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Alabama Historical MarkersDr. Watkins House - Burnt Corn, AL

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Located on Conecuh County Rd 5, about a mile north of CR-15, notes the house and life of a prominent doctor and politician, John Watkins.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersLouina

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On AL 22 just east of the Tallapoosa River bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersFirst School in Conecuh County - Burnt Corn, AL

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Located on Conecuh County Road 15, east of County Road 5 this marker notes the former location of the first school in this rural county.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersAlabama Baptist Children’s Home Site - Evergreen, AL

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Former location of widows and orphans home located at the intersection of S. Main St and Cemetery Ave in front of the old Evergreen Junior High School gymnasium.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersWedhadkee Yarn Mills

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On AL 22 at Wehadkee Creek in Rock Mills.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Alabama Historical MarkersSite of the Warren Reese House

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Located on South Decatur Street at Scott Street, this marker notes former location of a Confederate Colonel and later mayor of Montgomery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hoteltwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersWilliam Byrd's Camp

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Located not far from the North Carolina border and south of Ridgeway on US 220.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Virginia Historical MarkersManeuvering to the North Anna River

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A battle after Spotsylvania Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersJohn Colter

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In Grand Teton National Park at Colter Bay.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Wyoming

date approved: 3/22/2015

last visited: never

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Time CapsulesWill Rogers Time Capsule - Claremore, OK

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This time capsule lies beneath a plaque located in downtown Claremore.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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South Carolina Historical MarkersSnider House

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On SC 6/267 in downtown Elloree.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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South Carolina Historical MarkersLucile Ellerbe Godbold

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On US 321 in Estill.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Promenade - Binghamton, NY

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The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Promenade and Park is a section of the Riverwalk on the east side of the Chenango River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Histoires de France (French historical markers)Hôtel Salé - Paris

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[FR] Pierre Aubert, seigneur de Fontenay, acheta le 16 mai 1656 un terrain afin d’y faire construire son hôtel particulier. [EN] The hôtel particulier that houses the collection was built between 1656 and 1659 for Pierre Aubert, seigneur de Fontenay.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisPuits de 1584 - Colmar, Alsace, France

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This old well near the Dominican church dates from 1584.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Alsace, France

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsLiberty Hall/Memorial Auditorium - Downtown Wellington Historic District - Wellington, KS

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Built as a Memorial to World War I veterans

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSt. Mary's Protestant Episcopal Church – North East, Maryland

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Historic Episcopal Church in North East, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Allied Aircraft Operating from the British Isles to Shoot Down an Enemy Plane - RAF Museum, Hendon, London, UK

in First of its Kind

The Lockheed Hudson was the FIRST Allied aircraft, operating from the British Isles, to shoot down an enemy aircraft in World War II. This is recorded in the RAF Museum's website and on the information board (see photos) next to the plane.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Aircraft to Capture a U-Boat - RAF Museum, Hendon, London, UK

in First of its Kind

The Lockheed Hudson was the FIRST aircraft to capture a U-Boat. It happened on 21st August 1941. The event is recorded on the RAF Museum's website and on an information board next to the aircraft in the RAF Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySporvogn linie 14 - Vesterbro, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Tram line 14, Vesterbro, Copenhagen, Denmark

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member team Sikko

location: Denmark

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Ymir Hospital - Ymir, BC

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In the campground/rest area on Ymir's main street are several history signs, photographs and murals outlining the history of Ymir. This one tells of the Ymir hospital which burned under suspicious circumstances in 1929.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryCarrollton Black Cemetery - Carrollton, TX

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This marker stands next to a Texas Historical Marker by the same name, both just within the fence that surrounds the cemetery, to the right of the gate.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: 9/19/2014

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersEvangelische Kirche - Greifenstein-Ulm, Hessen, Germany

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The Protestant church in Greifenstein-Ulm dates from medieval times.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eibacher Kuckuck

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersEvangelische Kapelle - Greifenstein-Allendorf, Hessen, Germany

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This small late romanic chapel is a protected building

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eibacher Kuckuck

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersEvangelische Kirche - Bissenberg, Hessen, Germany

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The Protestant church in Bissenberg was built in Romanic style. It is a protected building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eibacher Kuckuck

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 3/21/2015

last visited: never

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