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By Brian Anderson, June 2, 2011
Mozarts Geburtshaus
Austria, Land Salzburg, Salzburg — Mozarts GeburtshausMozart's Birthplace
Marker Text in German: Mozarts Geburtshaus Mozart - Museum In diesem haus wurde W. A. Mozart am 27. Jänner 1756 geboren Marker Text in English: Mozart's Birthplace Mozart Museum In this house, W. A. Mozart was . . . — Map (db m128670) HM
Quebec (La Mitis MRC), Sainte-Flavie — La Vielle Auberge / The Old InnSainte-Flavie, "Porte de la Gaspésie"

Une auberge bien spéciale!

Cette maison à l'architecture particulière a été construite en 1872. D'abord résidence de Joseph Aubin et de sa femme, elle passe aux mains de son fils Alphonse au début du XXe siècle. . . . — Map (db m128506) HM

Quebec (La Mitis MRC), Sainte-Flavie — Le magasin général / The General StoreSainte-Flavie, "Porte de la Gaspésie"

Commerce de détail à Sainte-Flavie

Au début du XXe siècle, le magasin général est un élément important de la vie villageoise. Habituellement, on y trouve presque tout ce qui sert à l'usage domestique, de la nourriture à . . . — Map (db m128528) HM

Quebec (La Mitis MRC), Sainte-Flavie — Place Clément-Chouinard Plaza

Fils de Pierre Chouinard et de Flavie Deschênes, Clément Chouinard est né le 28 octobre 1915. Deuxième d'une famille de 12 enfants, il épouse Cécile Beaulieu en 1940 et se voit confier la ferme de ses beaux-parents la même . . . — Map (db m128436) HM

Quebec (Rimouski-Neigette MRC), Rimouski — Innovation

Armé pour durer

Cette remarquable tour octogonale fait partie d'une série de phares et béton armé construits entre 1906 et 1914. Ces derniers arborent diverses formes : tours rondes et carrées, tours hexagonales et octogonales . . . — Map (db m128420) HM

Quebec (Rimouski-Neigette MRC), Rimouski — Les maisons de colonisation / Settlement Houses

Dès le début du XIXe siècle, les trop nombreux habitants de la vallée du Saint-Laurent sont en quête de nouvelles terres à cultiver. Pour contrer l'émigration massive vers l'Ouest canadien et les États-Unis, le clergé et le . . . — Map (db m128327) HM

Quebec (Rimouski-Neigette MRC), Rimouski — Les maisons de notables / Noteworthy Houses

Sur les artères prestigieuses des villes, dans la seconde moitié du XIXe siècle, surgissent des maisons dont l'architecture distinctive leur a valu l'appellation de « châteaux victoriens ».

Ces maisons de notables . . . — Map (db m128484) HM

Quebec (Rimouski-Neigette MRC), Rimouski — Les premices / In the beginning

Du naufrage au balisage

Pointe-au-Père se trouve près de la limite entre le golfe et les eaux intérieures. L'île Saint-Barnabé, face à Rimouski, est le premier d'une longue série d'écueils menaçant les navires qui remontent . . . — Map (db m128404) HM

Quebec (Rimouski-Neigette MRC), Rimouski — Les premiers phares / The first lighthouses

Au service de la poste royale

Le phare de Pointe-au-Père doit son origine à la poste. En 1856, la Montreal Ocean Steamship Company obtient le contrat de transport du courrier entre Londres et Montréal. Ses propriétaires, les . . . — Map (db m128405) HM

Quebec (Rimouski-Neigette MRC), Rimouski — Maisons des faubourgs / Suburban Houses

Les faubourgs de Québec et de Montréal sont les premières excroissances périurbaines de la Nouvelle-France. Entre ville et campagne, le bâti y jouit d'abord d'une densité moindre et les maisons s'implantent seules, bordées de marges de . . . — Map (db m128880) HM

Quebec (Rimouski-Neigette MRC), Rimouski — Modernisation / Modernizing

Un vaste rayonnement

Au début du 20e siècle, Pointe-au-Père bouillonne d'activités : en plus du phare, on y trouve un poste de communication, une station de relevé des marées et, à partir de 1905, la station . . . — Map (db m128409) HM

Quebec (Rimouski-Neigette MRC), Rimouski — Vivre à / Daily Life at Pointe-au-Père

Pendant plus de cent ans, plusieurs travailleurs et leur famille habitèrent à Pointe-au-Père. Pour le gardien de phare, l'assistant-gardien, les pilotes, l'ingénieur de signaux de brume, la station n'était pas seulement un lieu de . . . — Map (db m128424) HM

Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 8 — barokni Bedemirazvitak Grada
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (center) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128401) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 10 — Peristil i Kathedrala
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (center) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128443) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 11 — Sv. Dominik Srebrna Vrata(Silver Gate)
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (center) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128423) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 7 — vrata od PisturePalača
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (center) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128392) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 9 — Zlatna Vrata(Golden Gate)
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (center) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language , click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128387) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 2 — Dioklecijanova Palača(Diocletian's Palace) — Podrumi (Cellars)
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (center) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language , click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128230) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 5 — Hramovi(Temples)
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (right) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language , click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128213) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 12 — Lazareti(Lazaretto)
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (right) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language , click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128215) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 6 — Pjaca(The Square)
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (center) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128390) HM
Croatia, Split-Dalmatia (county), Split — 3 — Riva(Seafront)
The text of this marker appear at the bottom in five languages; Croatian, Italian, English, German and French. Only the English text (right) has been transcribed. To view the text in another language , click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128216) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Franjevačka CrkvaThe Franciscan Church
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128541) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Franjevački Samostan
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), English (middle) and German (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128540) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Grad TekstilaCity of Textiles
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (left), German (center) and English (right). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128651) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Gradska VijećnicaThe City Hall
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128722) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Isusovački SamostanThe Jesuit Monastery
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128728) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Josip II. Habsturško-LotarinškaVisits of the Habsburgs to Varaždin
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (left), German (middle) and English (right). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128872) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Krinolina LjubaviCrinoline of Love
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (left), German (center) and English (right). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128601) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Kuća BakićBakić House
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128871) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Kuća JaccominiHouse Jaccomini
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128721) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Kuća RitzThe Ritz House
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128719) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Kula StražarnicaThe Watchtower
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), English (middle) and German (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128875) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Marija Terezüa Habsturško-LotarinškaVisits of the Habsburgs to Varaždin
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (left), German (middle) and English (right). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128648) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Palača DraškovićThe Drašković Palace
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128727) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Palača Patačić - BužanPatačić - Bužan Palace
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128873) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Palača SermageThe Sermage Palace
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128537) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Ratni spomenik iz 1915War memorial 1915
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (left), English (middle) and German (right). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128591) HM WM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Starí GradThe Old Town
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128908) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Uršulinska Crkva Rodenja IsusovogUrsluline Church of the Birth of Christ
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128538) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Uršulinski SamostanThe Ursuline Convent
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128539) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Varaždin - Stari gradOld Town - Die Alte Burg — Varaždin - The Old Castle
The text of this marker appears on the righthand side in three languages: Croatian (top), English (middle) and German (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge . . . — Map (db m128909) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — ŽitnicaThe Granary
The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and display them. . . . — Map (db m128874) HM
Croatia, Varaždin (county), Varaždin — Županijska PalačaVaraždin County Palace
The text of this marker appear in five languages: Croatian, on top, followed by English, German, French and Italian. Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge and . . . — Map (db m128596) HM
Denmark, Region Hovedstaden (Københavns Kommune), Copenhagen — Johan Herman Wessel
Johan Herman Wessel boede her 1772 da han skrev Kjærlighed uden Strømper

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In 1772, Johan Herman Wessel lived here, where he wrote Love without Stockings. — Map (db m128398) HM

