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Das alte Burgtheater / The Old Court Theater Marker - wide view image, Touch for more information
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 15, 2017
Das alte Burgtheater / The Old Court Theater Marker - wide view
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Das alte Burgtheater / The Old Court Theater
Hier stand bis zum Jahre 1888 das Alte Burgtheater das 1776 von Kaiser Josef II. als Nationaltheater begruendet wurde

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(English translation:)

Here stood until 1888 the Old Palace Theater, which was . . . — Map (db m123046) HM

Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Das Michaeler Bierhaus
. . . — Map (db m121723) HM
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Dr. Karl Lueger
Dr. Karl Lueger (1844-1910) Gründer der Christlich-Sozialen Partei, 1897-1910 Bürgermeister. Mitgestalter Wiens zu einer modernen Großstadt. Kritisch bewertet werden muss sein populistischer Antisemitismus, der ein politisches . . . — Map (db m123075) HM
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Father Wilhelm Janauschek
Der Ehrwürdige Diener Gottes Pater Wilhelm Janauschek Redemptorist

wurde hier, Spiegelgasse 4 Am 19. Oktober 1859 geboren

Er starb in Wien, im Ruf der Heiligkeit am 30. Juni 1926.

Das St. Klemens . . . — Map (db m121717) HM

Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Former University Office
Dieses Haus diente einst der Universität als Amts gebäude hohe Schule und und Studenten gaben dem Stubenviertel das Bepräge

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(English translation:)

This building once served the University as . . . — Map (db m123045) HM

Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Johann Pollet
Vor dem Burgtor widersetzte sich am 13. März 1848 der Oberfeuerwerker Johann Pollet mit Gefahr seines eigenen Lebens dem Befehl die Kanonen gegen die Volksmenge abzufeuern

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(English translation:)

In . . . — Map (db m121724) HM

Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Rudjer J. Bošković
Hier wohnte 1756-60 und 1763 der kroatische Gelehrte Rudjer J. Bošković S.J. und schuf sein Hauptwerk "Theorie der Naturphilosophie" aus einem einzigen Atomgesetz das physische Weltbild . . . — Map (db m123035) HM
Belize, Stann Creek, Hopkins — The Serpon Sugar Mill
This exhibit is made up of multiple markers inside of an open air information kiosk at the Serpon Sugar Mill. Sugar Cane Sugar cane generally is believed to have originated in northern India, the earliest mention of it being in some of . . . — Map (db m121903) HM
Ontario (Niagara Region), St. Catharines — International Shipmasters' Association
The maritime professionals who sail the ships on the Great Lakes are celebrating the 100th anniversary of their fraternal organization, the I. M. S. A. whose purpose is stated in the Association's constitution, "The purpose of this association's . . . — Map (db m122039) HM
Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Les gouverneurs généraux à l'honneurHonoring the Governors General

Au Canada, la fonction de gouverneur général est une institution dont l'origine remonte à l'époque du Régime français. Jusque dans les années 1950, à l'exception d'un seul, tous les représentants de la Couronne au Canada sont européens. En . . . — Map (db m123249) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — 50ème anniversaire de l'Organisation pour l'alimentation et l'agricultureFood and Agriculture Organization 50th Anniversary — Fiat panis

Le 16 octobre 1995, journée mondiale de l'alimentation, les représentants des 171 membres de l'organisation des Nations Unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture (FAO) se sont réunis ici pour commémorer le cinquantenaire de . . . — Map (db m123221) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Abraham Martin(1589-1664)

arriva en Nouvelle-France vers 1620. Il fit paître son troupeau sur des terres des Ursulines, qui furent désignées Plaines d'Abraham. Au XVIIIe siècle, des documents militaires officialisèrent ce toponyme, encore couramment utilisé. . . . — Map (db m123248) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Canadian Pacific Railway Company World War I Memorial1914 • 1918

This tablet commemorates those in the service of the Canadian Pacific Railway Company who at the call of King and Country left all that was dear to them, endured hardship, faced danger and finally passed out of sight of men by the . . . — Map (db m123004) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Chapelle funéraire de Champlain / Champlain's Funeral Chapel

Ici s'élevait la chapelle construite en 1636 pour recevoir les restes de Champlain. En 1953, la Société historique de Québec en a retrouvé le fondations. . . . — Map (db m123250) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Collège des Jésuites / Jesuit Collegeenseigner en Nouvelle-France / Teach in New France

Ces pierres appartenaient au fronton du collège des Jésuites. Elles sont marquées du monogramme de l'ordre, constitué des lettres IHS qui désignent Jésus. Remises aux Jésuites lors de la démolition de l'édifice en 1877, les pierres ont été . . . — Map (db m123088) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Funiculaire / Funicular125 ans d'histoire / 125 years of history — (1879-2004)

En 1945, un violent incendie détruisit complètement le funiculaire et causa des dommages majeurs à la maison Louis-Jolliet. Le funiculaire fut alors reconstruit en prenant bien soin de recouvrir sa structure d'un abri métallique pour . . . — Map (db m123190) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — hic lacet franciscus de Laval / Here lies François de Laval

hic lacet franciscus de Laval primus quebecensis Episcopus. Obit die Sext â maii, Anuo Salutis millesimo septingentesimo octaiio ætatis Suæ octogesimo Sexto Consecrationis quinquagesimo requiescat in pace . . . — Map (db m123251) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Hommage à Gérard ThibaultTribute to Gérard Thibault

Depuis la venue de Charles Trenet à Québec en 1949, e'est ici, où logeaite le célèbre cabaret Chez Gerard, que Gérard Thibault a accueilli un grand nombre d'artistes de la chanson française et québécoise, dont il fut un . . . — Map (db m123033) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — La chute Montmorency / Montmorency Falls

Le Sault de Montmorency, tel est le nom originel de la cataracte, celui que Champlain lui a donné en l'honneur d'Henri II, duc de Montmorency, son protecteur, vice-roi de la Nouvelle-France en 1619.

Le chute figure parmi les plus imposantes . . . — Map (db m123370) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — La contribution des troupes allemandes à la défense du CanadaThe Contributions of German Troops to the Defence of Canada

La contribution des troupes allemandes à la défense du Canada pendant la guerre de l'indéndance américaine

De 1776 à 1783, ces troupes au service de la Grande-Bretagne jouèrent un rôle crucial dans la défense du Canada, formant à . . . — Map (db m123223) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — La pierre de la Croix de Malte / The Maltese Cross Stone

Au-dessus de cette porte cochère se trouve la pierre de la Croix de Malte. En 1647, Charles Huault de Montmagny, chevalier de l'Ordre de Malte, premier gouverneur et lieutenant général de la Nouvelle-France, la fait placer sur le Château . . . — Map (db m123217) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — L'anse du parc de la Chute-MontmorencyThe Cove of Montmorency Falls Park

L'anse du parc de la Chute-Montmorency a été mise en lumière pour la première fois le 24 mai 2008, a l'occasion du 400e anniversaire de la fondation de Québec . . . — Map (db m123368) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Le Vieux-Québec, site du patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCOOld Quebec, UNESCO World Heritage Site

Fondée par l'explorateur français Champlain au début du XVIIe siècle, Québec demeure la seule ville d'Amérique du Nord à avoir conservé ses remparts qui regroupent de nombreux bastions, portes et ouvrages défensifs . . . — Map (db m123085) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — L'Église Notre-Dame-des-Victoires Church

