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UK Historical MarkersCharles Dickens' Chalet - Eastgate, Rochester, Kent, UK

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Charles Dickens' Swiss style chalet was a gift from an actor friend Charles Fechter. It arrived "flat packed" at Higham station in 1864 and was contained within 58 boxes. It was constructed at Gads Hill before moving here in 1960.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2020

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Victorian Post BoxesVictorian Pillar Box - Haydon Road - Didcot - Oxfordshire - UK

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A Victorian pillar box in Didcot in Oxfordshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ntpayne

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: never

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A Victorian wall post box in East Hendred, near Didcot in Oxfordshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ntpayne

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2020

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A Victorian wall post box in Appleton, near Abingdon in Oxfordshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ntpayne

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2020

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A Victorian wall post box in Garford, near Abingdon in Oxfordshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ntpayne

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2020

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Victorian Post BoxesVictorian Wall Post Box - Wellshead - Didcot - Oxfordshire - UK

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A Victorian wall post box on Wellshead in Didcot in Oxfordshire, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ntpayne

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2020

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Belgium Monument RegistersStadhuis van Mesen - Mesen, Belgium

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[B] Het stadhuis werd ontworpen door architect Charles Patris en dateert uit de jaren twintig van de vorige eeuw, sinds 2010 staat het statige pand op de lijst van beschermde monumenten. [EN] The town hall was designed by architect Charles Patris and dates from the 1920s, since 2010 the stately building is on the list of protected monuments. [FR] La mairie a été conçue par l'architecte Charles Patris et date des années 1920, depuis 2010 l'édifice majestueux figure sur la liste des monuments pr

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 2/19/2020

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Texas Historical MarkersOur Savior's Lutheran Church

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Texas Historical Marker at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 152 Bosque County Rd 4145, in the old Norse community west of Clifton. It and its companion provide a few sound bytes about the venerable sanctuary and the Norwegian pioneers who settled here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 4/22/2018

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Belgium Monument RegistersBritse militaire begraafplaats Bethleem Farm Cemetery - Mesen, Belgium

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[B] Bethleem Farm West Cemetery is een Britse militaire begraafplaats met slachtoffers van de Eerste Wereldoorlog, gelegen in de Belgische gemeente Mesen. [EN] Bethleem Farm West Cemetery is a British military cemetery with victims of the First World War, located in the Belgian municipality of Mesen. [FR] Bethleem Farm West Cemetery est un cimetière militaire britannique avec des victimes de la Première Guerre mondiale, situé dans la municipalité belge de Mesen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 2/19/2020

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Belgium Monument RegistersBritse militaire begraafplaats met Memorial to the Missing - Mesen, Belgium

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[B] Messines Ridge British Cemetery is een begraafplaats van de Commonwealth War Graves Commission voor de doden van de Eerste Wereldoorlog aan het westfront. [EN] Messines Ridge British Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission burial ground for the dead of the First World War located on the Western Front. [FR] Le cimetière britannique de Messines Ridge est un lieu de sépulture de la Commission des sépultures de guerre du Commonwealth situé sur le front occidental.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 2/19/2020

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Belgium Monument RegistersParochiekerk Sint-Niklaas - Mesen, Belgium

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[B] De kerk Saint-Nicolas de Messines, die dateert uit 1060, werd verwoest in 1917 en vervolgens volledig herbouwd in 1928, identiek. [EN] The Saint-Nicolas de Messines church, which dates from 1060, was destroyed in 1917, then completely rebuilt in 1928, identical. [FR] L'église Saint-Nicolas de Messines, qui datait de 1060, a été détruite en 1917, puis reconstruite entièrement en 1928, à l'identique.