Germany, Schleswig-Holstein (Stadtkreis Flensburg), Flensburg — Das Nordertor / The Northern GateEin geschichtlicher Rückblick / An historical overview
1345 wurde den Flensburgern von ihrem Landesherren die Erlaubnis erteilt, ihre Stadt mit einer Befestigungsmauer zu umgeben. Dabei entstand das "erste" Nordertor. Wie das Tor aussah und ob die Mauer wirklich die ganze Stadt umgab, ist . . . — Map (db m128412) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — 100th Anniversary of the Birth of the Poet Osmundo Arriola
A este árbol añoso le canto emocionado el poeta quetzalteco Osmundo Arriola: “Hacia el fin de la calle que conduce a una iglesia y al piadoso recinto, que recoge a los muertos, hay un fuerte atalaya de crecida estatura, valeroso, . . . — Map (db m128803) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — 100th Anniversary of the Marimba Ideal
“Centenaria Marimba Ideal” 2 de Oct. 1900 – 2 de Oct. 2000 Rinde homenaje póstumo a: Francisco Roman Bethancourt Mazariegos Fundador de Marimba Ideal 30 de mayo 1871 1 de mayo 1931 A Rodolfo, Domingo y Agustin . . . — Map (db m128804) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — 10th Anniversary of the Guatemalan Peace Accords
Secretaria de la Paz Presidencia de la Republica Que los pueblos tengan paz, mucha paz y que sean felices, dadnos buena vida, vida útil y existencia. Pop Wuj En conmemoración del X Aniversario de la Firma de la Paz . . . — Map (db m128631) HM WM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Bethel Evangelical Presbyterian Church
Centenario Predicacion del evangelio en Quetzaltenango Mayo de 1895 Mayo de 1995 Iglesia Evangelica Presbiteriana Bethel English translation: 100th Anniversary of Preaching the Gospel in Quetzaltenango May 1895 - May . . . — Map (db m128679) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Coronel Luis Aguilar Pelaez
La Corporación Municipal de Quetzaltenango Homenaje a la memoria del ilustre quetzalteco, coronel e ingeniero Don Luis Auguilar Pelaez por sus valiosos servicios a su tierra natal y la patria en el primer centenario de su nacimiento . . . — Map (db m128877) HM WM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Cultural CenterCasa de Cultura
Casa de la Cultura Cuando se construyó el templo del Espíritu Santo y el Convento de los Franciscanos, se destinó un lugar para el Camposanto o "Cementerio de Ánimas". Este cementerio abarcaba donde hoy se encuentra la Casa de la . . . — Map (db m128690) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Dr. Rodolfo Robles
La Municipalidad de Quetzaltenango deja constancia de su perpetuo reconocimiento a su preclaro hijo Dr. Rodolfo Robles Valverde en el centenario de su nacimiento. Quetzaltenango, 14 de enero de 1978. Por la altura de su ciencia, que . . . — Map (db m128851) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Efraín Recinos
En esta casa nació el 15 de mayo de 1928 Efrain Recinos pintor y escritor, arquitecto del Teatro Nacional de Guatemala Quetzalteco de genio universal Municipalidad de Quetzaltenango, 4 agosto 2000 English . . . — Map (db m128759) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Foundation of the Quetzaltenango Cemetery
Primera fundación formal de este cementerio erigida el año 1840. Aquí se conservan los restos del Sr. Dn. Felix López Monzón, Alcalde 2º de Quezalto, inmolado por los apasionamientos del 2 de abril de 1840. Juana Aguilar – 1840 - . . . — Map (db m128810) HM WM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Hospital General de Occidente “San Juan de Dios”
La dirección, administración, personal medico y para medico y personal en general, rinde honor a la Primera Comision para organizar y fundar el Hospital General de Occidente “San Juan de Dios” de Quetzaltenango Presidente . . . — Map (db m128645) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Justo Rufino Barrios
. . . — Map (db m128761) WM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — La Exposición Artesanal e IndustrialThe Handicrafts and Industrial Exhibition
La Corporacion Municipal de Quetzaltenango y Comision Pro Centenario Expo Feria 1891-1991 deja testimonio y rinde homenaje a 80 artesanos y al Alcalde de la ciudad Lic. Manuel Estrada Cabrera, que el 27 de julio de 1891 fundan La . . . — Map (db m128742) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Los Altos Electric Railway
La Honorable Corporacion Municipal de Quetzaltenango al cumplirse en la presente fecha un cincuentenario de la inauguración del Ferrocarril Electrico de los Altos, consigna un patriótico recuerdo a aquella magna obra asi como un voto . . . — Map (db m128849) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Manuel Lisandro Barillas
General de Division Don Manuel Lisando Barillas Nació el 16 de enero de 1,845 Presidente de la Republica 6 de abril de 1,885 – 15 de marzo de 1,886 Provisorio 15 de marzo de 1,886 – 15 de marzo de 1,892 Constitucional . . . — Map (db m128733) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Monument to Benito Juárez
Monumento a Benito Juarez Nació en San Pablo Guelatao, Oaxaca, el 21 de marzo de 1806 y murió en la Ciudad de México, 18 de julio de 1872 fue un abogado y político mexicano, de origen indígena zapoteca, presidente de México en varias . . . — Map (db m128639) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Mother María Encarnación Rosal
Sierva de Dios Madre Maria Encarnacion Rosal Madre, Maestra y Guia de la Congregacion Bethlemita Las Hermanas Bethlemitas, el Comité Pro-Centenario y el pueblo católico de Guatemala, con amor y para perpetua memoria 1886 Primer . . . — Map (db m128876) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — National Girls School No. 2 "Antonia Estrada Monzón"
1911 2011 En este lugar se fundo el Kindergarden Nacional o Escuela Nacional de Niñas No. 2 “Antonia Estrada Monzon” de 1911 a 1942 En conmemoración a su centenario, personal docente y alumnado Quetzaltenango, mayo de 2011 . . . — Map (db m128649) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Rafael Landívar University
50 Años Landivar Guatemala. 1961. Universidad Rafael Landivar Campus de Quetzaltenango 1963-2013 Conmemorando que en este inmueble inicio sus actividades académicas el 2 de febrero de 1963 Campus de Quetzaltenango . . . — Map (db m128749) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Simón Bolívar
Simon Bolivar 1783-1830 “Hombre de America” Monumento inaugurado por el Licenciado Antonio Aveledo Leal Embajador de Venezuela y el Ingeniero Omar de Leon Argueta Alcalde Municipal. Estatua donada por Venezuela al pueblo . . . — Map (db m128696) HM WM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — Site of the Discovery of the Virgin of Sorrows
Recuerdo del 1er Centenario del hallazgo de la Santisima Virgen de Dolores del Templo de San Juan de Dios – en esta casa Noviembre 19 1854 1954 Los Comites English translation: Tribute on the 100th anniversary . . . — Map (db m128746) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — The 150th Anniversary of the Founding of QuetzaltenangoMonument to the Marimba
Admon. Laugerud 1974-1978 Con motivo del Sesquicentenario de la Ciudad de Quetzaltenango, el 29 de octubre de 1975, el Presidente de la Republica General Kjell Eugenio Laugerud Garcia, dispuso la construcción de este . . . — Map (db m128732) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — The Death of Remigio Mérida
Ciudadano del Mundo Libre: Aqui cayó Remigio Merida H., niño quezalteco de 12 años de edad, victima inocente de los conculcadores del derecho y la libertad. El Colegio Americano, consagra a la memoria del héroe inocente, este sencillo . . . — Map (db m128730) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — The Quetzaltenango City Hall