Cette église, qui occupe le site de l'Habitation de Champlain, a été érigée à la fin du XVIIe siècle. L'édifice actuel porte la signature d'architectes aussi réputés que les Baillif, Maillou et Baillairgé. Son nom rappelle la . . . — Map (db m123414) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Les photographes LivernoisThe Livernois, a Family of Photographers

Jules-Isaïe Benoît dit Livernois 1830-1865

Élise l'Heureux 1827-1896

Jules-Ernest, 1851-1933

Jules, 1877-1952

Sculpteur Raoul Hunter . . . — Map (db m123265) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — L'hôtel de Ville de Québec / Québec City Hall

Construit en 1895-1896 sur le site de l’ancien collège des Jésuites, l’hôtel de ville est un édifice imposant dont l’aménagement permit de loger facilement les nombreux services municipaux durant plusieurs années. C’est aux . . . — Map (db m123066) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Maison Marie-Joseph-LarchevêqueMarie-Joseph Larchevêque House

Le lot sur lequel s'élève la maison Marie-Joseph-Larchevêque fut concédé par les Jésuites à Jean-Baptiste Larchevêque en 1715. Dix ans plus tard, sa fille Marie-Joseph fait construire une maison en pierre avec une galerie . . . — Map (db m123064) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Marie-Catherine de Saint-Augustin1632-1668 — Co-fondatrice de l'église canadienne/Co-foundress of the Church of Canada

Catherine de Longpré nait à Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte en Normandie, à douze ans et demi, elle entre au monastère des Augustines à Bayeux. À quatorze ans, elle s'offre pour aller évangelisér en Nouvelle-France. Le 31 mai 1648, elle quitte son . . . — Map (db m123289) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Mathieu d'Amours

Hommage et reconnaissance à Mathieu d'Amours à l'occasion du 350e anniversaire de son arrivée à Québec

Mathieu d'Amours, sieur de Chaufours, né à Paris en 1618, arrive à Québec en 1651 en compagnie du . . . — Map (db m123412) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Octave CrémazieQuébec 1827 • Le Havre 1879

La société des poètes a fait poser cette plaquette en 1932 sur la maison jadis occupée par la librairie crémazie.

[English translation]

In 1932, the Society of Poets had this plaque put on the house formerly occupied by the . . . — Map (db m123065) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Organisation pour l'alimentation et l'agricultureFood and Agriculture Organization — Fiat panis

Le 16 octobre, 1945, cette organisation, le premier des organismes nouveaux des Nations Unies, fut adoptée, en cet édifice, par les représentants de 44 nations. Pour la première fois, des nations s'organisaient pour améliorer le niveau . . . — Map (db m123220) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Parc Samuel-Holland / Samuel Holland Park

Ce terrain a été donné à la Ville de Québec pour y aménager un parc public en mémoire du major Samuel Holland, soldat, arpenteur-géomètre et cartographe, et da sa femme Marie-Josephte Rolet et leur famille qui habitèrent à cet . . . — Map (db m123304) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Pierre-Joseph-Olivier Chauveau(1820-1890)

C'est dans cette maison, construite en 1732 pour le marchand Charles Berthelot, que grandit et vécut jusqu'à sa mort Pierre-Joseph-Olivier Chauveau, chef du Parti conservateur et premier ministre de la province de Québec, de 1867 à . . . — Map (db m123089) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Place Jean-Pelletier

L'année 2014 marque le trente-cinquième anniversaire de l'Association internationale des maires francophones, créée en 1979 à l'initiative conjointe des maires de Paris et de Québec, messieurs Jacques Chirac et Jean Pelletier. À cette occasion, . . . — Map (db m123032) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Samuel Johannes Holland(1728-1801)

Par ses méticuleux travaux d'arpentage, Samuel Holland influença les modes de colonisation de grandes régions du Canada. Né aux Pays-Bas, il effectua des levés stratégiques pour l'armée britannique en Amérique du Nord pendant la guerre de Sept . . . — Map (db m123308) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Site du palais de l'intendant / Intendant's Palace Site

Sur cet emplacement l'Intendant Talon constuisit, en 1668, une brasserie, qui fut transformée en palais pour les Intendants par M. de Meulles, en 1686. Cet édifice, incendié en 1713, reconstruit par M. Bégon, de nouveau ravagé par le feu en . . . — Map (db m123058) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Site historique du Monastère-des-Augustines de-l'Hôtel-Dieu-de-Québec

Venues de Dieppe en 1639, les Augustines avaient pour mission de pourvoir la colonie naissante en soins hospitaliers. L'Hôtel-Dieu de Québec est le premier et le plus important des 12 établissements de soins de santé qu'elles ont fondés au . . . — Map (db m123266) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — Site of Armed Forces Staff HeadquartersSite du siège des forces armées Staff

Headquarters of Staffs of Armed Forces present at Quebec Conferences August 1943 and September 1944 to advise on strategy vital to victory

Franklin D. Roosevelt President of the United States and Winston S. Churchill . . . — Map (db m123214) HM

Quebec (Capitale-Nationale (region)), Québec — William Drum

Ici vécut William Drum (1808-1876) Manufacturier, il a fait construire en 1867 la plus importante fabrique de meubles au pays sur le site de l'actuel marché du vieux-port

[English . . . — Map (db m123028) HM

Quebec (La Côte-de-Beaupré MRC), Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre — La première église de Sainte-Anne-de-BeaupréThe First Church of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré

La première église de Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, construite en 1658, s'élevait ici. ————————————— Here stood the first church of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, built in . . . — Map (db m123398) HM

Quebec (Le Haut-Saint-François MRC), Weedon — Weedon Se Souvient![Weedon Remembers!]

Hommage aux anciens combattants de la région de Weedon

Depuis quelques années la Société d'Histoire de Weedon songeait à rendre hommage à nos anciens combattants.

Pour souligner le 60e anniversaire du . . . — Map (db m122879) HM

Quebec (Le Haut-Saint-François MRC), Weedon — War MemorialWeedon Se Souvient — [Weedon Remembers]

Morts Aux Combat [War Dead]

Europe 1914-1918 Adelard Bazinet • Omer Briere • Omer Cote Omer LeMay • Edouard Fortier • Joseph Bernier Henri Gosselin • Albert Tanguay • Pierre Cloutier Louis Cote • Donat Gagnon • Arthur Rousseau . . . — Map (db m122875) WM

Quebec (Les Appalaches MRC), Disraeli — La rue Laurier à travers les âges[Laurier Street Through the Ages]

[Les légendes des images, dans le sens des aiguilles d'une montre en partant du haut à gauche, lisent]

Points de repère • Carré Laurier

[A] Fête de la St-Jean-Baptiste 1923 1 Vous êtes ici. • [repère] 2 • 3 Gédéon Gagné . . . — Map (db m122902) HM

Quebec (Les Appalaches MRC), Disraeli — Black Creek... dupuis 1867, D'Israeli[Black Creek... since 1867, D'Israeli]

Black Creek (1833~1867) C'est l'arpenteur officiel du gouvernement, M. Black, qui en 1833, donne son nom à ce lieu. Black pour la patronyme de l'arpenteur et Creek pour désigner la configuration du lieu.

Le village de D'Israeli . . . — Map (db m122998) HM

Quebec (Les Appalaches MRC), Disraeli — Disraeli - 150 ans d'histoire a partager[Disraeli - 150 years of history to share]

[Légendes photo / illustration lues]

1. La visite du dimanche des familles des draveurs. 1924

2. L'harmonie de D'Israeli en 1907.

3. Carte officielle de la création d'un nouveau village dans la province: D'Israeli 1878.

4. . . . — Map (db m122971) HM

Quebec (Les Appalaches MRC), Disraeli — Disraeli se souvient[Disraeli Remembers]

Première guerre mondiale [World War I]

Ludger Camiré Régt de Québec • 24e Bataillon mort au combat 28 août 1918 inhumé au cimetière de Sun Quarry, Pas de Calais Fr.

