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Monuments placed to honour specific occupations from day to day life. These may be dedicated to any occupation except those focusing on military or emergency services (fire, police, etc) but they do not have to be memorial. All entries must feature the human form either as a statue or part of the display piece.
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Occupational MonumentsDe Blije Boer - Happy Farmer - Schaijk, the Netherlands

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Statue of a happy farmer in Schaijk

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

date approved: 1/12/2021

last visited: 12/23/2020

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Occupational MonumentsRosie the Riveter - National Harbor, MD

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The symbol of Rosie the Riveter was an iconic figure during World War II; in National Harbor, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/9/2021

last visited: never

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Occupational Monumentsthe blacksmith - Ribadavia, Ourense, Galicia, España

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The blacksmith of Ribadavia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 1/4/2021

last visited: 1/5/2021

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Occupational MonumentsBauer, Müller und Bäcker am Brotbrunnen - Füssen, Bavaria, Germany

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Bronze sculpture of farmer, miller and baker in honor of the professions.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 12/22/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsOccupational Monuments - Oil Pioneers - Jennings, LA

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A memorial plaque in Oil and Gas Park in Jennings, LA to the oil pioneers of Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Louisiana

date approved: 10/30/2020

last visited: 8/24/2007

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Occupational MonumentsThe Miner - Almodôvar, Portugal

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This is a fine monument to the miners, located in a roundabout at one of the road exits of this small town in Southern Portugal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Beja, Portugal

date approved: 10/12/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsDe Zaaier - Rutten, Belgium

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Statue of a sower in Rutten, Belgium

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lotty

location: Limburg, Belgium

date approved: 10/5/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsSlagturver - Moerkapelle, NL

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NL] Een standbeeld dat symbool staat voor de veenwinning wat het huidige Moerkapelle voor een groot gedeelte gevormd heeft. [EN] A statue that symbolizes the peat extraction where the current Moerkapelle has largely formed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Boon

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 9/23/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsDe Mops - Haastrecht, NL

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[NL] Een beeld van visser 'De Mops' op de plek waar vroeger de sluis naar de vismarkt lag. [EN] A statue of fisherman 'De Mops' on the place where the lock to the fish market used to be.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Boon

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 9/14/2020

last visited: 1/5/2021

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Occupational MonumentsCoal Miners Statue - Tribute to Anthracite Miners of Schuylkill County

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Bronze statue on a pile of anthracite coal in front of Turkey Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 79scouts

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/11/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsDe Touwdraaier - Moordrecht, NL

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[NL] Het bronzen beeld ‘De Touwdraaier’ is een eerbetoon aan de touwslagers en touwdraaiers van Moordrecht. [EN] The bronze statue "The Rope Turner" is a tribute to the rope makers and rope turners of Moordrecht.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Boon

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 9/8/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsSpuitgast - Gouda, NL

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[NL] Beeld van een blussende brandweerman, geplaatst tegenover de voormalige brandweerkazerne. [EN] Statue of a firefighter, placed opposite the former fire station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Boon

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 9/7/2020

last visited: 10/31/2020

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Occupational MonumentsSlagturver - Zevenhuizen, Zuid-Holland, NL

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[NL] Een standbeeld dat symbool staat voor de veenwinning wat het huidige Zevenhuizen voor een groot gedeelte gevormd heeft. [EN] A statue that symbolizes the peat extraction where the current Zevenhuizen has largely formed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Boon

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 8/26/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsJoy of Music - Denton, TX

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George W. Lundeen's "Joy of Music" stands on the campus of the University of North Texas in front of Mozart Square Hall, showing two children singing with three adults providing the backing music.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/20/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsDe Stenenkruister - Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel, Zuid-Holland, NL

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[NL] Een standbeeld dat symbool staat voor de rijke geschiedenis van de (IJssel-)steenbakkerijen in Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel. [EN] A statue that symbolizes the rich history of the production of 'Dutch Bricks' in Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Boon

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 8/19/2020

last visited: 12/5/2020

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Occupational MonumentsPolderjongen - Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel, Zuid-Holland, NL

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[NL] Bronzen standbeeld "Polderjongen", symbool voor de arbeiders die dijken bouwden en polder droog legden. [EN] Bronze statue "Polderjongen", symbol for the workers who built dikes and drained the polder.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Boon

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 8/19/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsThe Fishermen - Olhão, Portugal

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A monument dedicated to the fishermen of Olhão

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 8/5/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsCardiff Kook - Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA

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A surfer statue in downtown Cardiff-by-the-Sea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 8/2/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsNar (Jester) - Wassenaar, the Netherlands

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Small statue of a jester (nar) in front of the Warenar theater

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 8/1/2020

last visited: 7/28/2020

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Occupational MonumentsFigurální plastika slévace / Figural sculpture of a founder - Horovice (Central Bohemia)

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Depicted cast-iron life size statue of founder can be found in the front of the early-Baroque Old Chateau (Starý zámek), currently seat of the Horovice Regional Museum, in town Horovice.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 7/18/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsTribute to the Miner - Dawson, Yukon Territory

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This bronze sculpture titled: "Tribute to the Miner," created by Halin De Repentigny in 2000, is located in front on the Dawson dyke, across from Princess Street, in Dawson, Yukon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Yukon Territory, Canada

date approved: 7/14/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsProspector and his dog - Whitehorse, Yukon Territory

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This bronze sculpture of a prospector and his dog, created by Yukon artist Chuck Buchanan, is dedicated to the adventurers who followed their dreams all the way to the Far North. The sculpture is located at the corner of Third Avenue and Main Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Yukon Territory, Canada

date approved: 7/14/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsJernstøberen - Svendborg, Danmark

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"Jernstøberen" af Peter Lip - 1985..."The Iron founder" by Peter Lip - 1985

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Walking Boots

location: Denmark

date approved: 6/2/2020

last visited: 9/25/2020

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Occupational MonumentsBlacksmith - Occupational Monuments - Odense, Denmark

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Blacksmith monument in Odense. The blacksmith is portrayed with his hammer on his shoulder and the anvil on the floor behind him.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Klabautermanden

location: Denmark

date approved: 5/25/2020

last visited: never

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Occupational MonumentsPennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial - Shenandoah PA

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Their coal oil lamps dimly lighted the dismal tunnels while silhouetting their blackened faces that portrayed their exhausting labors and dedication to their families from sunrise to sunset.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/23/2020

last visited: never

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