Palacio Municipal El inmueble en donde funcionó el primer Ayuntamiento de Quetzaltenango estaba ubicado en el lugar donde actualmente se encuentra el Palacio Municipal. Fue comprado en 1812. Durante esos años, hasta 1881 año en que . . . — Map (db m128682) HM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — The Soldiers Monument of Quetzaltenango
La Municipalidad de Quezaltenango al soldado desconocido que murió por la patria La Facultad de Derecho y Notariado de Occidente al Lic. Sinforoso Aguilar 13 Set. de 1897 Capitan Saturnino Pleites Oct. 3 de 1897 Juan Aparicio H. . . . — Map (db m128816) WM
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango (Municipality of Quetzaltenango) — World Record for a Marathon While Jumping Rope
El Honorable Concejo Municipal de la Ciudad de Quetzaltenango Dr. Jorge Rolando Barrientos Pellecer Alcalde Municipal El Organo de Coordinacion, vecinos y la Comision de Deporte del COCODE de la Colonia Minerva rinden perpetuo . . . — Map (db m128870) HM
Guatemala, Sacatepéquez (Municipality of Antigua Guatemala), Antigua Guatemala — Dr. Frederick Wilson Popenoe
La Asociacion de Graduados de la Escuela Agricola Panamericana El Zamorano, Honduras agradece a Dr. Wilson Popenoe 1er. Director y Fundador Distinguido científico y educador Tu legado plasmado en la educación Zamorana ha contribuido . . . — Map (db m128613) HM
Guatemala, Sacatepéquez (Municipality of Antigua Guatemala), Antigua Guatemala — Father Hermógenes López Coarchita
Este lugar guardo por 11 años los restos del primer sacerdote mártir Padre Hermogenes Lopez Coarchita 3 de julio 1978 Fueron trasladados a la Iglesia de San Jose Pinula el 30 de junio 1989 English translation: In . . . — Map (db m128575) HM
Guatemala, Sacatepéquez (Municipality of Antigua Guatemala), Antigua Guatemala — Juan José Rodil and Companions
Juan Jose Rodil y Compañeros Martires de la libertad sacrificados en el frente del Templo del Calvaro el 5 de octubre de 1915 English translation: Juan José Rodil and Companions Martyrs for liberty, assassinated . . . — Map (db m128571) HM
Guatemala, Sacatepéquez (Municipality of Antigua Guatemala), Antigua Guatemala — Manuel Gálvez y Corral
Aquí vivió el Alcalde Manuel Gálvez y Corral 1759-1763 English translation: Here lived the Mayor Manuel Gálvez y Corral 1759-1763 — Map (db m128576) HM
Guatemala, Sacatepéquez (Municipality of Antigua Guatemala), Antigua Guatemala — Mariano Navarrete
Esta casa fue donada a la Municipalidad por el presbítero Mariano Navarrete para la instruccion publica gratuita en Antigua Guatemala. Homenaje Junta Asesora de Turismo Deptal en el 1er. centenario de su muerte 16 de noviembre de . . . — Map (db m128524) HM
Guatemala, Sacatepéquez (Municipality of Antigua Guatemala), Antigua Guatemala — The Hermitage of the Holy Calvary
Ermita del Santo Calvario 1 BI – CNPAG. – IV - 11 1618 Demarcacion del solar para edificar el templo. 1619 Colocacion del la cruz atrial y construcción del primer portal. 1647 Se determino la edificación formal del . . . — Map (db m128525) HM
Guatemala, Sacatepéquez (Municipality of Antigua Guatemala), Antigua Guatemala — The Lions Club of Antigua Guatemala
En esta casa se fundo el Club de Leones de Antigua Guatemala el 25 de septiembre de 1954 Bodas de Plata 1979 English translation: In this house was founded the Lions Club of Antigua Guatemala on September 25, 1954 . . . — Map (db m128517) HM
Guatemala, San Marcos (Municipality of San Marcos) — Rubén Mérida Escobar
El Estado de Guatemala a través del Programa Nacional de Resarcimiento – PNR – Como un justo reconocimiento a la memoria del ilustre Profesor: Rubén Mérida Escobar. Quien por sus ideales de ver a una patria con paz y justicia, fue . . . — Map (db m128912) HM WM
Guatemala, San Marcos (Municipality of Tejutla), Tejutla — 350th Anniversary of Founding of Santiago Tejutla
1627-1977. La Honorable Corporacion Municipal periodo 1976-1980 y pueblo de Tejutla, rinden un sincero homenaje de reconocimiento a nuestros antepasados fundadores de este pueblo, bautizado con el nombre de “Santiago Tejutla” . . . — Map (db m128889) HM
Guatemala, San Marcos (Municipality of Tejutla), Tejutla — The Liberal Revolution and General Barrios
Municipalidad y pueblo tejutleco rinden homenaje al primer centenario de la Revolucion Liberal de 1871 Tejutla junio 30 1971 Municipalidad, Coordinadora Inter-institucional Municipal y pueblo de Tejutla al primer centenario muerte . . . — Map (db m128895) HM WM
Guatemala, San Marcos (Municipality of Tejutla), Tejutla — The Roppe Hospital and Solidarity Dispensary
Hospitalito “Roppe” Dispensario Solidario En 1967, Tejutla fue uno de los lugares elegido por Dios para ser anfitriona de la misión Belga, encabezada por el Rvdo. Juan Vander Vaeren, Srita. enfermera Marlen Spaas Josten, . . . — Map (db m128906) HM
Israel, Southern District (Tamar Regional Council), Ein Gedi — Masada
Generations go by and the mountain remains. Herod built for himself a magnificent fortress-palace, and the Romans and the Jewish rebels added a drama of siege and slaughter. Here the early monks of the Judean desert sought communion with the creator . . . — Map (db m128331) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of León), León — Calzada de los Héroes
Calzada de los Héroes Octubre de 1833 El jefe político Julián de Obregón propone la construcción de una calzada para embellecer la principal entrada de la ciudad y determina para ello una serie de contribuciones tanto de las . . . — Map (db m128393) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of León), León — Children Heroes ParkJardín de los Niños Héroes
Jardín de los Niños Héroes 20 de agosto de 1944 Ante un estallido “Patria” repleto de entusiastas aficionados, el equipo León debuta en la liga profesional de futbol imponiéndose 4 por 3 al Atlante de la Ciudad de México. . . . — Map (db m128383) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of León), León — House of Cecilio Louis Long
Esta casa fue diseñada, construida y habitada por el eminente científico Dn Cecilio Louis Long, el creador de la imagen neoclásica de la ciudad de León. Años de 1880 a 1927. English translation: The eminent . . . — Map (db m128395) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of León), León — House of María Joaquina de la Portilla y Torres
En este solar estuvo la casa familiar de María Joaquina de la Portilla y Torres conocida como María Greven Año de 1885. English translation: In this area was the family home of María Joaquina de la Portilla y . . . — Map (db m128397) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of León), León — Manuel Doblado Theater
Teatro Manuel Doblado 31 de diciembre de 1868 Manuel Cánovas y Joaquín González (los dos hombres más ricos de León en la época), colocan la primera piedra del Teatro Gorostiza. La construcción de este teatro era un lugar anhelo y . . . — Map (db m128396) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of León), León — Plaza of Martyrs
Plaza de los Mártires del 2 de enero El Círculo Leonés Mutualista – fundado en 1901 – inaugura sus instalaciones en una de las casas gemelas de estilo neoclásico y fachada de cantera que construyeron los hermanos Madrazo . . . — Map (db m128375) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of León), León — Templo Expiatorio
Templo Expiatorio 8 de julio de 1921 Aprobada la obra por el entonces Obispo Emeterio Valverde y Téllez, se coloca la primera piedra para la construcción del Santuario Expiatorio Diocesano del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús. La historia . . . — Map (db m128376) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — Efraín Huerta
