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UK Historical MarkersPaspahegh Indians - Charles City, Virginia

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Marker with information on Native American tribe and their often violent interaction with early English settlers on the Virginia Capital Trail near Charles City, Virginia

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersWowinchapunche - Williamsburg, Virginia

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Historical marker with information on an American Indian chief, his tribe and interaction with early English settlers, located along the Virginia Capital Trail near Williamsburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsCanterbury Castle -- Canterbury, Kent, UK

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A Norman fortification started by William the Conqueror is an afterthought in this town more famous for the Canterbury Cathedral

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: 7/22/2016

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World War II SitesCanadian Car & Foundry - Thunder Bay, Ontario

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Canadian Car & Foundry was the main plant of Canada's largest manufacturer during the Second World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Historic Hand Operated Sluice Gates The Abbot's Mill Dam Gates -- Canterbury, Kent, UK

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A historic marker and some water infrastructure at the River Great Stour preserves the history of the Abbot's Mill, destroyed accidentally in 1933, that had previously stood here for 800 years

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: 7/22/2016

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Commercial CommemorationsQueen Elizabeth II - 25 years - Castle Banks, Lewes, UK

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This circular metal plaque is attached to a wall on the east side of Castle Banks in Lewes. Strangely, the plaque says "built by public subscription" but it is not clear what was built! Was it the wall or, more likely, the bowling green beyond it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsSimplon Pass Road - 200 Years - Simplon, VS, Switzerland

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A memorial near the summit of Simplon Pass commemorating the bicentennial of the construction of the pass road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Wallis (VS), Switzerland

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsSt. Theodore Catholic Church - 100 years - Flint Hill, MO

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Current church building built 1900, school built 1913, and the parish hall in 2000.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsConference of Defence Associations - Ottawa, ON

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The commerating plaque in the lobby of Château Laurier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Commercial Commemorations500th Anniversary of the Worshipful Company of Bakers -- Monument Place, City of London, UK

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To commemorate their quincentennial, The Worshipful Company of Bakers erected a historic plaque near the site where a baker started the Great Fire of 1666

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: 9/27/2016

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Commercial CommemorationsCalvery United Methodist Church - 100 - San Jose, CA

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A plaque marking the 100 anniversary of the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryUnion Tablet N. 42 - Morris' Brigade, French's Division - Sharpsburg, MD

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Tablet No. 42 describing the position of Morris' Brigade, French's Division is located on the north side of the sunken road known as Bloody Lane on the Antietam National Battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryUnion Tablet N. 43 - Weber's Brigade, French's Division - Sharpsburg, MD

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Union Tablet No. 43 describing the position of Weber's Brigade, French's Division is located on the north side of the sunken road known as Bloody Lane on the Antietam National Battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryUnion Tablet N. 40 - French's Division, Second Army Corps - Sharpsburg, MD

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Tablet No. 40 describing the position and actions of French's Division, Second Army Corps is located on the north side of the sunken road known as Bloody Lane on the Antietam National Battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryConfederate Tablet No. 338, Jackson's Command, Rodes' Brigade, D.H. Hill's Division - Sharpsburg, MD

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Confederate Tablet No. 338 describes the location and actions of Jackson's Command, Rodes' Brigade, D.H. Hill's Division at Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg, MD.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryUnion Tablet No. 74, Sixth Corps, Irwin's Brigade, Smith's Division- Sharpsburg, MD

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Tablet No. 74 describing the position and actions of the Sixth Corps, Irwin's Brigade, Smith's Division is located on the north side of the sunken road known as Bloody Lane on the Antietam National Battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySchneider von Ulm - Ulm, Germany, BW

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At the 'Adlerbastei' in Ulm, Germany, Baden-Württemberg exists an old Sign of History remind of 'Albrecht Ludwig Berblinger' better known as 'Schneider von Ulm' (Tailor of Ulm).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySt.Kastor-Basilika - Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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The Basilica of St. Kastor, also called Kastorkirche, is a Catholic church in the old town of Koblenz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryLiebfrauenkirche - Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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The Church of Our Lady is a Catholic church in the center of the old town of Koblenz. It shapes the other two Romanesque churches, the former collegiate churches of St. Kastor and St. Florin, the silhouette of the Old Town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: 9/27/2016

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Signs of HistorySpätbarockes Wohnhaus - Mehlgasse Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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Late Baroque residence in the Mehlgasse in Koblenz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryPfarrhaus Liebfrauen - Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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The parish of Our Lady is the oldest parish in Koblenz. Here began the early Middle Ages the Christian life in Koblenz. For centuries, the Church of Our Lady was the central parish of Koblenz citizens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySchöffenhaus - Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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The Schöffenhaus was the seat of kurtrierischen Schöffengerichts for the city of Koblenz. Built in the late Gothic style from 1528 to 1530 building now houses part of the Middle Rhine Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySt.Florins-Kirche Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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The Florin Church is a Protestant church in the old town of Koblenz. Built in 1100 and the city's skyline with dominant church building belonged to the Canons of St. Florin, which was secularised in 1802.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryAlte Burg - Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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[DE] Die Alte Burg ist eine ehemalige kurfürstliche Wasserburg in Koblenz aus dem 13. Jahrhundert. [EN] Die Alte Burg ist eine ehemalige kurfürstliche Wasserburg in Koblenz aus dem 13. Jahrhundert.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryArmillary Dial -- Royal Observatory, Greenwich, London, UK

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A sign near this armillary dial explains its significance at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich. Hint: It's not just a pretty garden thing for birds to sit on

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/26/2016

last visited: 9/27/2016

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