Cap. Léo Plante Régt de . . . — Map (db m122881) WM

Quebec (Les Appalaches MRC), Disraeli — Histoire de la gare de Disraeli[History of Disraeli Station] — 1879 • 1969

Lorsque le train du Quebec Central Railway (Q.C.R.) arrive à Disraeli pour la première fois, le 12 mai 1877, il n'y a pas encore de gare pour accueillir les voyageurs. Ceux-ci doivent débarquer à l'hôtel d'Honoré Morin, situé tout près . . . — Map (db m122914) HM

Quebec (L'Île-d'Orléans MRC), Sainte-Pétronille — Contre vents et marées / Against All OddsUne Promenade à fleur d'eau / A Walk on the Water

Au tournant du XXe siècle, le peintre Horatio Walker fait ériger un mur de pierre au-dessus du rivage, pour protéger son domaine des fortes marées et garder à distance les nombreux baigneurs qui fréquentent alors la « plage du Nord ».

En . . . — Map (db m123409) HM

Quebec (L'Île-d'Orléans MRC), Sainte-Pétronille — La « grève chez Blais » / The "Strike at Blais"Une Promenade à fleur d'eau / A Walk on the Water

L'hiver, un pont de glace partait de ce rivage, en direction de Montmorency ou de Québec. Parmi les bénévoles qui le traçaient et l'entretenaient, Barthélemy Noël et les siens s'en chargeront durant un demi-siècle.

Les épiciers Blais . . . — Map (db m123403) HM

Quebec (L'Île-d'Orléans MRC), Sainte-Pétronille — La « grève du Nord », porte d'entrée / The "North Shore" gatewayUne Promenade à fleur d'eau / A Walk on the Water

Avant les années 1950, c'est sur le rivage que l'on marchait, deux mètres plus bas!

Débarquée vraisemblablement en ce lieu au printemps 1648, la famille du seigneur François de Chavigny et d'Éléonore de Grandmaison s'installa sur la hauteur . . . — Map (db m123400) HM

El Salvador, Morazán (El Divisadero), San Pedro Río Seco — Monumento a los Excombatientes / Monument to the Veterans
"Monumento a Los Heroes y Martires del FMLN del Divisadero Morazan, caidos en el conficto armado por amor y defensa de Nuestro Pueblo" En memoria de:

Juan Sanchez Vasquez. "El Gato" (Comandante Jimmy) Gonzalo Posada. . . . — Map (db m122468) WM

El Salvador, San Miguel — Conmemoración a los IngenierosPlaca en conmemoración a los ingenieros agrónomos
Universidad de El Salvador Facultad Multidisciplinaria Oriental Departamento de Ciencias Agronomicas

En Memoria de los Compañeros Ingenieros Agronomos

José Daniel Campos Villafuerte Noé Alcides Díaz Reyes German Emilio . . . — Map (db m122467) WM

El Salvador, San Miguel — Juan José Cañas
Aqui nació Juan José Cañas Autor de la letra del himno nacional de El Salvador Homenaje del Pueblo Migueleño en el 75 aniversario de haber sido cantado por primera vez

15 de septiembre de . . . — Map (db m122464) HM

Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis), Osterburken — Kastell in Osterburken / Fort Osterburken
(left panel:)

Kastell in Osterburken

Mit der Vorverlegung der römischen Grenzanlage von der Odenwaldlinie auf den Vorderen Limes um 160 n. Chr. verlegte die cohors III Aquitanorum ihr Standlager von . . . — Map (db m123016) HM

Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis), Osterburken — Werkzeugdepot / Tool Cache
Auf der Grabensohle vor dem Südost-Turm des Kastells lag in einem Versteck aus Steinplatten ein Depot Geräten aus Eisen. Sensen, eine Pflugschar, Werkzeuge wie Hammer, Beile, Säge oder Bohrer und Waffen wie Schwerter und Lanzen . . . — Map (db m123074) HM
Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — T11 — Die Revolution 1848 in Schwäbisch Gmünd / The Revolution of 1848 in Schwäbisch Gmünd850 Jahre Stadtgeschichte in Schwäbisch Gmünd
Im Früjahr 1848 kam es in ganz Deutschland zu heftigen Protesten der Bürger gegen den Obrigkeitstaat, die begleitet vom Aufruhr der städtischen Unterschichten, die unter Massenarmut und Missernten litten. Eduard Forster trat für die Ziele . . . — Map (db m121914) HM
Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — Fuggerei
(First panel:)

Die »Fuggerei« hat ihren Namen nach Anton Graf Fugger zu Kirchberg und Weissenhorn, der hier 1601 seinen Wohnsitz nahm, ohne jemals ein Handelsgeschäft zu führen (er entstammte dem berühmten, früh geadelter . . . — Map (db m121951) HM

Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — T17 — Heimatvertriebene in Schwäbisch Gmünd / German Expellees in Schwäbisch Gmünd850 Jahre Stadtgeschichte in Schwäbisch Gmünd
Die Sieger des Zweiten Weltkrieges beschlossen auf der Potsdamer Konferenz im August 1945, dass die deutschen Gebiete östlich der Oder-Neisse-Linie unter polnische bzw. sowjetische Verwaltung kommen. Die dort lebenden Deutschen sollten auf "humane . . . — Map (db m121827) HM
Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — Johanniskirche / St. John's Church
Johanniskirche

Die spätromanische Pfeilerbasilika wurden im Zeitraum zwischen 1220 und 1250 über den Fundamenten einer früheren, aus dem 12. Jahrhundert stammenden Kirche erbaut und ist Johannes dem Täufer geweiht. Sie . . . — Map (db m121769) HM

Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — Marktplatz Nr. 11 / Market Square No. 11
Das von J. M. Keller umgebaute Haus steht an der Ecke zur Bocksgasse und ist das Stammhaus des Handelsgeschäfts von Franz Achilles von Stahl. Eindrucksvoll das prächtige Portal mit geschmiedetem Oberlichtgitter. Den Schlußstein . . . — Map (db m121949) HM
Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — Post
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Erbaut 1753 von J. M. Keller für die Gmünder Patrizierfamilie Stahl. Später Gasthaus »Zur goldenen Kante"

Hier logierten auf Durchreise u.a Johann Kaspar Schiller, der Vater des Dichters, und Johann . . . — Map (db m121793) HM

Germany, Bavaria, Schweinfurt — Anno 1726A Crop Report, in Rhyme
Nach Ostern ist viel Schnee gelegen, in Wäldern, Feldern aller Wegen, und haben je dennoch durch göttische Güt, die Trauben vor Pfingsten noch alle verblüht. Man brachte auf Jakobs Tag Trauben herein und wachs dies jahr noch . . . — Map (db m122843) HM
Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Kitzingen), Kitzingen — Die "Kitzinger Elle" / The "Kitzingen Foot"
Die eiserne Elle diente als Längenmass der Stadt Kitzingen. Sie ist 33.3 Zentimeter lang und entsprach dem gültigen Mass im Königreich Bayern. Acht Unterteilungen ermöglichten die Umrechnung in verschiedene Bruchteile der Elle.

