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Montana Historical MarkersLumber, Concrete and Hundreds of Men - Thompson Falls, MT

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At the Thompson Falls Dam are a trio of plaques outlining various aspects of the construction, which began in 1911. The third deals with the construction of the project and the housing required for workers and their families.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBridging the River - Thompson Falls, MT

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1911 was this bridge's birth year and 2010, 99 years later, was the year of its rebirth. According to Morrison-Maierle, Inc., engineers for the rehabilitation, this is the last Parker-Pratt Deck Truss bridge remaining in Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersPower to Make Power - Thompson Falls, MT

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Before the Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Project could be built, electricity was needed for the construction. The power came from a small power plant built across the Clark Fork River from the project in 1912-13.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersWashoe Park Fish Hatchery - Anaconda, MT

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Montana's first and oldest state run fish hatchery was built in Washoe Park in 1907 and continues in operation to this day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Old Montana Prison - Deer Lodge, MT

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Opened on July 2, 1871, the Montana State Prison at Deer Lodge housed its fair share of criminal types in the century plus that it was operational. This sign, telling a bit of the history of the prison is at the entrance of the prison, now a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/8/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersGenerating Power - Thompson Falls, MT

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At the Thompson Falls Dam are a trio of plaques outlining various aspects of the construction, which began in 1911. The second deals with the production of power at the dam project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersMietshaus nach der Jahrhundertwende - Gelsenkirchen, Germany

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This tenement is a monument since 4/8/1987

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryNelson Literary & Scientific Institute - Nelson, New Zealand

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This historic plaque is erected on the Nelson Women's Club Building located on Trafalgar Street in Nelson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Exact ReplicasObelisk of Shalmeneser III - San Jose, CA

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The replica of this ancient obelisk is located in San Jose's San Jose's Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: 11/12/2014

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBischofshof - Basel, Switzerland

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The former residence of the Prince-Bishop of Basel next to the cathedral.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: 12/13/2014

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesRestaurant Efringerhof - Basel, Switzerland

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An Art Nouveau restaurant from 1901.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBläsischulhaus - Basel, Switzerland

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This school was built in 1883.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersAlte Kapelle - Langenaubach, Hessen, Germany

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In the center of Langenaubach you will find this old chapel, which dates from the 15th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eibacher Kuckuck

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersFliehburg Heidenschuh - Klingenmünster/Germany

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Der Heidenschuh ist eine Ringwallanlage die als Schutzburg diente.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KaPsTeam

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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HomesteadsFinnish Homestead – Finland, MN

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The Finland Minnesota Historical Society established the Heritage Site in 1986 and acquired the 40 acre John Pine Homestead.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesWet Tropics of Queensland - Queensland, Australia

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This World Heritage Site comprises 280 miles of coastline with tropical rainforests between Townsville and Cooktown (among others).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member netdust

location: Queensland, Australia

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: 11/17/2014

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First of its KindFIRST: Railroad In Delaware - New Castle, Delaware

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Monument for first railroad in New Castle, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST white settler in Washington Township - Bristol, Indiana

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a memorial stone dedicated to the Nicholson Family located in the Cathcart Cemetery, Bristol, Indiana, USA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersRevolutionary War Gun Factory - Hummelstown, PA

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While the British Army occupied Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania provisional government was meeting elsewhere, the gun factory for the secretly operating in Hummelstown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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Florida Historical MarkersComplexus - Sarasota, Florida.

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Complexus - A 70 feet tall, red Silhouette Sculpture, stands alongside the Tamiami Trail in Sarasota, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: 11/22/2014

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Florida Historical MarkersSarasota's Bayfront - Historical Marker - Sarasota, Florida, USA.

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Sarasota's Bayfront - Historical Marker - Placed in 2014 at Island Park Drive, Sarasota, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: 11/22/2014

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PictographsTwyfelfontein, Namibia, Damaraland, Kunene Region

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Spectacular rock engravings in the desert.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Namibia

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersCommerce and Communities - Somers, MT

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At the south end of the Great Northern Historical Trail on the northwest corner of the town of Somers, MT is this historical marker, relating the story of the beginnings of the community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBigfork, Montana

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On Electric Avenue in Big Fork stands one of the oldest remaining buildings in the town, the old brick bank. A large sign relating the town's history is mounted on the south side of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Beaver's Dam - Polson, MT

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About 1½ miles south of Polson on the east side of Highway is a roadside viewpoint with some informational signs. This is one, telling of a Salish creation story related to what one sees at the viewpoint.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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