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This Category is for Waymarking all of those historical marker sites around the UK and marker sites across the world with British connections. Historical marker sites provide visitors with important, interesting information and provide us with a chance to stop to rest while travelling.

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UK Historical MarkersThe Old Dock Historical Tide Heights - Liverpool,UK

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This stand alone information board and nearby multi-jet fountain have information about how Liverpool scientists investigated tide heights and published the first tide tables.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/17/2021

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersWelcome to the Chesterfield Canal - Tapton, UK

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This stand alone information board is at the Chesterfield end of the Chesterfield Canal and has information about its history and restoration.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/14/2021

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersFeatures Along The Chesterfield Canal - Thorpe Salvin, UK

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This metal information board is one of two that stands next to lock 35 on the Chestefield Canal and has information about the types of features that can be seen on the canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/14/2021

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersChesterfield Canal Structures - Thorpe Salvin, UK

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This metal information board is one of two that stands next to lock 35 on the Chestefield Canal and has information about the types of structure that can be seen on the canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/14/2021

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSecond World War Bomb Damage Repair - Greenwich, London, UK

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posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/14/2021

last visited: 1/17/2021

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UK Historical MarkersNew Mills Central Station - New Mills, UK

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This rather faded information board is at the side of a walkway leading down to platform 2 of New Mills Central Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/4/2021

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersLowlands Road On The Mirfield Promenade - Mirfield, UK

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This sign on the Mirfield Promenade has pictures and information about the area around Lowlands Road and the Calder and Hebble Navigation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/29/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersVenn Street - Clapham, London, UK

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A street sign that doubles as an information board telling the story of the Reverend John Venn, after whom the street is named.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OrientGeo

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/29/2020

last visited: 9/20/2017

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UK Historical MarkersThe Aire And Calder Navigation - Woodlesford, UK

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This rather faded, but interesting, information board about the history of the Aire and Calder Navigation is alongside the towpath a short distance to the west of Woodlesford Lock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/25/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersAn International Incident - Southwark, London, UK

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A plaque on a surviving part of the wall around the Anchor Brewery in Southwark tells of an incident where General Haynau “The Austrian Butcher” was recognised and beaten on this spot in 1850.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OrientGeo

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/24/2020

last visited: 12/27/2020

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UK Historical MarkersHanley Park - Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.

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An information board situated in Hanley Park adjacent to the Caldon Canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/15/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersLinesway Local History - Garforth, UK

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This stand alone metal board has information about the history of the area between Garforth and Kippax along the Linesway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/14/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBulmer stone, Darlington, England

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The Bulmer stone is the oldest landmark in the town of Darlington in the north east of England. It was left by the last ice age circa 10,000 b.c.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member cmiller38

location: North East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/11/2020

last visited: 12/4/2020

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UK Historical MarkersFinkle Street - Kendal, Cumbria, UK.

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An information board located on Finkle Street in Kendal town centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/27/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical Markers'Ca'Steean' - Kendal, Cumbria, UK.

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The bronze plaque is located on the wall of the Town Hall on Highgate in Kendal town centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/25/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersCoronation Valley - Queens Park, Crewe, Cheshire East, UK.

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Coronation Valley is located in Queens Park on Victoria Avenue in Crewe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/17/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersTan-y-Fynwent Garden Commemorative Stone - Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales

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A commemorative stone in Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Meirion

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/8/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Cotton Industry - You Saw It Here First - Leigh, UK

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This stand alone metal board, at the edge of the town centre, tells the story of a local who helped to kick start the industrial revolution in the cotton industry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/5/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Canal - Arm Into Whitchurch - Whitchurch, Shropshire, UK.

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An information board located at the Whitchurch Waterways Country Park near to the Meadowcroft carpark.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/30/2020

last visited: 6/28/2019

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UK Historical MarkersPocklington Canal - Canal Head, UK

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This information board at the start of the Pocklington Canal tells the history of the canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/26/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Whispering Knights dolmen - Little Rollright, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

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The Whispering Knights are the remains of the burial chamber of an Early or Middle Neolithic portal dolmen, believed to be the earliest of the Rollright Stones.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/23/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe King Stone - Little Rollright, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

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The King Stone is a large standing stone probably erected to mark a Bronze Age cemetery dating to about 1800-1500 BC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/23/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBen Hogan Plaque - Carnoustie, Angus.

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Plaque adjacent to the 6th tee on the Championship Course at Carnoustie, commemorating Ben Hogan at the 1953 Open Golf Championship.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/21/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersKings Men stone circle - Little Rollright, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

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Information board near The Kings Men stone circle, a ceremonial stone circle probably dating from the late Neolithic period c. 2.500BC

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/20/2020

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersRipon Canal - Ripon, UK

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This information board about the history of the Ripon Canal stands on the canal towpath near to Rhodesfield Lock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/19/2020

last visited: never

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