Der . . . — Map (db m123000) HM

Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Kitzingen), Kitzingen — Home of Friedrich von Deuster
Friedrich von Deuster 1836-1911

Landrat von Kitzingen 1888-1908

Der Ehrenbürger der Stadt Kitzingen war ein eifriger Förderer von Industrie und Gewerbe. Unvergessen bleibt sein Engagement für die evangelische Gemeinde. Hier . . . — Map (db m122507) HM

Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Kitzingen), Volkach — Schelfenhaus / Schelf House
Im Jahr 1719 ließ der wohlhabende Volkacher Kaufmann Johann Georg Adam Schelf in der heutigen Schelfengasse den Grundstein für ein repräsentatives Stadtpalais legen. Das Hauptgebäude steht traufseitig zur schmalen Gasse. Markante . . . — Map (db m122320) HM
Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Kitzingen), Wiesentheid — Wiesentheid
Aufgrund einer Schenkung des Bischofs Drakolf von Freising an das Kloster Schwarzach wird "wisenheida” 918 erstmals erwähnt. Später gelangte der Ort in den Besitz der Grafen von Castell, die vom 13. bis Mitte des 16. Jhdts. verschiedene . . . — Map (db m122511) HM
Germany, Hessen, Frankfurt — George C. Marshall and the Marshall Plan
Dank und bleibendes Gedachtnis George C. Marshall der als Aussenminister der USA das europaische Wiederaufbauprogramm der Amerikanischen Regierung bekannt gab. Der daraus entstandene Marshall-Plan der Jahre 1948-1952 hat . . . — Map (db m122878) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Aðalstræti 2 - Ingólfsnaust
Uppsátur landnamsmanna við Reykjavík getur hafa verið hér a bakkanum þar sem húsin standa. Verslunarstaðurinn var fluttur úr Örfirisey um 1770 og þa voru fjögur hús enddurreist á þessari lóð, en 1855 reisti Tærgesen kaupmaður það hús sem . . . — Map (db m123154) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Arnarhóll Arnarhólstraðir
(English side:)

The old farmstead of Arnarhóll stood on the knoll of the same name, where the statue of Ingólfur Arnarson, Iceland's first settler, now stands. The farm is believed to have been founded shortly after the settlement . . . — Map (db m122880) HM

Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Bakaríið / Bakery
Bakaríið var reist 1834. Þar inni var stór ofn hlaðinn úr múrsteini og mikill reykháfur. Korngeymsluhús var reist við bakaríið 1861 til að geyma korn og mjöl og þar voru einnig ölgerðarkatlar. Bernhöft bakari reisti einnig mógeymsluhús . . . — Map (db m123080) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Bernhöftstorfan / Bernhöft's Sward
(English side:)

The name Bernhöftstorfa (Bernhöft's Sward) is derived from the T.D. Bernhöft bakery, which stood in Bankastræti 2. Bernhöft's house was built at the north end of the lot in 1938, along with the bakery, peat store, . . . — Map (db m122623) HM

Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Ingólfur Arnarson
Minnismerkið um Ingólf Arnarson gerði myndhöggvarinn Einar Jönsson (1874-1954) á árunum 1902 til 1907 en merkið var ekki sett upp fyrr en 1924. Myndin sýnir landnámsmanninn í brynju með atgeir í hendi og skjöld sér við hlið. Hann stendur . . . — Map (db m123006) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — TobbukotÞorbjörg Sveinsdóttir, midwife (1827-1903)
(English Side:)

In 1858 a small half-stone house or steinbaer was built here. Before long it was purchased by midwife Þorbjörg Sveinsdóttir. The house was commonly called Tobbukot, a diminutive derived from . . . — Map (db m122662) HM

Iceland, Southern Peninsula Suðurnes, Grindavik — Fallen But Not ForgottenUSAF, 8th Air Force, 93rd Bombardment Group, 330th Bombardment Squadron
Bandaríska B-24 Liberator - sprengjuflugvélin Hot Stuff, var fyrst flugvéla 8. flughersins til að ljtúka 25 árásarferðun frá Bretlandi yfir meginland Evrópu í heimsstyrjöldinni síðari.