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location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 2/19/2020

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Belgium Monument RegistersThe Island of Ireland Peace park - Mesen, Belgium

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[B] Het Irish Peace Park of Peace Park op het eiland Ierland is een gedenkteken voor de Eerste Wereldoorlog in Messines in het Vlaamse Gewest. [EN] The Irish Peace Park or Peace Park on the Island of Ireland is a memorial to the First World War located in Messines in the Flemish Region. [FR] Le parc irlandais de la paix ou parc de paix de l'île d'Irlande est un lieu mémorial de la Première Guerre mondiale situé à Messines en Région flamande.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 2/19/2020

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Belgium Monument RegistersTyne Cot New British Cemetery met Memorial to the missing - Passendale, Belgium

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[B] De Britse militaire begraafplaats van Tyne Cot, in de buurt van Passendale, is de grootste militaire begraafplaats van het. [EN] Tyne Cot's British military cemetery, located near Passendale, is the largest Commonwealth military cemetery in the world. [FR] Le cimetière militaire britannique de Tyne Cot, situé près de Passendale, est le plus grand cimetière militaire du Commonwealth au monde.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 2/19/2020

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Belgium Monument RegistersFranse militaire begraafplaats "Sint-Charles de Potyze" - Ieper, Belgium

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[B] Saint-Charles de Potyze is een Franse militaire begraafplaats voor de slachtoffers van de Eerste Wereldoorlog, gelegen in de Belgische stad Ieper. [EN] Saint-Charles de Potyze is a French military cemetery for the victims of the First World War, located in the Belgian city of Ypres. [FR] Saint-Charles de Potyze est un cimetière militaire français des victimes de la Première Guerre mondiale, situé dans la ville belge d'Ypres.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 2/19/2020

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Belgium Monument RegistersNew Zealand Memorial Park - Mesen, Belgium

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[B] De obelisk is in stijl vergelijkbaar met andere gedenktekens in Nieuw-Zeeland, waaronder die van 's Graventafel. [EN] The obelisk is similar in style to other New Zealand memorials, including that of 's Graventafel. [FR] L'obélisque est de style similaire à d'autres monuments commémoratifs de la Nouvelle-Zélande, dont celui de 's Graventafel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: 2/19/2020

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Histoires de France (French historical markers)Distillerie Combier - Saumur, France

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The store is on the roadside then the distillery. Le magasin est en bord de route puis la distillerie.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 2/21/2020

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsCourthouse Square Women's Restroom - Glen Rose Downtown Historic District - Glen Rose, TX

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There are two outdoor restrooms on the courthouse square in Glen Rose, and both of them are contributing buildings in the Glen Rose Downtown Historic District. This is the women's.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2020

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings101 NE Vernon St - Glen Rose Downtown Historic District - Glen Rose, TX

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The building housing the Somervell County Museum at 101 NE Vernon St is a contributing building to the Glen Rose Downtown Historic District.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2020

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsCourthouse Square Men's Restroom - Glen Rose Downtown Historic District - Glen Rose, TX

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There are two outdoor restrooms on the courthouse square in Glen Rose, and both of them are contributing buildings in the Glen Rose Downtown Historic District. This is the men's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2020

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings113 W Church St - Weatherford Downtown Historic District - Weatherford, TX

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The building at 113 W Church St is a contributing building in the Weatherford Downtown Historic District. Today, it is home to The Popcorn Corner, a neat little sweet shop with some really addictive popcorn.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2020

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesThomason-Scott House - Era, TX

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The Thomason-Scott House is in the 7000 block of FM 922, about a half mile west of its intersection with FM 51, Era, TX. A beautiful Victorian home, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.

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location: Texas

date approved: 2/21/2020

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Gender Separated EntrancesBoys/Girls entrances - Hanbury School - Church Langton, Leicestershire

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Separate Boys / Girls entrances on the Hanbury school, Stonton Rd, Church Langton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2020

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Signs of HistoryWorking the Waters - Grasonville, MD

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Large scale harvesting of the riches of the Chesapeake Bay did not begin until after the Civil War. By 1900 almost a quarter of all U.S. registered boats were making a profit on the Chesapeake Bay.

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location: Maryland

date approved: 2/20/2020

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Signs of HistoryWaterfront Hub for Trade - Kennedyville, MD

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The "Settlement at Turner's Creek" was developed by Donaldson Yeats before the Revolutionary War. It was a hub for trade.

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location: Maryland

date approved: 2/20/2020

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Signs of HistoryMuseum Building - Glen Rose, TX

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This innocuous-looking building at 101 NE Vernon St is now home to the Somervell County Museum, and while it may not look fancy, as a contributing building to the Glen Rose Downtown Historic District, interesting things have happened under its roof.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/20/2020

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