Nacido en esta casa un 18 de junio de 1914. El legado principal del poeta, periodista y crítico guanajuatense es la obra Los hombres del alba (1944), uno de los libros cumbres de la poesía hispanoamericana del siglo veinte. A 100 . . . — Map (db m128450) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — Felice Bonetto
El Comité Organizadora de la Carrera Panamericana Edicion 1988 La Asociacion Mexicana del Automovil Antiguo del Estado de Guanajuato AC Las Tripulaciones Guanajuatenses Participantes en la Carrera Panamericana y los ciudadanos del Estado . . . — Map (db m128449) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — Founders of Our City Silao
Fundadores de Nuestra Ciudad Cap. Gral. Don Nicolas de San Luis Montañes Alcalde Ordinario por SM Don Sebastian Lucas Primer Alcalde Don Santiago Guacamina Regidor Don Pablo Juarez Regidor Don Lucas Gentil Fiscal Mayor Don Nicolas de . . . — Map (db m128444) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — General Francisco Javier Mina
En esta casa estuvo prisionero el 27 de octubre de 1817, el General Francisco Javier Mina, Heroe de Nuestra Independencia. La Junta Patriotica del Centenario, le consagra este recuerdo. 27 septiembre, 1921. JG Aguirre e . . . — Map (db m128407) HM WM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — General Manuel González Flores
En esta casa vivió el Presidente de México; General Manuel González Flores, cuando entregó el poder a Porfirio Díaz, fue declarado Gobernador de Guanajuato por la legislatura de dicho estado en (1885 -1893) cumpliendo 3 periodos . . . — Map (db m128445) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — José and Tomás Chávez Morado
En esta casa nacieron los Hnos. Jose Chavez Morado pintor muralista y Tomas escultor H. Ayuntamiento 1983-1985 Silao, Gto. Julio 25 1984 English translation: In this house were born the brothers José Chávez . . . — Map (db m128440) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — Parish of Santiago Apóstol
Parroquia Santiago Apostol En 1537 se erige la primera ermita, colocando en el lugar una cruz de madera traída por los tarascos. Diez años después se inicia la construcción del templo del hospital y en 1560, el Ilmo. Sr. Vasco de . . . — Map (db m128438) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — Pope Benedict XVI's Visit to Silao
3 de marzo 2013. A la memoria de la visita de SS Benedicto XVI a la Parroquia de Silao los fieles católicos le dedican esta escultura para perpetura su memoria, acrecentar su fe y fidelidad como representante de Cristo. Gracias a . . . — Map (db m128437) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — Temple of the Third Order
Templo Tercera Orden Fue construida en 1710 en honor del castísima patriarca Sr. San José terminado en 1727, fue ocupado por los franciscanos en 1731, mientras se construía el convento. Hasta 1793 la iglesia tuvo a su cargo las madres . . . — Map (db m128439) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — The Josephine Missionaries in the Diocese of León
Los Misioneros Josefinos en la Diócesis de León 1905-1938 Tuvieron tres centros misioneros: los Castillos, Irapuato y Silao. Su vocación misionera los impulsó a recorrer pueblos y parroquias circunvecinas para dar misiones y . . . — Map (db m128447) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Silao), Silao — The Sanctuary of GuadalupeEl Santuario de Guadalupe
Salve Regina! El 12 de Marzo de 1943 se abrió de nuevo al culto este templo declarándolo SANTUARIO de GUADALUPE el Excmo. Sr. Obpo. Dioc. DR. D. EMETERIO VALVERDE TELLEZ. A iniciativa del Primer Capellán, el Pbro. D. José A Betancourt. . . . — Map (db m128514) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — Battle Formation — Battle of Hastings, 1066
Battle Formation Early on the autumn morning of Saturday 14 October 1066 two great armies are preparing to fight for the throne of England. On the top of this hill are arrayed the English forces of Harold Godwinson, who was crowned king just . . . — Map (db m128720) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — Battle town and the abbey’s estates — Battle of Hastings, 1066
Battle town and the abbey’s estates Much of the land you can see was owned by Battle Abbey. William the Conqueror granted the monastery all the land within a radius of 1.5 miles of the abbey's high altar. The abbot of Battle had power over both . . . — Map (db m128711) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — Battlefield to Vegetable Garden — Battle of Hastings, 1066
Battlefield to Vegetable Garden The garden behind this wall was part of the 19th century country estate, but was perhaps a garden or orchard in earlier times. The land here is part of the original battlefield, part of the slope defended by . . . — Map (db m128796) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — Beehives in the Walled Garden — Battle of Hastings, 1066
Beehives in the Walled Garden The hives in the garden are based on an 1890s design by William Broughton Carr. The wooden hives help the bees stay cool in summer and warm in winter. They are built in sections using frames, so the bees are less . . . — Map (db m128800) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — Dusk. William Victorious — Battle of Hastings, 1066
Dusk. William Victorious The Normans finally break through the shield wall and the English army is routed. During the final Norman assault the English shield wall breaks. The Normans begin to slaughter any who stand against them. Those . . . — Map (db m128795) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — Great Gatehouse — Battle of Hastings, 1066
Great Gatehouse This Fortified gatehouse, the main entrance to the abbey, was begun in 1338. It replaces an earlier gatehouse. — Map (db m128715) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — On the very spot — Battle of Hastings, 1066
‘On the very spot’ Sources written within living memory of the Battle of Hastings in 1066 state that Battle Abbey was founded by William the Conqueror ‘on the very spot' where he had secured his great victory over King Harold and the English. . . . — Map (db m128710) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — Reredorter — Battle of Hastings, 1066
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United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — Stalemate — Battle of Hastings, 1066
Stalemate The successful Norman counter-attack brings the first phase of the battle to an end. It is probably early afternoon before the first phase of the battle has come to a close. Neither side has yet won a clear advantage. By now the men . . . — Map (db m128789) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Abbey and its History — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Abbey and its History William the Conqueror founded Battle Abbey in 1070 as a memorial to the Battle of Hastings and as an act of atonememt for the bloodshed. It was carefully laid out on this hillside with the church on the ridge. The . . . — Map (db m128792) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Afternoon Assaults — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Afternoon Assaults: Norman Trick Tactics During the afternoon the Normans weaken the English line by adopting a new tactic. It is now clear that the English are not going to be easily defeated. To create gaps in the shield wall, groups of . . . — Map (db m128790) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Battle of Hastings and Battle Abbey — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Battle