The B-24 Liberator Hot Stuff was . . . — Map (db m120969) HM WM

Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — A Memorial Site to Slavery and African Populations and DescendantsThe Historic Center of Mexico City
El Centro Histórico de la Ciudad de México: Sitio de memoria de la esclavitud y las poblaciones africanas y afrodescendientes La Ciudad de México recibió desde el siglo XVI a un importante número de personas de diversas regiones de . . . — Map (db m122226) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Aquiles Serdán
Aquiles Serdan Nació en la Ciudad de Puebla el 2 de noviembre de 1876. Antireeleccionista y decidido opositor al régimen del General Porfirio Díaz. Inició la rebelión en Puebla y murió en el levantamiento el 18 de noviembre de 1910. . . . — Map (db m123079) HM WM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Bartolomé Gutiérrez
En esta casa nació en 1580 el beato Bartolomé Gutierrez. muerto en el Japon en 1632. 1632 Catálogo de la Insp. Gral de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: In this house was born in . . . — Map (db m122296) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Captain Juan Chavarria de Valera
Esta fue la casa en que vivió y murió el capitan Juan Chavarria de Valera. Caballero de la Orden de Santiago. 1682 Catálogo de la Insp. Gral. de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: . . . — Map (db m123002) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Carlos María de Bustamonte
En esta casa murió el Historiografo Don Carlos Maria de Bustamante 21 de septiembre de. 1848. Catálogo de la Insp. Gral. de Monumentos Artísticos e Historicos English translation: In this house died . . . — Map (db m122169) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Chapel of the Expiration
Capilla de la Expiración. Formó parte del Convento de Santo Domingo. Alberga al Cristo de la Expiración, escultura del siglo XVII regalada por Carlos V a la Nueva España. English translation: Chapel of the . . . — Map (db m122232) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Cristóbal Vargas Valades
Aquí estuvo el colegio del Cristo fundado a iniciativa de Don Cristobal Vargas Valades. 1612. Catálogo de la Insp. Gral de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: Here was the College . . . — Map (db m122312) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Doctor Pedro López
En esta calle estuvo la casa de Pedro López primer médico que hubo en la ciudad 1527 Catálogo de la Insp. Gral. de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: On this street was the house . . . — Map (db m122645) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Ex-Customs HouseAntigua Aduana de México
Este edificio construido para Aduana se comenzó el 9 de diciembre de 1730 se terminó el 28 de junio de 1731. Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República English translation: This building was . . . — Map (db m122273) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Ex-Palace of the Inquisition
Antiguo Palacio de la Inquisición Este edificio se construyó de diciembre de 1732 a diciembre de 1736, por el Arq. Pedro de Arrieta. Declarado monumento. Dirección de Monumentos Coloniales. 1963 English . . . — Map (db m122263) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — First Mexican Congress
Aquí se reunió el primer Congreso Mexicano y el Constituyente de 1824. Catálogo de la Insp. Gral. de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: Here met the first Mexican Congress and the . . . — Map (db m122330) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — First Monte de Piedad
El dia 25 de Febrero de 1775 abrió su despacho al público en este Edificio el Sacro y Real Monte de Piedad de Animas fundado por Dn Pedro Romero de Terreros, Conde de Regla y Caballero de Caltrava; en memoria de lo cual el H. . . . — Map (db m122602) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — First Session of the Mexican Academy of Language
La Academia Mexicana correspondiente de la Real Española celebró en esta casa su primera sesión. 25 Sept. 1875 – 25 Sept. 1925 English translation: The Mexican Academy of Language, correspondent of the Royal . . . — Map (db m123071) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Former College of San Ildefonso
Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, fundado en el siglo XVI. Este edificio fue construido en el siglo XVIII para el Colegio y posteriormente fue sede de la Escuela Nacional Preparatoria. Alberga un importante acervo arqueológico, . . . — Map (db m122318) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Gabriel Yermo
Aquí vivió Don Gabriel Yermo español que encabezó la asonada que derrocó al Virrey Iturrigarary en 1808. Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República English translation: Here lived Gabriel . . . — Map (db m122302) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Gónzalo de Salazar
Aquí estuvo la casa del factor Gonzalo de Salazar 1525 Catálogo de la Insp. Gral. de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: Here was the house of the factor Gónzalo de Salazar . . . — Map (db m122735) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — House of Cristóbal de Oñate
Aqui estuvo la casa del conquistador Cristobal de Oñate 1530 Catálogo de la Insp. Gral de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: Here was the house of the conquistador Cristóbal de . . . — Map (db m122281) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — House of the Adelantados of New Galicia
Aqui estuvo la casa de los adelantados de Nueva Galicia despues marqueses de Villamayor 1530 Catálogo de la Insp. Gral de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: Here was the house of the . . . — Map (db m122267) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Jail of the Inquisition
Aquí estuvo la cárcel perpetua de la Inquisicion que dio nombre a la calle. 1572-1820. Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República English translation: Here was the permanent jail of the . . . — Map (db m122647) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — José María Heredia
El primer poeta de América es Heredia. (…) Él es volcánico como sus entrañas y sereno como sus alturas. José Martí En conmemoración del aniversario 210 de José María Heredia. Ciudad de México, Cuauhtémoc, Distrito Federal. Julio 22 de . . . — Map (db m123073) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — José Martí
Aqui vivio Jose Marti en 1894 Homenaje del Ajefismo Mexicano Mayo 20 de 1947. English translation: José Martí lived here in 1894. Tribute from AJEF (Asociación de Jóvenes Esperanza de la Fraternidad or Youth . . . — Map (db m123011) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Juan de Dios Peza
Al inspirado cantor del hogar Juan de Dios Peza quien nació en este lugar Homenaje de El Buen Tono, S.A. MCMXXVI English translation: To the inspired “singer of the home” Juan de Dios Peza who was . . . — Map (db m123068) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Leona Vicario de Quintana Roo
La ilustre heroína Insurgente Doña Leona Vicario de Quintana Roo murio en la recamara de la esquina de esta casa a las nueve de la noche del 21 de agosto de 1842. La Comision Nacional del Centenario de la Independencia consagra este . . . — Map (db m122181) HM WM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Luis González Obregón
Esta casa fué residencia del Ilustre Investigador Mexicano Don Luis Gonzalez Obregon y donde murió el 19 de junio de 1938. Dirección de Monumentos Coloniales. 1955 English translation: This house was . . . — Map (db m123069) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Manuel Acuña
Al memorable vate Manuel Acuña quien falleció en este lugar Homenaje de El Buen Tono, S.A. MCMXXVI English translation: To the memorable poet Manuel Acuña who died here in this place. Tribute from El Buen Tono, . . . — Map (db m122260) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Manuel Cervantes Imaz
