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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks
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To identify and record the location of old Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage Blocks, made of stone or concrete that aided a rider or passenger to mount or dismount a horse or carriage, that are of historical interest and were in use when a horse was the main form of transportation before the automobile. The category is not looking for decorations, but original items in their original locations, not public parks, museums, sidewalks, or flower bed displays.
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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRose House - Gainesville, TX

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In front of two story wood frame house on S. Dixon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/2/2019

last visited: never

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NWNW0.8 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksSt. James C.M.E. Church - Gainesville, TX

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Post with ring on the north side of the church which was erected in 1904.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/1/2019

last visited: never

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SS44.9 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksEnsign Animal Fountain -- Denton TX

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A Hermon Lee Ensign horse fountain at Denton TX, restored to working order at the city's oldest park (but shut off during the winter)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/26/2017

last visited: 3/11/2018

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHitching Post - Ardmore, OK

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This hitching post reminds us of days gone by.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/15/2017

last visited: never

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SS96.6 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksOakwood Cemetery -- Fort Worth TX

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As you wander around historic Oakwood Cemetery, you find several conveniently located hitching posts to mind your horses while visiting your dear departed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/1/2014

last visited: 10/23/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHouston Hitching Block - Arlington, TX

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This concrete block sits on the west side of N. Mesquite St., next to the north parking lot used by First United Methodist Church of Arlington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 8/25/2017

last visited: 3/26/2016

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksSanguinet Family Carriage Block & Hitching Posts -- Fort Worth TX

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The carriage block that served the Marshall Sanguinet family, embossed with the family name and paired with matching hitching posts, in front of this historic home at 4729 Collinwood Avenue in Fort Worth

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: 5/24/2019

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksVisitors to the Moore-Settle House - Wynnewood, OK

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These hitching posts and upping stone have welcomed many a guest to the Moore-Settle home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/31/2013

last visited: never

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SWSW127.6 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksHorse Fountain -- Mineral Wells TX

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This elegant Horse Fountain at Mineral Wells TX, the gift of the Civic League in 1905

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/17/2017

last visited: 4/27/2019

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksConfederate Memorial Museum -- Atoka OK

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Two old hitching posts rescued from a downtown residential neighborhood in Atoka and relocated to the grounds of the Confederate Memorial Museum a few miles north of Atoka on US 69.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/19/2013

last visited: 9/1/2014

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SESE138.7 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Block -- Kaufman TX

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The original carriage block that served this elegant home near downtown Kaufman TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/25/2017

last visited: 10/22/2017

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SWSW144 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksNutt House - Granbury, TX

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A square rock along the curb in front of this 2-story house built in 1879 by David Lee Nutt.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/16/2018

last visited: never

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SESE146.8 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRose Fountain -- Wills Point,TX

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Mr. Ike Rose built the Rose Fountain in 1916 both to beautify the city and to quench the thirst of horses bringing folks to town

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/8/2014

last visited: 10/8/2014

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