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You see them everywhere - on the sides of buildings, at waysides, bolted to rocks - signs that commemorate the history of an area. WARNING: There are already many historic marker categories restricted to geographic areas, particular subjects, or official lists. If the marker you are trying to Waymark fits in one of the existing categories, it is NOT allowed here. This category was conceived to fill the gaps these other categories miss. Click on "show additional information" before posting.
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Signs of HistoryMalteserturm - Chur, GR, Switserland

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Sign of history on the Malteser tower in Chur.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Graubünden, Switzerland

date approved: 7/28/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryRotes Haus - Chur, GR, Switzerland

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The history of the 'Rotes Haus' in the old town part of Chur.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Graubünden, Switzerland

date approved: 7/28/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryRoberts Inn A 200-Year-Old Turnpike Tavern - Cooksville MD, USA

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Robert Inn is one of several 19th-century taverns still standing along Frederick Turnpike, also known as MD 144. Reaching here by 1808, the roadway connected Baltimore with Frederick and western Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/26/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryTurfvaart - Waalwijk, NL

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The Plantloon estate is located in the Loonse en Drunense Duinen National Park. In the center of the estate is another historical curiosity with a fascinating history, dating back to the fourteenth century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T-Team!

location: Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

date approved: 7/26/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryHoward County Jail - Ellicott City, MD

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One of many historical markers in Ellicott City, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/25/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryCollier's Grist Mill - Ellicott City, MD

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One of many historical markers in downtown Ellicott City, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/24/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThis Milestone... - Ellicott City, MD

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One of many historical markers in downtown Ellicott City, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/24/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryNational Park Service Underground Railroad Network to Freedom - Ellicott City, MD

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One of many historical markers in Ellicott City, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/23/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryWootton Law Offices - Ellicott City, MD

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One of many historical markers in Ellicott City, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/23/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Classic Building - Baltimore MD

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Originally built for Henry Sonneborn & Company in 1895, this structure housed some of the leading wholesale clothing manufactures in Baltimore in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/23/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMercado Municipal Paulistano - Sao Paolo, Brazil

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This sign is found inside the Mercado (market).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: São Paulo, Brazil

date approved: 7/23/2021

last visited: 6/15/2019

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Signs of HistoryDobbins Landing - Erie, PA

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A sign explaining the history of Dobbins Landing in Erie, PA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jonathanatpsu

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/21/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryCattedrale di San Pietro - Bologna, Italy

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This is one of the series of plaques managed by the Cittá de Bologna, this one is dedicated to the Cattedrale di San Pietro.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/20/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryPalazzina Majani - Bologna, Italy

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This is one of the series of plaques managed by the Cittá de Bologna, this one is dedicated to the Palazzina Majani.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/20/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryGarisenda Tower - Bologna, Italy

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This is one of the series of plaques managed by the Cittá de Bologna, this one is dedicated to the Garisenda Tower that is not as famous as the Tower of Pisa but is also leaning and is the most well known symbol of the city of Bologna.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/20/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryPalazzo degli Strazzaroli - Bologna, Italy

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This is one of the series of plaques managed by the Cittá de Bologna, this one is dedicated to the Palazzo degli Strazzaroli.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/20/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryTorre degli Asinelli - Bologna, Italy

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This is one of the series of plaques managed by the Cittá de Bologna, this one is dedicated to the most well-known monument of Bologna and a symbol of tthe city the Torre degli Asinelli.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 7/20/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryU.S. Brig Niagara - A 200 Year Story - Erie, PA

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A sign describing the history of the U.S. Brig Niagara in Erie, PA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jonathanatpsu

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/20/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryFort de la Presqu'ile - Guarding the Portage - Erie, PA

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A sign describing the former French fort in what is now Erie, PA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jonathanatpsu

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/20/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySpringhouse - Bel Air, MD

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One of many historical markers in Bel Air, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/18/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Town House - Sykesville, MD

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One of many historical markers in downtown Sykesville, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/17/2021

last visited: 7/18/2021

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Signs of HistoryCapturing Joe Hooker - Sykesville, MD

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One of many historical markers in downtown Sykesville, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/17/2021

last visited: 3/15/2020

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Signs of HistoryBaldwin Station - Sykesville, MD

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One of many historical markers in downtown Sykesville, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/17/2021

last visited: 7/18/2021

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Signs of HistoryThe Great Law of Peace - Cohoes, NY

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A monument, where a tree of peace was planted at Cohoes Falls Park, marks the site where the peacemaker brought the Kayanerekowa (Great Law of Peace) which created the Iroquois Confederacy.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 7/16/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryPalazzo Re Enzo - Bologna, Italy

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Official historical marker managed by the Cittá de Bologna, this one is dedicated to the Palazzo Re Enzo one of the most famous palaces in Bologna.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Italy

date approved: 7/15/2021

last visited: never

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