1872. 1896. En este edificio estuvo establecida la Escuela N. Primaria Superior N. 7, de la que fue Director Fundador el Maestro Manuel Cervantes Imaz. ¡Honor a la Escuela y al Maestro! Mexico 30 de junio de 1925. – Los alumnos . . . — Map (db m122605) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Manuel Gutiérrez Nájera
Al esclarecido poeta Manuel Gutierrez Najera quien murió en este lugar Homenaje de El Buen Tono, S.A. MCMXXVI English translation: To the distinguished poet Manuel Gutiérrez Nájera who died in this place. Tribute . . . — Map (db m122179) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Master Diego Pedraza
Aqui estuvo la casa de Maese Diego Pedraza Primer Cirujano que hubo en la Ciudad 1525 Catálogo de la Insp. Gral de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: Here was the house of Master . . . — Map (db m122291) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Mexican Society of Geography and Statistics
Sociedad Mexicana de Geografía y Estadística. Este edificio es sede de la Sociedad Mexicana de Geografía y Estadística, fundada en 1833, siendo la primera en América y la cuarta en el mundo con esta vocación científica. . . . — Map (db m122328) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Nidjei Israel Synagogue
Sinagoga Nidjei Israel. Espacio dedicado a la cultura judía en México. Fue la tercera sinagoga del país y la primera construida para la comunidad ashkenazí English: Nidjei Israel Synagogue This building is dedicated to the . . . — Map (db m123007) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Offices of El Tiempo
Aquí estuvo la redacción del periódico El Tiempo, diario de la oposición conservadora dirigido por Victoriano Agüeros. English translation: Here were the editors’ offices of El Tiempo, the conservative . . . — Map (db m122190) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr
Parroquia de San Lorenzo Diácono y Mártir. Erigida en el siglo XVII, formó parte del convento de San Lorenzo, fundado en el siglo XVI. En su interior se encuentra un bajo relieve realizado por Mathías Goeritz. English . . . — Map (db m122740) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Parish of Santa Catarina
Parroquia de Santa Catarina Virgen y Mártir. Se edificó como parte del hospital del mismo nombre, fundado en el siglo XVI; el actual edificio se construyó en el siglo XVIII. English translation: Parish of Santa . . . — Map (db m122140) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Plaza and Portal of Santo Domingo
Plaza y portal de Santo Domingo. Conjunto del siglo XVIII y segundo en importancia después de la Plaza Mayor. Bajo el portal se ubicaron los escribanos o evangelistas que redactaban y escribían las cartas de quienes no sabían hacerlo. . . . — Map (db m122238) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Salón Madrid
Aquí estuvo el Salón Madrid. Fue la cantina favorita de los estudiantes de la Antigua Escuela de Medicina. (1896-2017) English translation: Here was the Salón Madrid. This was the favorite bar for the students of . . . — Map (db m122237) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Servando Teresa de Mier
A la memoria de Fr. Servando Teresa de Mier Periodista Insurgente cuyos restos reposan en esta iglesia XII-1827-22-IX-1921 “Excelsior” English translation: To the memory of Friar Servando Teresa de . . . — Map (db m122184) HM WM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Temple of Our Lady of Loreto
Templo de Nuestra Señora de Loreto. Diseñado originalmente por Manuel Tolsá; su cúpula es una de las más grandes de la ciudad. English translation: Temple of Our Lady of Loreto This temple was designed originally . . . — Map (db m122640) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Temple of Our Lady of the Pillar
Templo de Nuestra Señora del Pilar “La Enseñanza”. Oratorio del antiguo convento de Nuestra Señora del Pilar, dedicado a la enseñanza de niñas. La decoración interior es muestra notable del barroco en México. . . . — Map (db m122305) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Temple of Santa Catalina de Siena
Templo de Santa Catalina de Siena. Iglesia del antiguo convento del mismo nombre, edificada en el siglo XVII; en ella estuvo presa la corregidora Josefa Ortiz de Domínguez, impulsor de la Independencia de México. English . . . — Map (db m122642) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Temple of Santa Teresa La Nueva
Templo de Santa Teresa La Nueva. Formó parte del Antiguo Convento del mismo nombre, fundado en el siglo XVIII para jóvenes humildes; conserva en su interior retablos neoclásicos. English translation: Temple of Santa . . . — Map (db m122606) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Temple of Santo Domingo
Templo de Santo Domingo. Formó parte del Convento del mismo nombre, uno de los más importantes de la ciudad, fundado en el siglo XVI. El templo data del siglo XVIII, obra de Pedro de Arrieta, el retablo es obra de Manuel Tolsá. Aquí . . . — Map (db m122195) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Beginning of the Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
Camino Real de Tierra Adentro Patrimonio Mundial De este sitio en el que estuvo la aduana de México, hace 400 años partía el Camino Real de Tierra Adentro, uniendo las poblaciones de México, Tepotzotlán, San Juan del Río, . . . — Map (db m122229) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Chapel of the Dead
En el siglo XIX esta capilla fue depósito de cadáveres de pordioseros e indigentes. Se le conoció como Capilla de los Muertos. English translation: In the 19th century this chapel was where the bodies of beggars and . . . — Map (db m122802) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Convent of La Concepción
Aquí estuvo el más grande y antiguo convento de monjas que hubo en la Nueva España: el de la Concepción, fundado en 1540. English translation: Here was the largest and oldest convent of nuns that existed in New . . . — Map (db m122801) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The High College of Saints Peter and Paul
Aquí se fundó por el Padre Pedro Sanchez el Colegio Máximo de San Pedro y San Pablo en 1573. Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República English translation: Here was founded the High College . . . — Map (db m122603) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The House of Covadonga
En esta calle floreció una huerta de los frailes dominicos en épocas de escasez de alimentos en la Nueva España. Tiempo después se levantó aquí la Casa de la Covadonga. English translation: On this street functioned a . . . — Map (db m122739) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Marquis of San Miguel de Aguayo
Esta casona perteneció a los marqueses de San Miguel de Aguayo. Siglos XVII-XVIII. English translation: This large house belonged to the marquis of San Miguel de Aguayo during the 17th to 18th centuries. — Map (db m122736) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Murder of Joaquín Dongo
En esta casa fue asesinado Dn. Joaquin Dongo. 1789 Catálogo de la Insp. Gral de Monumentos Artísticos e Históricos English translation: In this house was murdered Joaquín Dongo in 1789. . . . — Map (db m122304) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Dolores Hidalgo), Dolores Hidalgo — José María Morelos y Pavón
“Que como la buena ley es superior a todo hombre, las que dicte nuestro Congreso deben ser tales que obliguen a constancia y patriotismo, moderen la opulencia y la indigencia.” José Maria Morelos y Pavón. del pueblo . . . — Map (db m123309) HM WM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santiago de Querétaro — Querétaro, Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Querétaro, Patrimonio Cultural de la Humanidad Querétaro se fundó en 1531 en medio del valle de La Cañada, habitado por algunos gurpos chichimecas. Décadas después, Querétaro se convirtió en una de las ciudades más importantes para la . . . — Map (db m121764) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Museum Willet-Holthuysen
(English panel:)

