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First of its KindFIRST -- Ladies' Cemetery Association, Old City Cemetery, La Grange TX

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The state historic marker for Old City Cemetery, east of downtown La Grange, preserves a couple of firsts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2017

last visited: 3/15/2017

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First of its KindFIRST -- Rural Postal Route in Texas, La Grange TX

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A short pink granite historic marker at the US Post office in La Grange, site of the first rural postal route in Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/12/2017

last visited: 6/17/2017

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First of its KindOLDEST - Sports Park in Hamilton

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Plaque with the history of the Oldest Sports Park in Hamilton

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/11/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - New England Architect - Boston, MA

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Charles Bulfinch is regarded as the first native born, professional, American architect. A memorial plaque to Charles Bulfinch is located in Doric Hall of the Massachusetts State House at 24 Beacon Street, Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/5/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - purpose-built cinema on the Isle of Man - Douglas, Isle of Man

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The Strand Cimema was the first-purpose built cinema on the Isle of Man. It was built in 1913 to design by G K Temperley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mike_bjm

location: Isle of Man

date approved: 5/4/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindLe jardin des plantes de Montpellier - France

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Le Jardin des Plantes de Montpellier est le plus ancien jardin botanique de France The Jardin des Plantes of Montpellier is the oldest botanical garden of France

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Languedoc-Roussillon, France

date approved: 5/1/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindCranmere Pool (letterbox)

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Cranmere Pool is a small depression within a peat bog high on Dartmoor where the first "letterbox" hobby started. this being the forerunner to our great pastime of geocaching.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MoreOutdoor

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/1/2017

last visited: 5/1/2017

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First of its KindFIRST - Entry into Illinois Country - Lewis & Clark - Shawneetown, IL

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Famous town on the Ohio River, no town was there back then

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/1/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Hook & Ladder Company in Brenham, Brenham TX

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The first Hook & Ladder Company in Brenham TX was organized in 1867 to protect the town from arson at the hands of occupying Federal troops

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/28/2017

last visited: 3/14/2017

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First of its KindFIRST Burial in Elm Grove Cemetery - Roddy, TX

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A 1983 Texas Historical Marker at the front of Elm Grove Cemetery, northeast of Mabank, TX, notes that the first burial in the cemetery took place in 1883, that of a grandchild of the cemetery's benefactor, Anthony Hyde.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/27/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindSite of Abilene's FIRST School - Abilene, TX

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A 1986 Texas Historical Marker at 302 N Cedar St, Abilene, TX, notes this location as the site of Abilene's first school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/27/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Evangelical Lutheran Synod in Texas, Brenham TX

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The state historic maker for the Evangelical Lutheran Colleges of Texas, established by the first Evangelical Lutheran Synod in Texas, at a strip-center parking lot in Brenham

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 4/27/2017

last visited: 3/14/2017

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First of its KindFIRST - American schoolhouse non-Catholic chapel in Centerville, Alameda County - Fremont, CA

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A plaque about the American schoolhouse non-Catholic chapel in Centerville, Alameda County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/27/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Bonner Fußgängerzone - Bonn, NRW, Germany

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Bronzetafel, die auf die erste Fußgängerzone Bonns hinweist.---Bronze plaque which points out the first pedestrian zone of Bonn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Maisi2

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 4/25/2017

last visited: 5/6/2017

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First of its KindFIRST - Renewable Energy Generation in Norfolk County

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Site of Norfolk County's First Renewable energy project

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 4/25/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Boeing 727 Ever Produced

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One of many static aircraft displays located at the Museum of Flight at King County International Airport. Admission fees apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 4/22/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Boeing 737 Airplane Ever Built

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One of many static aircraft displays located at the Museum of Flight at King County International Airport. Admission fees apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 4/21/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Presidential Jet Plane in the United States

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One of many static aircraft displays located at the Museum of Flight at King County International Airport and was the first presidential jet plane made during President Eisenhower's administration in 1959. Admission fees apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 4/21/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Licensed Glider in the State of Washington

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One of many static aircraft displays located at the Museum of Flight at King County International Airport and notable for a couple of FIRSTS. Admission fees apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 4/18/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Unmanned Aircraft to Cross the North Atlantic

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One of many static aircraft displays located at the Museum of Flight at King County International Airport. Admission fees apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 4/18/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Naval Aircraft on Record to go Supersonic on its First Flight.

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One of many static aircraft displays located at the Museum of Flight at King County International Airport and has the distinction of being the first naval aircraft to go supersonic on its first flight. Admission fees apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 4/17/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Ryan M-1 Ever Built

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One of many static aircraft displays located at the Museum of Flight at King County International Airport. Admission fees apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 4/17/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Mason Monument in Texas, Morton Cemetery, Richmond, TX

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Located towards the back of Morton Cemetery is the first Mason monument in the state of Texas. Erected by William Morton, honoring a fellow Mason, Robert Gillespie.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 4/16/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindWorld's FIRST - Fighter Plane

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One of many static aircraft displays located at the Museum of Flight at King County International Airport and known as the 'World's First Fighter Plane'. Admission fees apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Washington

date approved: 4/16/2017

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - High Definition TV Service - Alexander Palace, London, UK

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The BBC TV mast is one of the oldest TV transmission sites in the world and the world's first regular high definition TV service was started here, by the BBC in 1936. The antenna is still in use today as a relay station operated by Arqiva.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/12/2017

last visited: never

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