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Unique Artistic Door Handles and Knockers
Description:
The goal of this category is to waymark Unique Artistic Door Handles and Knockers. We are NOT looking for ordinary everyday door handles and knockers, which can be found in any city around the world many times. See the expanded Description for details and examples.
Expanded Description:
The goal of this category is to waymark Unique Artistic Door Handles and Knockers. We are accepting all kind of doors, as long as they have a unique door handle or knocker. We are not looking for ordinary everyday door handles and knockers, which can be found in any city around the world many times. The dominant element of the handle or knocker must be artistic.

Examples:


Instructions for Posting a Unique Artistic Door Handles and Knockers Waymark:
Coordinates
Obtained by a personal visit to the site. The coordinates should be as close to the handle or knocker as possible.

Photos
A minimum of three photos is required. One detailed pic of the handle/knocker as default picture. A second one that shows the entire door and a third that shows the entire building. More pictures are welcome.

Narrative Description
The description should have two elements.
FIRST, a description of the handle or knocker itself and why it is unique. This is an art category, so please describe the art.
SECOND, at least a few sentences or paragraph about the building itself. What kind of building is it? (If the descriptive text provided for the waymark includes text copied from another website or sites, you MUST provide a "source" reference in the description to give credit to the source from which the text was obtained.)

LANGUAGE NOTE
We recognize waymarking as a global hobby and welcome waymarks from all countries. Because of our international scope, we also acknowledge ENGLISH as our lingua franca. English will create the highest level of accessibility globally. All waymarks must have at least a short description in ENGLISH. We encourage bilingual and multilingual waymarks, but one of the languages must be English.

Naming Convention
Please name your waymark this way: … Door Handle – town, state, country
If it is not within a city or town, then please use another regional designation - whatever best identifies the location of the site.

Examples:
Lion Door Handle – New York, USA
Jumping Pig Door Handle – Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
Dolphin Door Handle – Prague, Czech Republic

Multiple Door Handles or Knockers' Sites
If there is more than one door handle/knocker at the same site remember this rule:
It is allowed to post more than one waymark into this category for the same site if the different door handles/knockers are on different doors at the same building.
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Take a picture of the door handle. Add any information about your visit to your log.
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Unique Artistic Door Handles and KnockersLe cygne - Tours , France

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[Fr]Un heurtoir de porte en forme de cygne. [En]A door knocker in the shape of a swan. N 47° 23.643 E 000° 41.790

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tromel

location: Centre-Val-de-Loire, France

date approved: 12/16/2020

last visited: 12/17/2020

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Unique Artistic Door Handles and KnockersHeurtoir en forme de main - Tours - France

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Au détour d'une rue ce magnifique heurtoir en forme de main sur une belle porte en bois vert. De la rue on ne voit au dessus du mur que le haut de cette grande bâtisse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Centre-Val-de-Loire, France

date approved: 11/11/2020

last visited: 12/16/2020

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SWSW126.8 km

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Unique Artistic Door Handles and KnockersDauphin Ripaille - Nanteuil, France

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on the portal of this beautiful residence. sur le portail de cette belle demeure.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 3/16/2021

last visited: never

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SWSW128.6 km

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Unique Artistic Door Handles and KnockersLe Cygne. St Maixent l'Ecole. France

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Un heurtoir de porte en forme de cygne. A door knocker in the shape of a swan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 10/25/2020

last visited: 12/15/2020

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