Museum Willet-Holthuysen was originally built as family residence in 1685-1690. Since then several leading members of Amsterdam society have lived here. The last to make it their home were the wealthy art . . . — Map (db m121830) HM

Netherlands, Utrecht — Paleis Lofen
Lofen werd rond 1050 gebouwd door keizer Hendrik III. Het was één van de paleizen die de keizer van het Heilige Romeinse Rijk, waar Utrecht sinds het jaar 925 toebehoorde, tot zijn beschikking had. Het paleis werd gebouwd tegen de . . . — Map (db m122868) HM
Poland, Małopolska (Wadowice Powiat), Wadowice — Pope John Paul II's Former School
W tym budynku przed Wojna II Światowa mieśiła sie szkoła powszchna w ktorej w latach 1926-1930 pobierał nauki Karol Wojtyla Papież Jan Paweł

W 50 rocznice świecen . . . — Map (db m123144) HM

Saint Lucia, Castries — Charles Eugene Gabriel de la Croix, Marquis de Castries
Charles Eugene Gabriel de la Croix Marquis de Castries 1727-1800 Distinguished Minister for the French Navy and Colonies (1780-1787) after whom the City of Castries is named. — Map (db m122851) HM
Saint Lucia, Castries — Free French World War II Memorial
<< Les dissidents Martiniquais en souvenir de l’accueil fraternel de la population de Sainte-Lucie pendant la 2eme guerre mondiale Free French Forces 1939-1945>> English translation: The . . . — Map (db m122869) WM
Saint Lucia, Castries — Holy Trinity Anglican Church Foundation Stone
This Stone was laid to the glory of God by His Excellency Sir Charles Bruce. K.C.M.G. Governor of the Windward Islands on Nov. 25th 1894 Rev J.R. Bascom. Incumbent. S.T. Wenborn. Architect.Map (db m122884) HM
Saint Lucia, Choiseul, Rivière Dorée — The Rivière Dorée Grace Church
Welcome to the Rivière Dorée Grace Church Was built in 1846 by the Alexander Family of Scotland. The family remains and those African Prince – Prince John lie in the cemetery across the road The school was the first to be built after . . . — Map (db m122874) HM
Saint Lucia, Gros Islet, Rodney Bay — José Martí
José Martí National Hero Republic of Cuba — Map (db m122803) HM WM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Östra Gymnasiehuset / Eastern High School building
Östra Gymnasiehuset är en del av Gråbrödraklostrets länga som avgränsade klostergården i väster. Klostermurar återstår upp till tio meter mot Gymnasiegränd. Kvar finns ett klosterrum med stjärnvalv, som anses vara dekorerat av . . . — Map (db m123067) HM
Turkey, Çanakkale (Çanakkale Merkez), Tevfikiye — 2 — The East Wall
English Text: You are now standing on the remains of the outer wall of the Greek and Roman temple precinct from the period of Troia VIII/IX (third century BCE - c. CE 500). In front of you lie the fortifications of Troia/Ilios. You . . . — Map (db m123200) HM
Turkey, Çanakkale (Çanakkale Merkez), Tevfikiye — 3 — The Northern Bastion
English Text: You are now standing on the remains of the foundations of an altar which belonged to the Greek and Roman temple of Athena (see Information-Sign 4). The remains of this temple had already been removed by stone-robbers . . . — Map (db m123228) HM
Turkey, Çanakkale (Çanakkale Merkez), Tevfikiye — B — The Pithos Garden
English Text: These large vat-like storage containers appear in the Mediterranean and Near East already in the Neolithic period along with the earliest pottery. They served primarily as a means to keep cool olive oil, wine, and grain, . . . — Map (db m123122) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — St. Thomas the Apostle Church
Site of St Thomas the Apostle Church Destroyed in the Great Fire 1666 — Map (db m121663) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — The Sugarloaf
The Sugarloaf The Sugarloaf is situated on Cannon Street which starts at St Paul's Cathedral and runs parallel with the River Thames for half a mile. Cannon Street was first known as ‘Candlewrich Street' named after the candle makers who used to . . . — Map (db m121664) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — William Nicholson
William Nicholson ( 1824 – 1909 ) Distiller, Politician, Cricket Player, Benefactor This alehouse is part of the Nicholson's heritage collection. They're all different, yet they all owe something to the man who founded them. William . . . — Map (db m121666) HM
United Kingdom, England (Cornwall County), Bodmin — The Trafalgar Way — Bodmin
The Trafalgar Way Bodmin – 3rd Post-Horse Change On Monday, 21st October 1805 the Royal Navy decisively defeated the Combined Fleet of France and Spain off Cape Trafalgar south of Cadiz. This victory permanently removed the . . . — Map (db m122160) HM
United Kingdom, England (Cornwall County), Launceston — The Trafalgar Way — Launceston
The Trafalgar Way Launceston - 4th Post-Horse Change On Monday, 21st October 1805 the Royal Navy decisively defeated the Combined Fleet of France and Spain off Cape Trafalgar south of Cadiz. This victory permanently removed the threat . . . — Map (db m122161) HM
United Kingdom, England (Cornwall County), Wadebridge — RAF St Eval
R · A · F St Eval 1939 – 1959 In Memory of those who served and the 974 gallant airrew who lost their lives Also the 22 Airmen and WAAFS who were killed in bombing raids Unveiled this day 10th April 2005 by Wing . . . — Map (db m121959) HM WM
United Kingdom, England (Devon County), Axminster — The Trafalgar Way — Axminster
The Trafalgar Way Axminster - 9th Post-Horse Change On Monday, 21st October 1805 the Royal Navy decisively defeated the Combined Fleet of France and Spain off Cape Trafalgar south of Cadiz. This victory permanently removed the threat . . . — Map (db m122166) HM
United Kingdom, England (Devon County), Kilmington — The Trafalgar Way — Kilmington
The Trafalgar Way Kilmington On Monday, 21st October 1805 the Royal Navy decisively defeated the Combined Fleet of France and Spain off Cape Trafalgar south of Cadiz. This victory permanently removed the threat of invasion of England . . . — Map (db m122162) HM
United Kingdom, England (Dorset County), Blandford Forum — The Trafalgar Way — Blandford Forum
The Trafalgar Way Blandford Forum - 12th Post-Horse Change On Monday, 21st October 1805 the Royal Navy decisively defeated the Combined Fleet of France and Spain off Cape Trafalgar south of Cadiz. This victory permanently removed the . . . — Map (db m122167) HM
United Kingdom, England (Dorset County), Bridport — The Trafalgar Way — Bridport
The Trafalgar Way Bridport - 10th Post-Horse Change On Monday, 21st October 1805 the Royal Navy decisively defeated the Combined Fleet of France and Spain off Cape Trafalgar south of Cadiz. This victory permanently removed the threat . . . — Map (db m122165) HM
United Kingdom, England (Dorset County), Dorchester — The Trafalgar Way — Dorchester
The Trafalgar Way Dorchester - 11th Post-Horse Change On Monday, 21st October 1805 the Royal Navy decisively defeated the Combined Fleet of France and Spain off Cape Trafalgar south of Cadiz. This victory permanently removed the threat . . . — Map (db m122163) HM
United Kingdom, England (Dorset County), Wareham — The Kuwait Arena
The Kuwait Arena This arena was a gift from the people of Kuwait in recognition of the sacrifice made by soldiers of the British Army in the Liberation War 1990–1. — Map (db m121954) HM WM
United Kingdom, England (Durham County), Durham — Durham Cathedral and Castle
Durham Cathedral and Castle World Heritage Site In Accord with the Principles of the World Heritage Convention Durham Cathedral and Castle have been designated a World Heritage Site One of a number of protected areas of outstanding natural and . . . — Map (db m122207) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — 1987 Great Storm
In the early hours of Friday 16 October 1987 a great storm struck South East England. In four violent hours London lost 250,000 trees. Its skyline changed for ever. The Evening Standard launched a tree appeal and this English oak, placed here a . . . — Map (db m122247) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Boys of St. Martin’s School
Boys of St. Martin’s School Rest in Peace A. Askew · R. McMillan · W.C.A. Payne · W. Padwick · E.W. Rundle · C. Stone · W.T. Messenger · W.R.J. Price · W.F. Boulter M.M · W. Briggs · W.F. Marsh · C.W. Pratt · E.J. Gilmore · H. Yeates · G. . . . — Map (db m122249) WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Edith Cavell Memorial
Humanity · Fortitude · Devotion · Sacrifice Edith Cavell Brussels Dawn October 12 1915 Patriotism is Not Enough I Must Have No Hatred or Bitterness For Anyone — Map (db m122250) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Eminent Artists
London County Council Robert Adam Thomas Hood John Galsworthy Sir James Barrie and Other Eminent Artists and Writers lived here — Map (db m122123) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Emmeline Pankhurst
Emmeline Pankhurst 1858 1928 This Statue Of Emmeline Pankhurst Was Erected As A Tribute To Her Courageous Leadership Of The Movement For The Enfranchisement Of Women — Map (db m121946) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Frank Matcham
Frank Matcham (1854 – 1920) Designed this theatre Frank Matcham Society — Map (db m122352) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — John Law Baker Memorial
In Memory of John Law Baker Formerly of the Madras Army Born 1789 – Died 1886 — Map (db m122248) HM WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Kipling House
Kipling House and the ground upon which it stands, enjoys an interesting and illustrious past. standing on the site of Norwich House, the town house of the Bishops of Norwich, which dates back to 1237. Upon the great dissolution of the monasteries . . . — Map (db m122244) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Marks & Co Booksellers
84 Charing Cross Road The Booksellers Marks & Co. Were on this site which became world renowned through the book by Helene Hanff — Map (db m122576) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Palace of the Savoy
Within these precincts stood the Palace of the Savoy. The erection of which was begun by Peter, Ninth Count of Savoy and Earl of Richmond. A.D. 1246 Henry III King of England bestowed the site “in vico qui vocato la straunde” on . . . — Map (db m122106) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Royal Air Force
City of Westminster Royal Air Force The Royal Air Force was formed and had its first headquarters here in the former Hotel Cecil 1st April 1918 Through Adversity To The Stars ( small brass plaque ) This Plaque was Unveiled by . . . — Map (db m122116) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — RSA
The House of the Royal Society for The Encouragement Of Arts Manufactures and Commerce Foundation Laid 28 March 1772 Completed 2 April 1774 Robert & James Adam Architects — Map (db m122120) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling 1865 – 1936 poet and story writer lived here 1889 - 1891 — Map (db m122245) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Samuel Pepys
Samuel Pepys 1633 – 1703 Diarist and Secretary of the Admiralty lived here 1679 - 1688 — Map (db m122209) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Samuel Pepys & etc.
