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UK Historical MarkersThe Bell -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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The ship's bell of the famous tea clipper ship Cutty Sark has an interesting history, related in a plaque at the bell

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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UK Historical MarkersStar of India -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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The ship's emblem of the famous tea clipper ship Cutty Sark has an interesting history, related in a plaque nearby

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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UK Historical MarkersGreen and Black Tea Types and Manufacture -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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These three panels explain some tea basics in the hold of the famous tea clipper ship Cutty Sark

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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UK Historical MarkersFrom Luxury to Necessity -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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A panel in the hold of the famous tea clipper ship Cutty Sark explains how tea went from a luxury to a necessity in Britain

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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UK Historical MarkersUnloading in London -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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A panel in the hold of the famous tea clipper ship Cutty Sark explains the history of the famous East India Tea Docks in London, where tea was unloaded for nearly 150 years

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Suez Canal -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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A panel in the hold of the famous tea clipper ship Cutty Sark explains how the opening of the Suez Canal ended the era of the great Tea Clipper ships

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Opium Wars -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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A panel in the hold of the famous tea clipper ship Cutty Sark explains how Opium mixed (or, depending on your perspective, didn't mix) with tea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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UK Historical MarkersRock Elm Plank -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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A panel in the concrete dry dock visitor center underneath the Cutty Sark gives the history of the longest plank on the ship

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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Texas Historical MarkersMcLarry Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker noting the 1851 establishment of the McLarry Cemetery, including some prominent local area burials. The cemetery is located just east of US 75 on Collin County Road 273.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersHauptbahnhof Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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[DE] Koblenz Hauptbahnhof ist ein Kreuzungsbahnhof in Koblenz und die Drehscheibe des Bahnverkehrs im Rhein-Mosel-Lahn-Gebiet. [EN] Koblenz Central Station is a junction station in Koblenz and the hub of rail transport in the Rhein-Mosel-Lahn area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 9/19/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Greenwich Foot Tunnel -- Greenwich Pier, Greenwich, London, UK

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A panel near the Greenwich Foot Tunnel building on Greenwich Pier explains the history of this important pedestrian infrastructure improvement

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: 7/21/2016

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UK Historical MarkersThe Fosse - Lancaster Street, Lewes, UK

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This terrace of seven houses is located on the north side of Lancaster Street, opposite Sun Street, in Lewes. The houses were built on the site of "The Fosse" that was part of a Roman camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesWayne County Civil War Memorial

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This monument depicts a Union soldier with pack and gun at parade rest. The monument faces the courthouse in downtown Wooster, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member redwolf5

location: Ohio

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Bay of Quinte Railway Erinsville Station - Erinsville, ON

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Marker recounting the history of the Erinsville railroad station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: 9/10/2016

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TimelinesTea Timeline -- Cutty Sark, Greenwich Pier, London, UK

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A tea timeline from 1682 to 1870, on the tea-hold deck of the Cutty Sark

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: 9/20/2016

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Graves in McLarry Cemetery - McKinney, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at the front of McLarry Cemetery -- east of US 75 on Collin County Road 273 -- notes that the earliest marked burials here are of two children, Henry E. and Adella M. Hall, who died on the same day in 1870.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesAshton Viaduct - Lincoln / Cumberland RI

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The Ashton Viaduct spans the Blackstone River

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersTenth Street Historic District Freedmen's Town

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This marker stands in front of the N. W. Harllee Early Childhood Center on E. 8th Street in Dallas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: 9/17/2016

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BattlefieldsBattle of Fishguard - Fishguard, Pembrokeshire, Wales.

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The Battle of Fishguard is commemorated by a large circular Mosaic titled The French Invasion of Fishguard 1797. The scenes from the last invasion of Britain feature on this Mosaic located at, Goodwick Sands, Fishguard, Pembrokeshire, South Wales

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/18/2016

last visited: 9/21/2016

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersMaria Magdalena - Bonn-Schwarzrheindorf, NRW, Germany

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Statue von Maria Magdalena am Pastorat von Schwarzrheindorf.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member argus1972

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 9/17/2016

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsMonroe County Publishers Office - Water Street Commercial Historic District - Sparta, WI

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Built some time between 1921 and 1931, this building originally housed the newspaper the Monroe County Democrat. Today it houses radio stations to include COW Country (WCOW FM) and the local ESPN Radio.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 9/17/2016

last visited: never

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Time CapsulesWar Memorial Time Capsule - Cardinal, ON

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A time capsule located in the memorial wall of the Cardinal War Memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/17/2016

last visited: never

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Historic TreesLonesome Hickory - Shady Cove, OR

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This historic tree resides just off Hwy 62 and a little south of Shady Cove.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 9/17/2016

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Presbytère de L'Ange-Gardien - L'Ange-Gardien,

in Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)

Le presbytère de l'Ange-Gardien (maintenant l'hôtel de ville) été construit en 1915. Il est situé sur l'avenue Royal, dans la communauté de l'Ange-Gardien.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/17/2016

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Chapelle de procession Saint-Roch - L'Ange-Gardien, Québec

in Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)

La chapelle de procession Saint-Roch est un petit édifice religieux bâti avant 1753. Elle est située sur l'avenue Royale à 335 mètres à l'ouest de l'Église de l'Ange-Gardien.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/17/2016

last visited: never

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