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Canadian BenchmarksCrown Land Survey Disk #026 520 - Cape Spear, Newfoundland

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Newfoundland Crown Land Survey disk

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 5/2/2019

last visited: never

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Canadian BenchmarksBenchmark - Reference Mark No. 1 - Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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The U.S. military had a presence at Cape Spear during WWII and installed this benchmark. Cape Spear was of strategic importance because it was a good location to protect St. John's Harbour.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 8/8/2015

last visited: 12/29/2017

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U.S. BenchmarksCape Spear Reference Mark No. 1 - Newfoundland and Labrador

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This is a second intact U.S. benchmark found at Cape Spear.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 7/19/2015

last visited: 6/8/2017

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Cape Spear Lighthouse - Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Cape Spear Lighthouse was built in 1836 and is the oldest in Newfoundland and Labrador. It is on the most easterly point of land in North America and guided ships into St. John's Harbour for more than 100 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 1/7/2013

last visited: 6/9/2018

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesCape Spear Lighthouse, Cape Spear, Newfoundland

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At the most easterly point in North America, the Cape Spear lighthouse is a National Historic Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 4/12/2019

last visited: never

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Permanent Geographic CoordinatesN 47 31.233 W 052 37.433 - Cape Speer, Newfoundland, CA

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Eastern most point in North America

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyfishercacher

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 2/26/2014

last visited: 8/23/2017

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Philatelic PhotographsCape Spear Lighthouse, Newfoundland

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Though partially obscured by fog, the Cape Spear lighthouse can clearly be seen on this postage stamp issued in 2015.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hykesj

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 9/20/2017

last visited: 7/28/2017

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Coastal LighthousesCape Spear National Historic Site, Newfoundland, Canada

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A lighthouse that began in the mid 1800's and was the second one in Newfoundland. Sits at the most easterly point in North America.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Polarbear

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 7/14/2007

last visited: 7/28/2017

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U.S. BenchmarksCape Spear - Reference Mark No.2

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Remnant of U.S. military presence at Cape Spear, Newfoundland, during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wilsonjw

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 11/23/2005

last visited: 8/3/2016

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U.S. BenchmarksCape Spear Triangulation Station 1942

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Remnant of U.S. military presence at Cape Spear, Newfoundland, during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wilsonjw

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 11/23/2005

last visited: 8/3/2016

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'You Are Here' MapsYou Are Here - Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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A map showing you the points of interest at Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 1/6/2013

last visited: 8/23/2017

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Compass RosesCompass Rose - Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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A simple compass rose at Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 1/6/2013

last visited: 8/23/2017

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Historic FortsFort Cape Spear - Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Fort Cape Spear was built in 1940 by the Canadian and U.S. military to guard St. John's Harbour.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 1/29/2013

last visited: 7/14/2018

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Static Artillery Displays"Disappearing" Guns - Fort Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Two separate gun batteries holding 10" guns with disappearing carriages.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 2/26/2013

last visited: 8/23/2017

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Flora and Fauna Information SignsWhales off of Cape Spear - Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Cape Spear is an excellent place to spot whales and these four information boards will help you to identify them.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 1/6/2013

last visited: 7/28/2017

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SuperlativesMOST EASTERLY - Point of land in North America - Cape Spear, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Cape Spear is the most easterly point of land in North America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 1/6/2013

last visited: 7/28/2017

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesSt. Joseph’s Chapel, St. John's (Blackhead), Newfoundland

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Constructed in 1879, St. Joseph’s Chapel is both a City of St. John’s Heritage Structure and a City of St. John’s Heritage Site as well as a Registered Heritage Structure by the Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 4/12/2019

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Fort Amherst - St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Fort Amherst was designated a CNHS because the 1777 fortification guarded St. John’s harbour and was named after colonel William Amherst, who had recaptured St. John’s from the French in 1762.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: 7/31/2017

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Long Distance Hiking TrailsEast Coast Trail - Deadmans Bay Path, Newfoundland and Labrador

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A trailhead for the Deadmans Bay Path of the 265 km East Coast Trail that runs along the entire east coast of Newfoundland's rugged Avalon Peninsula.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 12/31/2013

last visited: 8/23/2017

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Philatelic PhotographsCabot Tower, St. John’s, NL

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This tower was built atop Signal Hill in St. John’s to commemorate the 400th anniversary of John Cabot’s 1497 voyage and also to commemorate Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee year of reign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hykesj

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 10/30/2017

last visited: 7/28/2017

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Signal Hill - St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Signal Hill National Historic Site of Canada, located at the northeastern end of St. John’s harbour, is composed of two cultural landscapes – Signal Hill itself and the south side of the Narrows. It was formally recognized in 1951.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 2/16/2013

last visited: 7/3/2019

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesCabot Tower - St. John's, NL

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The building sits atop Signal Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 8/2/2016

last visited: 7/3/2019

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Compass RosesCompass Rose - Signal Hill, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

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A compass rose with elongated north arrow that is located at Signal Hill Canadian National Historic Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 3/8/2013

last visited: 8/23/2017

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Canadian Benchmarks38028 (SIGNAL) - St John's, Newfoundland

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Triangulation station located right next to the Cabot Tower

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 5/2/2019

last visited: never

Image for Signal Hill Historic Site, St. John’s, NLview gallery

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Philatelic PhotographsSignal Hill Historic Site, St. John’s, NL

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Signal Hill is one of the most popular tourist destinations in St. John’s and it was featured on this 2001 Canadian postage stamp promoting tourism.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hykesj

location: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

date approved: 10/30/2017

last visited: 7/28/2017

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