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ObelisksChillianwallah Memorial - Royal Hospital Gardens, Chelsea Embankment, London, UK

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The Chillianwallah Memorial commemorates the 1849 battle of that name during the Second Sikh War. The granite obelisk was unveiled in 1853 to commemorate the 251 lives that were lost. The monument's architect was C R Cokerell.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/20/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksEarle Monuments - Adairsville, GA

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A pair of obelisks, which are a husband and wife buried side-by-side; and as such both should remain together.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/13/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksCasey Monument - Adairsville, GA

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Another single obelisk in this cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/13/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksVeach Monument - Adairsville, GA

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One of 4 obelisks in this old cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/13/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksThe Battle of Oriskany - Oriskany, NY

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Monument dedicated to the victorious American Forces at the Battle of Oriskany in 1777.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 9/10/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksBloody Brook Monument - South Deerfield, MA

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The 25' high Bloody Brook Monument features a 15' high obelisk. It is located on North Main Street in South Deerfield, MA

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/9/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksCivil War Memorial - Danby, NY

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This monument lists soldiers killed, when they died, how old they were.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/26/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksMorse Family Obelisk - Clementsport, NS

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One of the oldest churches in Nova Scotia, construction on Old St. Edward’s was begun in the early 1790s and was completed around 1795. Church and cemetery, begun in 1796, have been designated a Provincial Heritage Property.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/26/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksObelisk, Friars Street - Ipswich, Suffolk

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A polished granite obelisk on the pavement between Unitarian Meeting House and Willis Building, Friars Street, Ipswich.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/19/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksNewtown Battlefield Monument - Elmira, NY

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"A stone monument was dedicated at the top of the hill on August 29, 1879, the centennial of the Battle of Newtown. The present granite monument was erected in 1912. "

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 8/19/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksHallgrímur Pétursson Monument - Reykjavik, Iceland

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This obelisk monument to Hallgrímur Pétursson is located to the left of the entrance to the Domkirkjan I. Reykjavik (Reykjavik Cathedral) in downtown Reykjavik, Iceland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Iceland

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksObelisk en/in Saint-Sulpice - Paris, France

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Cet obélisque, situé dans l'église Saint-Sulpice, est en vedette dans The Da Vinci Code. // This obelisk, located in Saint Sulpice Church, is featured in The Da Vinci Code.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksMormon Battalion Monument - Pueblo, CO

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This was the only religious-based military unit in the U.S. military and they fought no battles.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/11/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksMineral Park Veterans Memorial - Pueblo, CO

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The material used, shape and plaque on this memorial and location probably means it was built by the WPA, though I have not been able to find documentation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/6/2015

last visited: 8/28/2015

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ObelisksBreda obelisk, Riebelsdorf, HE, D

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Memorial obelisk remembers of the battle of Riebelsdorf hill and the killing of Fieldmarshal Breda here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member André de Montbard

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 7/22/2015

last visited: 7/24/2016

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ObelisksFamille Dufort, St-Marc-sur-Richelieu, Qc, Canada

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Un bel Obélisque est située dans le cimetière adjacent à l'église de Saint-Marc-sur-Richelieu / A beautiful Obelisk is locate in the cemetery adjacent to the church of Saint-Marc-sur-Richelieu

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lucky_Al

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 7/16/2015

last visited: 3/19/2016

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ObelisksObeliske am Domplatz, Fulda

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Next to the two domed chapels of the Fulda cathedral stand a pair of sandstone obelisks about 11 metres high, the function of which, besides being decorative, is to make the facade appear broader

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eibacher Kuckuck

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 7/10/2015

last visited: 11/29/2015

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ObelisksCarey - Castle Creek, NY

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The earliest burial on the monument is April 18, 1878

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 7/7/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksMonumento a Los Niños Héroes - Mexican-American War - Ensenada, BC

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A monument in the Plaza de Tres Cabezas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Baja California, Mexico

date approved: 7/5/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksObelsik Olgastraße - Ulm, Germany, BW

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This is an obelisk located at the intersection of 'olastraße' and 'Frauenstraße' in Ulm, Germany, Baden-Württemberg. It was created as a war memorial for the war with France in 1870/71.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 6/18/2015

last visited: 7/20/2016

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ObelisksMonument Abbatucci - Huningue, Alsace, France

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This obelisk is a memorial for Jean Charles Abbatucci who died in 1796 as defender of the fort of Huningue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Alsace, France

date approved: 5/27/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksAlice Ayres Memorial - Isleworth Cemetery, London, UK

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The death of Alice Ayres is one of self-sacrifice. Alice rescued three of her nieces from a fire before falling from a window and later dying from her injuries. She is buried in Isleworth Cemetery with a red, granite obelisk over her grave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/27/2015

last visited: never

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ObelisksCARBON OBELISK - Essen, Germany

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"Emscherkunst" by Rita McBride

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 5/26/2015

last visited: 12/23/2015

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ObelisksNarcisse Papineau - Saint-Timothée, Qc, Canada

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Un monument funéraire à la mémoire de Narcisse Papineau, décédé en 1910 // A monument to the memory of Narcisse Papineau, who died in 1910

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeGrandChrist

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 5/26/2015

last visited: 4/20/2016

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ObelisksObelisk am Neuen Brunnen - Mainz, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

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Der Obelisk am 'Neuen Brunnen' im Bleichenviertel von Mainz ist ein Bauwerk aus dem Spätbarock. --- Obelisk at the 'Neuer Brunnen" in Mainz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 5/21/2015

last visited: 6/27/2016

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