayen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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[DE] Knabenschule in Mayen. [EN] Boys school in Mayen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersZerbster Str. 34 - Dessau - ST - Germany

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Wohn und Geschäftshaus in Dessaus Altstadt

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mr&Mrs_Right

location: Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersFort Robinson

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Tells us about the blockhouse built by Isaac Robinson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBorder Grays

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William Gunn as commander.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/23/2016

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMark Twain Family

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A sign telling about Mark Twains grandparents.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 8/22/2016

last visited: 8/23/2016

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