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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, tourist attractions, museums, sidewalks, or flower bed displays.
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Image for Spruce St. Upping Stone - Titusville, PAview gallery

NN0.5 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksSpruce St. Upping Stone - Titusville, PA

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Located at 310 West Spruce Street in Titusville PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bpratt

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/14/2011

last visited: 3/28/2012

Image for Dr. Weeks Carriage Block - Fairview, PAview gallery

NWNW65.7 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksDr. Weeks Carriage Block - Fairview, PA

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Dr. Weeks' carriage block sits on Rt. 98 in Fairview, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Facedances

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/15/2011

last visited: 8/11/2017

Image for Carriage Stone of Cornelius J. Lane - Bradford, PAview gallery

NENE93.2 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksCarriage Stone of Cornelius J. Lane - Bradford, PA

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The personal carriage block of an undertaker is now on display at the corner of Boylson and Kennedy Streets by the water company building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/22/2014

last visited: 7/28/2015

Image for Ruthven NHS dog-head hitching post - Cayuga, Ontarioview gallery

NN151.3 km

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Historic Upping Stones, Hitching Posts, and Carriage BlocksRuthven NHS dog-head hitching post - Cayuga, Ontario

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A pair of unique hitching posts.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/4/2018

last visited: never

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