of Hastings and Battle Abbey The Battle of Hastings was fought here on 14 October 1066. It is the most famous battle on English soil and its outcome had a profound impact on the history of England. William the Conqueror's . . . — Map (db m128713) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Duchess of Cleveland’s Walled Garden — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Duchess of Cleveland’s Walled Garden The walled garden is planted today with fruit trees, recreating the work of the Duchess of Cleveland. The Duke and Duchess, who bought Battle Abbey in the mid 19th century, were keen gardeners. The . . . — Map (db m128799) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The East Range — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The East Range These buildings contained the dormitory and the monastic latrines. The first floor of the east range in front of you was a single large dormitory or dorter where originally the abbot and all the monks slept. To the left of it, . . . — Map (db m128797) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The First Norman Attack — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The First Norman Attack The battle opens to the terrible sound of trumpets on both sides. William's men advance up the hill to attack the English shield wall. They are led by lightly armed foot soldiers and archers. Behind them are ranks of . . . — Map (db m128718) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The First Norman Attack — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The First Norman Attack The battle opens to the terrible sound of trumpets on both sides. William's men advance up the hill to attack the English shield wall. They are led by lightly armed foot soldiers and archers. Behind them are ranks of . . . — Map (db m128723) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Great Gatehouse — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Great Gatehouse The imposing size and elaborate decoration of the great gatehouse reflected the power and importance of Battle Abbey. This was the main entrance for visitors, as well as for merchants, traders and abbey staff bringing . . . — Map (db m128716) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Norman Counter-attack — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Norman Counter-Attack After rallying his forces, William counter-attacks the English. Encouraged by Duke William, the Normans turn and attack the English who have pursued them down the hill. Those who have been separated from the safety of . . . — Map (db m128788) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Norman Retreat — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Norman Retreat After ferocious fighting the first Norman attack falters and breaks. The left wing of Duke William's army, including a group of knights from Brittany, is driven back by the English. At the same time rumour spreads that Duke . . . — Map (db m128724) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Outer Court — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Outer Court You are standing in what was the outer court of the abbey, where its agricultural and industrial building were located. These would have included workshops, forges, barns, stables and storerooms. Many of the inhabitants of Battle . . . — Map (db m128717) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — The Weakened Shield Wall — Battle of Hastings, 1066
The Weakened Shield Wall Duke William brings forward archers in preparation for a final Norman assault on the English line. By late afternoon the feigned Norman retreats have thinned the ranks of Harold's shield-wall. Duke William's bowmen are . . . — Map (db m128791) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — William rallies his Forces — Battle of Hastings, 1066
William rallies his Forces Duke William shows his face in battle to prevent the Norman army fleeing from the field. As the Normans retreat in confusion from the English line, Duke William rides out to confront them. Lifting his helmet to show . . . — Map (db m128725) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Battle — William the Conqueror Trail — Battle of Hastings, 1066
William the Conqueror Trail William,7th Duke of Normandy (1027-1087), set his stamp on the history of the Duchy of Normandy and of the Kingdom of England, their destinies becoming closely entwined for more than a century. The symbolic date 1066 . . . — Map (db m128709) HM
United Kingdom, England (East Sussex), Ewhurst — Ewhurst War Memorial
In Grateful Memory Of The Men of the Parish Of Ewhurst Who Gave Their Lives In The Great War 1914 — 1918 C. Adams · S.T. Batehup · E. Crouch · P.J. Curtis · J. Dennis · A. Eldridge · B. Eldridge · J. Fellows · E.J. Ford · A. Foster . . . — Map (db m128673) WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — John Peake Knight
City of Westminster John Peake Knight 1828 – 86 Inventor of the World’s First Traffic Lights Which Were Erected Here 9th Dec. 1868 J.P. Knight Group Ltd. 1998 — Map (db m128352) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Parliament Square
Parliament Square Parliament Square represents the different arms of the state on each side of the square - Legislature to the east (the Houses of Parliament), Executive to the north (Whitehall), Judiciary to the west (the Supreme Court), and . . . — Map (db m128353) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — Boiler House
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United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — Brunel’s Engine House
Brunel’s Engine House The tunnel shaft and pumping house for Marc Brunel’s tunnel was constructed between 1825 and 1843. This was the first thoroughfare under a navigable river in the world. — Map (db m128417) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — Cast Steel Segments
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United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — King George’s Field
King George's Field King George's Field is a memorial to King George V (1865-1936) in the heart of the Docklands, and one of only two such sites in Southwark. The park grew in three stages. In 1938, Bermondsey Borough Council used a grant of . . . — Map (db m128358) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — Sailing of the Mayflower
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United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — Sands Film Studio
London Borough of Southwark The Rotherhithe Picture Research Library & Sands Film Studio in Grice’s Granary since 1976, a working building since the 1780’s Voted by the People — Map (db m128380) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — St Mary Rotherhithe
St Mary Rotherhithe Free School Founded by Peter Hill and Robert Bell Esqs. 1613 Charity School instituted 1742 Removed here 1797 Supported by Voluntary Contributions — Map (db m128377) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — Surrey Docks Fire
London Borough of Southwark Surrey docks fire On September 7th 1940 the docks were set on fire in the first raid of the Blitz Voted by the People — Map (db m128354) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — The Mayflower
Built in the 17th century Mayflower has been the favoured Inn for many illustrious adventurers none more so than Captain Christopher Jones who set sail in the Mayflower in 1620 to discover the new world. Today the view across the Thames from . . . — Map (db m128381) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — This Tower
