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Ontario Provincial Plaques allows ratings

by:  Ontario Historians 

Since 1953, when the "Ontario Provincial Plaque Program" started, more than 1,300 plaques have been erected throughout the province of Ontario. 42 provincial plaques across the province commemorate Franco-Ontarian heritage. - 387 Provincial plaques across Ontario commemorate people that have helped shape the province's history. - Every year, the 'Ontario Heritage Foundation' erects new and interesting provincial plaques.

202.

Lutheran Churches allows ratings

by:  Lutheran Church 

Lutheran congregations believe in Lutheranism, a part of Protestant Christianity that was inspired by the acts of Martin Luther (1483-1586). There are millions of Lutherans worldwide who belong to Lutheran Churches. This category documents the locations for active and former Lutheran Church buildings.

203.

Covered Bridges allows ratings

by:  Covered Bridges 

Covered Bridges are most cherished and symbolic historic resources. All reflect the widespread construction of covered bridges on public highways, they are one of the highlights in transportation history. Covered Bridges were roofed and enclosed to protect the wooden structural elements from the weather, which can be quite harsh.

204.

Independent Pizza Restaurants allows ratings

by:  Independent Pizza Restaurants 

To list and record all independent Pizza restaurants throughout the world. Franchises need not apply.

205.

Hand Operated Water Pumps

by:  old city waterpump's 

To Waymark those old, beautiful hand operated water pumps found in market squares, old streets, and other historical sites.

206.

Highway Rest Areas allows ratings

by:  Highway Rest Areas 

This category catalogs worldwide highway rest areas (also called service plazas, rest stops, service areas, welcome centers, or travel plazas). They are public facilities, located adjacent to a major highway that offer, at a minimum, parking and restroom facilities.

207.

Solar Power allows ratings

by:  Sun Kings 

*CATEGORY UPDATE 8/4/18* This category will now focus on solar powered structures with more of a presence and 'wow' factor (unique, artistic, innovative or of a large scale). Please read the expanded description below for more information. The mission of this category is to seek out locations where solar power is harvested for use as an alternative energy source and submit them here.

208.

Waychapels allows ratings

by:  Waychapels  

Waychapels or Wayside Chapels (in German: Wegkapelle) can be found alongside highways, on bridges, or at the entrances to a town and have traditionally served as a respite for travellers. Typically, these chapels are open to all faiths. In modern days many of these wayside chapels have fallen to ruins, but a few still remain.

209.

Realistic Object Sculptures

by:  Still Life with Woodpecker 

This category is to waymark artistic sculptures of realistic objects. Please no sculptures of animals.

210.

Commercial Commemorations

by:  Bizateers 

World-wide, permanent historic markers, plaques, works of art, trees, or some other public acknowledgement, erected, made or placed to celebrate or commemorate a business or corporation's anniversary celebration or some other entity, event, group, people or organization's milestone or celebration.

211.

Artistic Seating allows ratings

by:  Sitting Pretty 

Artists around the world have used many different types of media to transform or create benches for public use. Artistically created, or artistically altered public seating has a place here.

212.

Old Agricultural Equipment

by:  Old Agricultural Equipment 

This is a place to catalog old agricultural equipment from years gone by.

213.

Ginormous Everyday Objects allows ratings

by:  Ginormous Everyday Objects Managers 

The 'World's Largest Ball of Twine' or a ten-story toothbrush... these are the type of waymarks that belong here. Nothing less than 20-feet in size accepted.

214.

Bicycle Tenders allows ratings

by:  Bicycle Tenders 

You may waymark any public bicycle tender that is specifically designed to be used to secure bicycles. **NOTE: NEW REQUIREMENTS 8/3/18** This category will no longer accept bike shelters, storage lockers or 'innovative' bike racks that aren't artistic in nature. Traditional, run-of-the-mill tenders will NOT be accepted and approved in this category. Help keep this quality category as it was intended to be: Please practice Selective Waymarking!

215.

Blue Star Memorial Highway Markers allows ratings

by:  Blue Star Memorial Highways 

Blue Star Memorial Highway Markers are located throughout the United States. Since 1945, when the Blue Star program began, they have been placed to honor the servicemen and women of the U.S. Armed Forces. Click on "show additional information" below for category requirements.

216.

West Virginia Historical Markers

by:  West Virginia Historical Markers 

A great source of pride in West Virginia's fascinating state and local history, the Mountain State's historical highway markers have attracted the interest and attention of young and old for some 65 years. The purpose of this category is to pay tribute to the history reflected in the markers in West Virginia.

217.

Presbyterian Churches

by:  Presbyters 

Presbyterian Church buildings of all Presbyterian denominations.

218.

State/Provincial Parks

by:  State Recreation 

This category is for marking state or provincial parks (or the equivalent in your neck of the woods) and listing the activities that the park is good for - hiking, camping, fishing, bird watching, etc.

219.

Independent Diners allows ratings

by:  Food Enthusiasts 

This Category is for Privately Owned and Operated Diners and Cafes. NO FRANCHISES!

220.

Beaches allows ratings

by:  Beach Managers 

Here you can submit all your favourite beaches from all over the world. Hidden or already well-known. Beaches for swimming, beaches for surfing, beaches for sun lovers (or just lovers), beaches for walking, beaches for riding, beaches for... you name it. Beaches by the sea, beaches by a lake, beaches by a river or artificial beaches, they are all welcome.

221.

Artistic Neon Lights allows ratings

by:  "NEOS" 

Whether you seek Neon lights to rekindle your memories of what once was; or you are seeing the signs for the first time, they are an interesting and an enjoyable attraction. Remnants .. remembered and yearned for, the neon lights.. celestial fires of another sort, green, gold, ruby red, & electric blue. Not only are the signs historical, with their spectacular colors, intricate animation, and sheer size, they are also considered by many to be true works of art.

222.

Rotary International Markers

by:  Rotary International 

A category to waymark monuments and plaques placed by Rotary International.

223.

Hiking Path Footbridges

by:  Hiking Path Footbridges 

A place to waymark bridges on hiking trails constructed for the purpose crossing obstacles such as running water or crevices.

224.

Community Commemoration

by:  Celebration Seekers 

Centennial markers, Bicentennial markers and Anniversary markers are out there celebrating a town, city, state or country's founding anniversary. Markers can be found throughout the world and can be marked here.

225.

People-Named Places allows ratings

by:  The Selection Committee 

The mission of this category is to document specific cities, towns, airports, bridges, dams and buildings that are named after a person. Please only submit man-made structures named after a person.

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