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You see them everywhere-on the sides of buildings, at waysides, bolted to rocks-outdoor 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 HistorySan Gabriel River Basin - Seal Beach, CA

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One of many historical markers in Seal Beach, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 1/26/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryNorth Rock Beacon - Royal Naval Dockyards, Sandys, Bermuda

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The relocated North Rock Beacon is on display on Camber Road in the Royal Naval Dockyards, Bermuda. A sign on the southwest side of the display basin is inscribed with the purpose and history of the North Rock Beacon.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Bermuda

date approved: 1/26/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryWatersnoodramp in Harmelen (1624) - Harmelen - NL

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in het centrum van Harmelen, bij de brug, is weer een bijzonder hervonden dorpsmonumentje zichtbaar geworden van de Watersnoodramp in 1624

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Andre 61

location: Utrecht, Netherlands

date approved: 1/26/2023

last visited: 1/26/2023

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Signs of HistoryCentral Post Office Building, Stockholm - Sweden

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The Central Post Office Building is a historical building at 28-34 Vasagatan in central Stockholm, Sweden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Stockholm, Sweden

date approved: 1/25/2023

last visited: 1/22/2023

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Signs of HistoryTessouat - Gatineau, Québec

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Tessouat était un chef de la nation algonquine qui au 17ème siècle, contrôlait le commerce sur la rivière Kichi Zibi. Tessouat was chief of the Algonquin nation, who during the 17th century, controlled the commerce on the Kichi Zibi River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryJackson Ferry Shot Tower - Max Meadows, VA

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A bronze plaque placed by the Daughters of he American Revolution is located in front of the Jackson Ferry Shot Tower in the Shot Tower Historical State Park at 116 Orphanage Drive in Max Meadows, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/24/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryOrigin of Taps-Charles City, VA

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During the Civil War when the Army of the Potomac was in camp on this site at Berkeley Plantation, Taps was created by Brigadier General Daniel Butterfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Virginia

date approved: 1/20/2023

last visited: 1/18/2023

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Signs of HistoryNorman Bros. Ford Motor Co. Garage - Shickshinny, Pennsylvania

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An historical marker's focus is the Norman Bros. Ford Motor Co. Garage of Shickshinny, Pennsylvania. The small plaque along the Susquehanna Warrior Trail features an old day-in-the-life photograph of the former automobile service station.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 401Photos

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/19/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryShickshinny - Shickshinny, Pennsylvania

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The town's name origin and history from the mid-19th century is described in this historical marker along the Susquehanna Warrior Trail in Shickshinny, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 401Photos

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/19/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryCampbell Fire Station - Campbell, CA

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A plaque about the Campbell Fire Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 1/19/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryNortham Ranch House - Huntington Beach, CA

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One of many historical markers in Huntington Beach, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 1/16/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryHistoric Roads of Newark, Delaware - Newark, DE

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One of many historical markers at Iron Hill Park in Newark, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Delaware

date approved: 1/16/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryOutbuildings - Thousand Palms, CA

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One of several historical markers at the Thousands Palms Oasis Preserve in Thousand Palms, California

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 1/16/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryEducation for ALL, Past and Present: - Newark, DE

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One of many historical markers at Iron Hill Park in Newark, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Delaware

date approved: 1/16/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of History230 Park Avenue - New York, USA

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State maker in this place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: New York

date approved: 1/16/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryCanal Lock #9 - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many historical markers in Havre de Grace, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/14/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Mouth of Deer Creek - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many historical markers in Havre de Grace, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/14/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryUSS Delaware - Dover, DE

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One of many historical markers in Dover, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Delaware

date approved: 1/14/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryAn Army of Restoration (CCC) - Dover, DE

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One of many historical markers in Dover, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Delaware

date approved: 1/14/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryLapidum - "A Place of Stones" - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many historical markers in Havre de Grace, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/14/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryTown of Lapidum - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many historical markers in Havre de Grace, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/14/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySusquehanna Hotel - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many historical markers in Havre de Grace, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/14/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryTollhouse and Covered Bridge at Rock Run - Havre de Grace, MD

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One of many historical markers at Susquehanna State Park in Havre de Grace, Maryland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/14/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryFort Hancock-Coastal Defenses of Sandy Hook - Highlands NJ

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Fort Hancock-Sandy Hook has been fortified to defend New York Harbor for more than two centuries. By the 1890s, concrete gun batteries were constructed to defend against long-range naval cannon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/11/2023

last visited: 1/11/2023

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Signs of HistoryNike Missile Site - Highlands NJ

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Nike Missile Site-Missiles emerged from silos beneath the pavement, and waited on launching racks while radar tracked the skies. During the 1950’s, the Cold War Era.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/11/2023

last visited: 1/11/2023

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