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Image for Église Sainte-Petronille / Church of Saint Petronilla (La Pernelle, Normandy)view gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisÉglise Sainte-Petronille / Church of Saint Petronilla (La Pernelle, Normandy)

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Small but beautiful stone Church of Saint Petronilla (Église Sainte-Petronille), located on a tiny hill in village La Pernelle, is from a far visible architectural dominant of this picturesque part of Cotentin Peninsula in Normandy...

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 2/25/2010

last visited: 12/15/2014

Image for Eglise Saint-Nicolas / Church of St. Nicolas (Barfleur, Normandy)view gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisEglise Saint-Nicolas / Church of St. Nicolas (Barfleur, Normandy)

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Church of St. Nicolas (Eglise Saint-Nicolas) in Barfleur is the architectural dominant of this small pictoresque seaport in north of Cotentin peninsula (Normandy).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 2/26/2010

last visited: 7/13/2018

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Commercial CommemorationsD-Day - 70 Years - Bayeux, France

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An anniversary of the largest seaborne invasion in history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/31/2014

last visited: 10/20/2017

Image for Monument commémoratif (Branly) - Auderville, Franceview gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisMonument commémoratif (Branly) - Auderville, France

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Monument commémoratif des essais de TSF par Branly

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BR72130

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/6/2013

last visited: never

Image for World Jersey Cattle Bureau - 50 Years - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW62.9 km

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Commercial CommemorationsWorld Jersey Cattle Bureau - 50 Years - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This sculpture of cattle and plaque commemorates the 50th anniversary of the creation of the World Jersey Cattle Bureau.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/14/2017

last visited: 6/30/2018

Image for Liberation Of The Island Of Jersey - 40 Years - St. Helier, Jersery, The Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.2 km

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Commercial CommemorationsLiberation Of The Island Of Jersey - 40 Years - St. Helier, Jersery, The Channel Islands

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This commemorative stone underneath the balcony of the States Building in Royal Square was unveiled on 10th May 1985 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the liberation of Jersey from German occupation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/21/2014

last visited: 7/16/2019

Image for Queen Elizabeth II - 25 Years - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.2 km

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Commercial CommemorationsQueen Elizabeth II - 25 Years - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This cross was erected in 1977 to celebrate the silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/29/2014

last visited: 7/16/2019

Image for Fort D'Auvergne - St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.2 km

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UK Historical MarkersFort D'Auvergne - St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This sign attached to railings alongside the promenade gives details of a small nearby offshore fort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/21/2017

last visited: 7/16/2019

Image for Allix's Shipyard Le Havre des Pas - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.4 km

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UK Historical MarkersAllix's Shipyard Le Havre des Pas - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This metal information board has details of a small shipbuilding yard that has now been converted into a small public open space.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/21/2017

last visited: 7/16/2019

Image for Liberation Of The Island Of Jersey - 45 Years - St. Helier, Jersery, The Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.4 km

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Commercial CommemorationsLiberation Of The Island Of Jersey - 45 Years - St. Helier, Jersery, The Channel Islands

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This commemorative stone at the entrance to Liberation square was unveiled on 9th May 1990 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the liberation of Jersey from German occupation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/21/2014

last visited: 7/6/2018

Image for Liberation Of The Island Of Jersey - 50 Years - St. Helier, Jersery, The Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.4 km

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Commercial CommemorationsLiberation Of The Island Of Jersey - 50 Years - St. Helier, Jersery, The Channel Islands

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This statue of local Jersey people celebrating liberation from German occupation was unveiled on 9th May 1995 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the event.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: 7/16/2019

Image for Havre des Pas - St. helier, Jersey, Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.6 km

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UK Historical MarkersHavre des Pas - St. helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This metal information board attached to railings on the promenade alongside the Havre des Pas bay area of St. Helier describes shipyards that used to be in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/20/2017

last visited: 7/16/2019

Image for Queen Victoria - 50 Years - St. Helier, Jersey Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.7 km

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Commercial CommemorationsQueen Victoria - 50 Years - St. Helier, Jersey Channel Islands

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This statue of Queen Victoria was erected in 1887 to celebrate her Golden Jubilee. The statue stands in a public park originally known as West Park, but which changed its name to Victoria Park when the statue was erected.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/29/2014

last visited: never

Image for Queen Elizabeth II - 50 Years - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.7 km

