Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
History
 non-user category
Description:
Historic places include districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects that are significant in local or world history, architecture, archeology, engineering, and culture.
Subcategories:
Historical Markers (49591)Underground Railroad Sites (184)
U.S. National Register of Historic Places (14534)Homesteads (180)
NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings (7752)Childhood Homes (178)
Highways and Byways (3004)Pictographs (147)
First of its Kind (2971)Remains of Settlements (147)
American Guide Series (2408)In Search of the Celts (128)
War (History) (2383)Vintage Ad Locations (122)
Time Capsules (1261)Olympic Memorabilia (118)
People (History) (1230)Historic Trees (113)
Canadian National Historic Sites (945)German-American Heritage Sites (112)
Tragic Sites (813)Inukshuks (107)
Exact Replicas (738)Religious Freedom (106)
Preserved Architectural Remnants and Ruins (736)Historic Preservation Awards (101)
Victorian Post Boxes (730)Irish-American Historic Places (101)
Austrian and Swiss National Heritage Sites (658)Spanish Heritage (99)
Ancient Roman Civilization (600)Trail of Tears (98)
WPA Projects (551)Century Farms (97)
Municipal Flags (548)Names From the Bible (96)
Community Commemoration (543)Nations Within Nations (88)
World Heritage Sites (513)Presidential Birthplaces (77)
Portuguese Inventory of Architectural Patrimony (448)Gender Separated Entrances (74)
Guest Books (432)Defunct Amusement Parks (68)
Património Português (Portuguese Heritage) (429)Antarctic Points of Interest (57)
Ontario Heritage Properties (420)Pirates (53)
Ghost Towns (331)Michigan Centennial Farms (45)
Flags of Organizations (319)Improved Order of Red Men (40)
National Trust U.K. (283)Saskatchewan Heritage Properties (36)
Last of its Kind (263)Maori Historic Sites (32)
Petrosomatoglyphs (236)'Marry Me' Markers (31)
Spirit of '76 (234)Old World Originals (26)
New World Ancient Evidence (201)Nova Scotia Heritage Properties (12)
New Zealand Historic Places (185)Korean Historic Sites (12)
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying History

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 99175 Page: 9 of 3967 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Historic Route 66 - Britten Water Tower - Groom, Texas, USA.view gallery
Log it!

National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Britten Water Tower - Groom, Texas, USA.

in National Scenic Byways

A really cool Wonky Water Tower - Britten USA, Leaning Water Tower. Looks as if its about to fall over, 2 of the legs are actually off the ground. This Mother Road attraction, is still standing alongside Historic Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Historic Route 66 - Bug Ranch - Conway, Texas, USA.view gallery
Log it!

National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Bug Ranch - Conway, Texas, USA.

in National Scenic Byways

Six Volkswagen Beetles half-buried nose-first in the ground, at the Bug Ranch, a spoof of the more famous Cadillac Ranch. The Slug Bugs are located East of Amarillo Texas on the South side of the Interstate-40 & Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Post Office Mural - Endicott, NYview gallery
Log it!

WPA ProjectsPost Office Mural - Endicott, NY

in WPA Projects

WPA Mural in Post Office of the building of Endicott in 1901

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for 50 Years 'Baden-Württemberg' - Ulm, Germany, BWview gallery
Log it!

Community Commemoration50 Years 'Baden-Württemberg' - Ulm, Germany, BW

in Community Commemoration

This is a monument for the 50th anniversary of the German state (Bundesland) 'Baden-Württemberg' which was founded at 25th April 1952. The monument is located at a park called 'Ehinger Anlagen' in Ulm, Germany, Baden-Württemberg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Whitefish Rising - Whitefish, MTview gallery
Log it!

Community CommemorationWhitefish Rising - Whitefish, MT

in Community Commemoration

Depot Park is so named for its location in front of the old Great Northern Railway Depot, now a National Historic Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Arbre du millenaire de Savoie. Aix les Bains. Franceview gallery
Log it!

Community CommemorationArbre du millenaire de Savoie. Aix les Bains. France

in Community Commemoration

Arbre du millenaire de Savoie (1000 ans)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: 11/17/2014

Image for Cherokee No, 211 IORM - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery
Log it!

Improved Order of Red MenCherokee No, 211 IORM - Sharpsburg, MD

in Improved Order of Red Men

This building, originally built for the local lodge in 1911, is now Sharpsburg's library, town hall and community hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for 125th Penna. - Antietam National Battlefield - Sharpsburg, MDview gallery
Log it!

Signs of History125th Penna. - Antietam National Battlefield - Sharpsburg, MD

in Signs of History

This sign highlights the story of the 125th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Capitol - Anaheim, CAview gallery
Log it!

Exact ReplicasCapitol - Anaheim, CA

in Exact Replicas

A replica of the Capitol in Washington DC at Disneyland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Fort de Chatel-sur-Moselle-Lorraine,Franceview gallery
Log it!

Historic FortsFort de Chatel-sur-Moselle-Lorraine,France

in Historic Forts

L’un des plus impressionnantes forteresses de France. One of the most impressive fortresses in France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: Lorraine, France

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Ford Buildingview gallery
Log it!

Michigan Historical MarkersFord Building

in Michigan Historical Markers

Located in front of the Ford Building on the outside.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Historic Markers

location: Michigan

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: 11/17/2014

Image for Noxon Bicentennial Park - Noxon, MTview gallery
Log it!