This Tower Being in Imminent Danger of Ruin Owing to the Weakness of the Foundation Was Underpinned and Made Secure In Memory of Emily Blanche Carr-Gomm Lady of the Manor of Rotherhithe By Her Son Hubert William Culling Carr-Gomm . . . — Map (db m128379) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Blitz Memorial
( inscribed around the base ) Memorial to the Civilians of East London 2nd World War 1939 - 45 — Map (db m128427) WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Collapse at the Tower of London!
Collapse at the Tower of London! Between 1238-40 Henry III expanded the castle beyond the Roman city boundary, ringing it with a new wall and whitewashing the Norman tower. He also built a magnificent western entrance which unfortunately collapsed . . . — Map (db m128431) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Java Court
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United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Marine Police
Marine Police Primus Omnium Founded 1798 For Over 200 Years Police Have Patrolled The River Thames From This Site Stepney Historical Trust 1998 — Map (db m128422) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Stephen & Matilda
Stephen & Matilda Tenants’ Co-operative 1878 – 2012 The first ever local authority estate under tenants’ control in Britain Homes for People not Profit — Map (db m128429) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — The Norman Tower of London
The Norman Tower of London Begun in 1075-9, William the Conqueror's stone tower was so impressive that the castle is still called the Tower today. He built the fortress on the river in the south east of the ancient Roman city to control Londoners . . . — Map (db m128430) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — The Tower in flames
The Tower in flames In the early hours of 31 October 1841, the Grand Storehouse caught fire and burned to the ground. Crowds watched the flames destroy the huge 17th-century building and artists painted the spectacle. The fire began in a gun . . . — Map (db m128432) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Tower Hamlets — Zanzibar Court
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United Kingdom, England (Kent), Ashford — Lt. W.H. JohnsonJohnson’s Corner
Lt. W.H. Johnson U.S.A.F. Lost His Life When His B17 Crashed In This Area 13 – 4 – 44 — Map (db m128473) WM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Deal — Deal Castle
Historic Deal Deal Castle Historic Deal In 1539-1540 King Henry VIII carried out an enormous programme of defensive building round the eastern and southern coasts of England. Having renounced catholicism, he was expecting invasion from his . . . — Map (db m128669) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — A View of the Harbour
A View of the Harbour Below you is Admiralty Harbour, the naval and merchant port that made Dover so important in the First and Second World Wars. There has been a harbour here since Roman times: this one was built in stages between 1847 and 1909 . . . — Map (db m128521) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — A View to the East
A View to the East This view along the coast reveals the towering height of the famous White Cliffs, elements of Dover's past defences and its ever-changing port. On the distant hill, a tall mast occupies the site of Langdon Battery, where . . . — Map (db m128520) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — A View to the West
A View to the West This view looks down into the ancient heart of Dover. The Romans built two forts and a settlement, known as Portus Dubris. These were succeeded by a thriving Saxon and a later medieval walled town, all nestled in the . . . — Map (db m128522) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Admiral Sir Bertram Home Ramsay
Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay KCB KBE (1883-1945) This statue commemorates Admiral Sir Bertram Home Ramsay, the inspirational commander of the naval forces during the Dunkirk evacuation in 1940 and D-Day in 1944. He served in the tunnels below Dover . . . — Map (db m128560) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay
In Memory Of Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay KCB KBE MVO 1883 — 1945 Vice Admiral Dover 1939 – 42 C-inC Allied Naval Expeditionary Force June 1944 and of those who died in the Dunkirk and Normandy operations ( back ) I . . . — Map (db m128561) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Arthur’s Hall
Arthur’s Hall 1240 This was Henry III’s Great Hall, and was remodelled as a barracks in 1745-56. — Map (db m128502) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Buildings of Dover Castle
St Mary-in-Castro church was built around AD 1000, before the Norman Conquest. The pharos is a Roman lighthouse and the oldest building in the castle. The Duke of Suffolk’s Lodgings, a castle building modified for the Duke of Buckingham in . . . — Map (db m128503) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Command, Control and Communication
Command, Control and Communication This building began in 1874 as a gun battery to defend Dover from attack by enemy ships. Beginning in 1891, the battery was decommissioned and the structure adapted so that, by the First World War, it fulfilled . . . — Map (db m128518) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Dover’s defences
Dover's defences A mighty fortress There was a castle here shortly after the time of the Norman Conquest in 1066. The medieval defences visible today were built in three periods between 1179 and 1256. They evolved over the next 700 years, . . . — Map (db m128505) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Dover’s early history
Dover’s early history Long before the castle People occupied this hill over 2,000 years ago and as much as 1,200 years before Dover Castle was first built. the huge earthworks of the castle outer bailey probably began as the ramparts of an . . . — Map (db m128500) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Fighting the Enemy in the Sky
Fighting the Enemy in the Sky The First World War brought a new threat of destruction to home shores from airships and aircraft, invented just a few years earlier and recently armed. This was a terrifying development that needed a quick response, . . . — Map (db m128515) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Finding the Enemy
Finding the Enemy This tiny structure, a Position-Finding (PF) Cell, performed a major role in the period 1891-1918. It was used to pinpoint the position of enemy ships and to relay that information to the coast defence guns at Langdon Battery, 1km . . . — Map (db m128516) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Instruments of Punishment
Near This Spot Were The Town’s Instrument Of Punishment Including Stocks Pillory Whipping Post And Cage The Dover Society — Map (db m128565) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Louis Blériot 1909
Auguste Louis Blériot (b.July 1, Cambrai, France 1872; d.August 2, 1936), graduated from École Centrale Paris with a degree in engineering. At 30 he taught himself to fly in an aircraft of his own design, his skills as a pilot and designer . . . — Map (db m128568) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Market Square — Historic Dover
( west side ) Historic Dover Market Square A fair or market has been held in the Square since at least 1160, the most important being the annual St. Martin's Fair. Dover's Guildhall was built in the centre of the Square in 1605 on . . . — Map (db m128563) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Medieval Dover