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Commercial CommemorationsQueen Elizabeth II - 50 Years - St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This 14.25 metre high needle was erected to celebrate the Golden anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/29/2014

last visited: 7/16/2019

Image for Liberation Of The Island Of Jersey - 60 Years - St. Helier, Jersery, The Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW63.9 km

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Commercial CommemorationsLiberation Of The Island Of Jersey - 60 Years - St. Helier, Jersery, The Channel Islands

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This statute in the shape of an oak tree was unveiled by HRH Queen Elizabeth II on 9 May 2005, the sixtieth anniversary of the liberation of the Channel Islands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/21/2014

last visited: 7/4/2018

Image for Église Saint-Martin du Cainet du Fresne-Camillyview gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisÉglise Saint-Martin du Cainet du Fresne-Camilly

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L'église Saint-Martin du Cainet est une église catholique située au Fresne-Camilly. The Church of St. Martin Cabinet is a Catholic church located in Fresne-Camilly.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 11/6/2016

last visited: 3/6/2019

Image for Église Saint-Germain de Tessel, Franceview gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisÉglise Saint-Germain de Tessel, France

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L'église Saint-Germain est une église catholique située à Tessel, elle date du xiie siècle, de style roman. The church of Saint-Germain is a Catholic church located in Tessel, it dates from the twelfth century, of Romanesque style.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 11/18/2016

last visited: 7/5/2018

Image for Message to the French Resistance - Courseulles-sur-Mer, Franceview gallery

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Histoires de France (French historical markers)Message to the French Resistance - Courseulles-sur-Mer, France

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This marker about the message sent to the French Resistance during World War II is located near the beach at the Canadian Juno Beach Visitors Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 7/19/2014

last visited: 9/16/2016

Image for Ouaisne Tower - Ouaisne Bay, Jersey, Channel Islandsview gallery

SWSW68.6 km

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UK Historical MarkersOuaisne Tower - Ouaisne Bay, Jersey, Channel Islands

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This information board is at the side of a footpath alongside the beach of Ouaisne bay. It is at the southern end of the bay and describes an old defensive tower to the north of this point.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 9/18/2017

last visited: never

Image for Eglise St Martin - Carpiquet, Franceview gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisEglise St Martin - Carpiquet, France

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[FR] L'église Saint-Martin est une église catholique située à Carpiquet, datant des XIIe et XIVe siècles. [EN] The Saint-Martin church is a Catholic church located in Carpiquet, dating from the twelfth and fourteenth centuries

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marcus14123

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 12/28/2018

last visited: 6/3/2019

Image for Eglise Saint-Martin de Langrune-sur-Mer - Basse-Normadie, Franceview gallery

EE71.9 km

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisEglise Saint-Martin de Langrune-sur-Mer - Basse-Normadie, France

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The Gothic Church of Saint-Martin de Langrune sur Mer dates from the late 12th and 13th century. // Située sur la côte normande, l'église gothique Saint-Martin de Langrune sur mer date de la fin du 12e et du 13e siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 7/13/2015

last visited: 3/6/2019

Image for Eglise Saint-André - Ifs (Normandie), Franceview gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisEglise Saint-André - Ifs (Normandie), France

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[FR] L'église Saint-André d'IFS est une église catholique qui date des XIIe et XIIIe siècles. [EN] The Church of St. Andrew of IFS is a Catholic church dating from the 12Th and 13Th centuries.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marcus14123

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/28/2019

last visited: 5/11/2019

Image for D-Day - 65 Years - Ouistreham, Franceview gallery

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Commercial CommemorationsD-Day - 65 Years - Ouistreham, France

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An anniversary of the largest seaborne invasion in history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 9/4/2014

last visited: 11/16/2014

Image for Le phare d'Ouistreham (Normandy, France)view gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisLe phare d'Ouistreham (Normandy, France)

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Depicted beautiful lighthouse, Le phare d'Ouistreham, is symbol of the Ouistreham's harbour. The present lighthouse, that replaced other means of signs and markings, was built in 1905.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/14/2014

last visited: 7/22/2019

Image for Église Notre-Dame - Hubert-Folie, Franceview gallery

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisÉglise Notre-Dame - Hubert-Folie, France

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L'église Notre-Dame d'Hubert-Folie est une église catholique située à Hubert-Folie - Calvados - Normandie - France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marcus14123

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 12/12/2018

last visited: 2/9/2019

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