Spirit of '76Noxon Bicentennial Park - Noxon, MT

in Spirit of '76

This park, dedicated on July 4, 1976, is the little town of Noxon's bicentennial project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/17/2014

last visited: never

Image for Ruins of St. Saviour's Church - Glendalough, Irelandview gallery
Log it!

Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsRuins of St. Saviour's Church - Glendalough, Ireland

in Preserved Architectural Remnants and Ruins

Ruins of the most recent of the Glendalough churches, St. Saviour's was built in the 12th century, probably at the time of St. Laurence O'Toole.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Leinster, Ireland

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for Historic Route 66 - Ollie's Station Restaurant - Red Fork, Oklahoma, USA.view gallery
Log it!

National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Ollie's Station Restaurant - Red Fork, Oklahoma, USA.

in National Scenic Byways

Ollie's Station Restaurant - A themed restaurant with full size railroad memorabilia, & brimming with lots of scale model rolling stock. Located in Red Fork, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for Historic Route 66 - First Phillips 66 Gas Station in Texas.view gallery
Log it!

National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - First Phillips 66 Gas Station in Texas.

in National Scenic Byways

A 1928 cottage style Phillips 66, Gas station, closed in 1970, restored in 1992 by the Old Route 66 Association of Texas. The first Gas station for Phillips Petroleum in Texas. The tiny gas station is located on the Westbound alignment of Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: 11/27/2014

Image for Historic Route 66 - East Meets West - Tulsa, Oklahoma.view gallery
Log it!

National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - East Meets West - Tulsa, Oklahoma.

in National Scenic Byways

Where horse-drawn Wagon meets internal combustion engine, at the symbolic mid-point of Route 66. The East is meeting The West on Route 66 one of America's iconic highways. A landmark Sculpture representing Old Oklahoma & the Mother Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for Historic Route 66 - Boston Avenue Church - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.view gallery
Log it!

National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Boston Avenue Church - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.

in National Scenic Byways

The Boston Avenue United Methodist Church - A not to be missed attraction on the Mother Road corridor. One of the finest examples of ecclesiastical Art Deco architecture on the Planet. a National Historic Landmark located in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for Historic Route 66 - Groom Cross - Texas, USAview gallery
Log it!

National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Groom Cross - Texas, USA

in National Scenic Byways

This huge cross alongside Route 66 can be seen for 20 miles, a must visit, free Roadside attraction. Featuring one of the largest crosses in the World, dozens of stunning bronze sculptures, & a visitor centre. Located in Groom, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Texas

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: 9/6/2011

Image for Historic Route 66 - Historic Village - Red Fork, Tulsa, Oklahoma.view gallery
Log it!

National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Historic Village - Red Fork, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

in National Scenic Byways

The Route 66 Village - Features Americas Tallest Oil Derrick on the site of the first Oil strike in Oklahoma, that made Tulsa the 'Oil Capitol of the World' Located alongside the Mother Road in Red Fork, Tulsa, birthplace of Historic Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for Route 66 Historical Village - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.view gallery
Log it!

Route 66 - The Mother RoadRoute 66 Historical Village - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.

in Route 66 - The Mother Road

The Route 66 Village - Features Americas Tallest Oil Derrick on the site of the first Oil strike in Oklahoma, that made Tulsa the 'Oil Capitol of the World' Located alongside the Mother Road in Red Fork, Tulsa, birthplace of Historic Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for East Meets West - Route 66 - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.view gallery
Log it!

Route 66 - The Mother RoadEast Meets West - Route 66 - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.

in Route 66 - The Mother Road

Where horse-drawn cart meets infernal combustion, at the symbolic mid-point of Route 66. The East is meeting The West on Route 66 one of America's iconic highways. A landmark Sculpture representing Old Oklahoma & the Mother Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for The Nut House - Route 66 - Claremore, Oklahoma, USA.view gallery
Log it!

Route 66 - The Mother RoadThe Nut House - Route 66 - Claremore, Oklahoma, USA.

in Route 66 - The Mother Road

The Nut House first opened over 40 years ago operating out of a log cabin, built with pecan wood, which was originally constructed to house the pecan cracking operation. Located near Claremore, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for Route 66 Have All Mall - Chelsea, Oklahoma, USA.view gallery
Log it!

Route 66 - The Mother RoadRoute 66 Have All Mall - Chelsea, Oklahoma, USA.

in Route 66 - The Mother Road

'Route 66 Have All Mall' - Features several unusual sculptures & Route 66 murals, worth a photo stop, & perhaps checking out the Antiques, Curios, & Memorabilia in the Mall, located alongside the Mother Road, Chelsea, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for Tall Chief - Route 66 - Big Cabin, Oklahoma, USA.view gallery
Log it!

Route 66 - The Mother RoadTall Chief - Route 66 - Big Cabin, Oklahoma, USA.

in Route 66 - The Mother Road

The 50 feet tall Giant Indian statue, was completed by artist Wade Leslie in 2001. Standing Brave now stands proudly, greeting travellers at the Big Cabin Travel Plaza entrance, when they come off the Will Rogers turnpike, at Big Cabin, OK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Image for Route 66 - Great Transcontinental Footrace Winner - Foyil, Oklahoma, USA.view gallery
Log it!

Route 66 - The Mother RoadRoute 66 - Great Transcontinental Footrace Winner - Foyil, Oklahoma, USA.

in Route 66 - The Mother Road

Andy Hartley Payne won the 1928, Transcontinental Footrace, a 3,400 mile race from Los Angeles to New York City, 2,400 miles of the route was along the then new Route 66, the Race was organised in order to Promote the Mother Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/16/2014

last visited: never

Total Records: 99175 Page: 9 of 3967 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)