In a House formerly standing on this site lived Samuel Pepys 1633 – 1703 Diarist & Robert Harley Earl of Oxford 1661 – 1724 Statesman And in this house lived William Etty 1787 – 1849 Painter & Clarkson . . . — Map (db m122210) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Savoy Theatre
This Plaque Was Unveiled by Her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales To Celebrate the Reopening of the Newly restored Savoy Theatre 19th July 1993 — Map (db m122111) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Sir Richard Arkwright
Greater London Council Sir Richard Arkwright 1732 – 1792 Industrialist and Inventor lived here — Map (db m122118) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Sole Survivor
Built 1625 The only Strand building to survive the Great Fire of London — Map (db m123192) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — The Bear & Staff
The Bear & Staff A public house by this name has occupied this site on Bear Street since 1714 with the current building dating from 1878 when it was rebuilt. “The Bear & Staff" takes its name from a heraldic sign normally referring to the . . . — Map (db m122351) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — The Cambridge
The Cambridgee The Cambridge as we see it today was built in 1887 but there has been a pub at this address since 1744 when it was called the Kings Arms. The name of the pub comes directly from the time Prince George, the Duke of Cambridge, opened . . . — Map (db m122356) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — The Coal Hole
Nicholoson’s The Coal Hole The original Coal Hole was located in a cellar in Fountain Court, a few yards from our present establishment. Its name seems to have derived from the coal heavers who worked nearby on the River Thames. Edmund Kean, . . . — Map (db m122113) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — The Fountain Tavern
( left column ) In this court in the 18th century stood the Fountain Tavern where the political oponents of Sir Robert Walpole met using the title of the Fountain Club Also the Coal Hole the meeting place of the Wolf Club of which about . . . — Map (db m122103) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — The Porcupine
The Porcupine The Porcupine has occupied the same location on Charing Cross Road since 1725 when the pub's address was 1 Castle Street. The Porcupine soon established itself as a favourite haunt of the local freemasons and in 1807 it became the . . . — Map (db m122353) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Thomas Rowlandson
London County Council Thomas Rowlandson 1757 – 1827 Artist and Caricaturist lived in a house on this site — Map (db m122208) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — William Nicholson
William Nicholson ( 1824 – 1909 ) Distiller, Politician, Cricket Player, Benefactor This alehouse is part of the Nicholson's heritage collection. They're all different, yet they all owe something to the man who founded them. William . . . — Map (db m122246) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — William Nicholson
William Nicholson ( 1824 – 1909 ) Distiller, Politician, Cricket Player, Benefactor This alehouse is part of the Nicholson's heritage collection. They're all different, yet they all owe something to the man who founded them. William . . . — Map (db m122354) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — William Nicholson
William Nicholson ( 1824 – 1909 ) Distiller, Politician, Cricket Player, Benefactor This alehouse is part of the Nicholson's heritage collection. They're all different, yet they all owe something to the man who founded them. William . . . — Map (db m122357) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — William Nicholson
William Nicholson ( 1824 – 1909 ) Distiller, Politician, Cricket Player, Benefactor This alehouse is part of the Nicholson's heritage collection. They're all different, yet they all owe something to the man who founded them. William . . . — Map (db m122575) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — York Watergate — Victoria Embankment Gardens
Victoria Embankment Gardens York Watergate The York Watergate was built in 1626 for George Villiers, first Duke of Buckingham, the favourite of James I and owner of York House, which stood to the north side. The Watergate was the principal exit . . . — Map (db m122242) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Bloomsbury Square Gardens — London Borough of Camden
Restoration of Bloomsbury Square Originally known as Southampton Square Bloomsbury Square was one of London's first designed garden squares. It was initially laid out during the middle of the 17th Century, after Lord Southampton built Southampton . . . — Map (db m121936) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Earls of Chesterfield
Here Lived Philip Second Earl of Chesterfield Born 1633 : Died 1713 also Philip Third Earl and Philip Dormer Fourth Earl of Chesterfield K.G. Born 1694 : Died 1773 — Map (db m121934) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Faraday House
Faraday House Electrical Engineering College Occupied This Building From June 1903 Until April 1967 — Map (db m121937) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — John Nash1752-1835
Architect designed this terrace and lived here — Map (db m122550) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Islington — First World War Islington 1914-1918 — Southgate Road
First World War Islington 1914-1918 This plaque commemorates the men who lived in this street and lost their lives in the First World War James L. Blake: aged 20   Killed in action, 25 September 1917, in Belgium · Thomas L. Blake: aged 24   . . . — Map (db m121931) WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Islington — First World War Islington 1914-1918 — Englefield Road
First World War Islington 1914-1918 This plaque commemorates the men who lived in this street and lost their lives in the First World War Henry S. Lowry: aged 27   Died of wounds, 13 April 1918, in France Leslie W. Thacker: aged 20   Died of . . . — Map (db m121932) WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Merton — Lord Nelson Memorial
As a Memorial of Lord Nelson And the Splendid Services Which He Rendered To His Country This Land (Which Formed Part of His Merton Estate) was Given on the First Centenary of His Death to The Merton Parish Council for A Public . . . — Map (db m122102) WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Merton — Merton Place
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United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — The Faraday Memorial
The Faraday Memorial Michael Faraday (22 September 1791 to 25 August 1867) Near this spot in Newington Butts, Michael Faraday, one of Britain's greatest scientific figures, was born on 22 September 1791 and his birth is recorded in the . . . — Map (db m121927) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — William Nicholson
William Nicholson 1824-1909 Distiller, Politician, Cricket Player, Benefactor This alehouse is part of the Nicholson's heritage collection. They're all different, yet they all owe something to the man who founded them. William Nicholson was a . . . — Map (db m121933) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Bethnal Green Fire Memorial
Borough of Bethnal Green Memorial Alice Maud Denman and Peter Regelous Who lost their lives in attempting to save others at a fire at 423 Hackney Road on the 20th April 1902 Erected by public subscription C.E. Fox   Mayor R. . . . — Map (db m121667) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Bethnal Green Tube Shelter Disaster
Site of the Worst Civilian Disaster of the Second World War in Memory of 173 Men, Women and Children Who Lost Their Lives on the Evening of Wednesday 3rd March 1943 Descending These Steps to Bethnal Green Underground Air Raid Shelter . . . — Map (db m121670) HM WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Daniel Mendoza
Daniel Mendoza Pugilist 1764 – 1836 English Champion who proudly billed himself as ‘Mendoza the Jew’, lived here when writing ‘The Art of Boxing’. — Map (db m121671) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Greenwich Foot Tunnel — North Side
This tunnel constructed by the London County Council was opened in August 1902. Sir John MacDougall chairman of the Council; Lord Monkswell vice chairman; Henry Clarke deputy chairman; Col F. Sheffield chairman bridges comm; J. E. Sears vice . . . — Map (db m121706) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Robt Milligan
To Perpetuate on this Spot The Memory of Robert Milligan A Merchant of London To Whose Genius, Perseverance and Guardian Care The Surrounding Great Work Principally Owes It’s Design, Accomplishment and Regulation. The Directors and . . . — Map (db m121703) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Stairway to HeavenBethnal Green Memorial
Bethnal Green Tube Shelter Disaster On 3 March the air raid warning sounded at 8.17pm. People made their way in the pitch dark of the blackout to file in an orderly manner down the steps of the single entrance to the unfinished Bethnal Green . . . — Map (db m121668) HM WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — The Colour Makers
Dockland Heritage The Colour Makers You are standing on the Wharf of what was once a colour factory, where the raw materials of chemical colours were manufactured for use in the making of paints, printing inks, plastics, rubber and paper. . . . — Map (db m121716) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — The Ferry House
The Ferry House Circa — 1722 Welcome to the oldest pub on the island plying its trade since 1722. The location is near the old ferry point across to Greenwich. The ferry point had been around since at least 1330 known afterwards as . . . — Map (db m121707) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — West India Dock North Quay
West India Docks — a first for London Opened on 27th August 1802, West India Docks were London’s first purpose-built cargo handling docks. They were the largest structure of their kind in the world at that time, placing London at the . . . — Map (db m121701) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), Royal Borough of Greenwich — Britain's Oldest Brewer
A Brief History of Britain's Oldest Brewer Records show that Faversham was first associated with brewing as early as 1147, when King Stephen founded the town's abbey which contained a brewhouse that produced ale for the monks. Shepherd . . . — Map (db m121704) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), Royal Borough of Greenwich — Greenwich Foot Tunnel
The Greenwich Foot Tunnel is situated beneath the River Thames and connects Cutty Sark Gardens in the Royal Borough of Greenwich to the south, with Island Gardens in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets in the north. It is a listed building. . . . — Map (db m121705) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea — Elfin Oak
Elfin Oak Originally carved in 1911 and maintained for over 40 years by sculptor Ivor Inne With grateful thanks also to Spike Milligan CBE and his friends whose interest and support enabled complete restoration of the wee folk . . . — Map (db m121943) HM

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