Medieval Dover The heart of the medieval castle The inner bailey of the castle was built for King Henry II by his engineer, Maurice, largely between 1179 and 1199. It contained the Great Tower, which formed the ceremonial, defensive and . . . — Map (db m128504) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Old Market Hall
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United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Operation Dynamo
In Memory Of The Rescue Of Allied Forces From Dunkirk, May - June 1940 To The Rescuers Whose Courage Made It Possible And To The Rescued Who Lived To Fight Again May 2015 — Map (db m128559) WM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Ramsay: retreat and return
Ramsay: retreat and return Operation Dynamo 1940 The German attack into western Europe in May 1940 led to the allied armies rapidly retreating. By late May, the British Expeditionary Force and parts of the French and Belgian armies were trapped . . . — Map (db m128558) HM WM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Rebuilt Bank
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United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — Saluting Platform
Saluting Platform Beneath here is the Long Gun Magazine, a gunpowder magazine of c1800. This was buried in the 1930s to form this parade ground and saluting platform. — Map (db m128562) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — St. Mary’s Church and Cannon Street — Historic Dover
St. Mary’s Church and Cannon Street Historic Dover The Church of St. Mary the Virgin has been one of Dover's main parish churches for over 400 years. The building is of early Norman origin, and Norman architecture can still be seen in the lower . . . — Map (db m128567) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Dover — The Signal Platform
The Signal Platform Below you, the roof of the Port War Signal Station (PWSS) formed a signalling platform during the First World War. It was replaced in the Second World War by the roof you are standing on. Signallers on the roof sent messages . . . — Map (db m128519) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), East Langdon — East Langdon
Historic Village East Langdon Langdon means “at the long down" or "at the long hill”. The village is to the east of the long down stretching from Whitfield to Deal. We do not know when people first settled here but the name Langandune . . . — Map (db m128672) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Folkestone — Lord Dowding
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United Kingdom, England (Kent), Folkestone — Sir Keith Park
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United Kingdom, England (Kent), Maidstone — Aragon the Dragon
Aragon the Dragon This Cedar Tree was planted over 200 years ago and once stood 23 metres tall. Examinations of the tree revealed it was suffering from severe decay and with its decline accelerating, it caused a risk to public safety. The decision . . . — Map (db m128466) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Maidstone — Leeds Castle
Leeds Castle Leeds Castle gets its name from the ancient Saxon manor of Esledes recorded on this site in the Domesday Book of 1086. Following the Norman Conquest of 1066, many manors in Kent were fortified to remind the local people and any . . . — Map (db m128467) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Maidstone — Leeds Castle
The castle was built on two islands in the middle of a man-made moat, which was created by Edward I in the 13th century by diverting the river Len. The surrounding estates were farmed to supply food for the castle's tenants and the needs of . . . — Map (db m128470) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Maidstone — Leeds Castle Alterations
New Castle Built in 1822 by the Wykeham Martin family on the site of an earlier building. Bridge Corridors Replaced in the form you see today in the 19th century. Clock Tower 15th century Keep or ‘Gloriette’ 13th century with . . . — Map (db m128471) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Maidstone — Main Castle Island
Main Castle Island The central tower of the Gatehouse built in 1278 and through which you have just passed served as a look-out point for the garrison soldiers responsible for defending the castle. The management of the castle was left in . . . — Map (db m128469) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Martin Mill — Martin Mill
Historic Village Martin Mill Martin Mill lies on-an ancient trackway from St. Margaret's Bay near Dover leading towards Canterbury. In the middle of the 18th century a miller from St. Margaret's built an early type of Kentish smock windmill . . . — Map (db m128671) HM
United Kingdom, England (Kent), Woodchurch — Ranter’s Oak
Ranter’s Oak This piece of oak is part of the Ranter’s Oak from Rolvenden. The reason it is so called is because John Wesley, founder of the Methodist movement, preached and “ranted” from its branches. Queen Elizabeth . . . — Map (db m128472) HM
United Kingdom, England, London Borough of Southwark — Dockmanager’s Office
Dockmanager’s Office Former Surrey Commercial Docks Superintendents’ Office built in 1887 and restored to its original condition by LDDC in 1985. — Map (db m128355) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Inverurie — Battle of Harlaw Monument
( inscribed around the top of the tower ) To the Memory of Provost Robert Davidson & The Burgesses of Aberdeen Who Fell Here AD.1411 Harlaw July 24 A.D.1411 Erected by the Burgh of Aberdeen A.D.1911 Adam Maitland Lord . . . — Map (db m128264) HM WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Inverurie — Inverurie War Memorial
In Proud and Grateful Memory Of the Men of Inverurie and District Who Gave Their Lives In the Great War 1914 — 1918 “At the going down of the sun and in the morning we will remember them.” . . . — Map (db m128262) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Inverurie — The Gordon Highlander
This striking building at the West End of High Street, first opened its doors, in 1934, as the Victoria cinema, closing more than sixty years later, in 1998. These premises are now named after the Gordon Highlander, the only surviving example of . . . — Map (db m128235) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Kemnay — James Mitchell · Carrier
In Memory Of James Mitchell · Carrier 1773   1857 All Ye Who Thirst · Come Drink From This Flow of Pure Water Which Springs at Dalfling in The Shadow of Benachie — Map (db m128269) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Kemnay — Kemnay War Memorial
In Proud and Grateful Memory of The sons and Daughters of Kemnay Who Laid Down Their Lives For Freedom in the Great War. Pte. David S. Abel · Pte. John Anderson · Pte. Douglas Auld · Pte. James D. Bannerman · Pte. John P.B. Berry · Pte. . . . — Map (db m128268) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Sauchen — Castle Fraser
About Castle Fraser In the early 1600s, Andrew Fraser of Muchall transformed the home of his ancestors into a magnificent symbol of wealth, status and European culture. Castle Fraser's great entrance court, soaring towers and heraldic carvings . . . — Map (db m128340) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Sauchen — Walled Garden — Castle Fraser
Welcome to Castle Fraser Walled Garden Castle Fraser's gardens were originally much closer to the castle, as was typical in 17th century Scotland. In 1794, the lady laird, Miss Elyza Fraser commissioned Thomas White to draw up a plan to . . . — Map (db m128341) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland, Dundee — Flight of Captain Bennett
Commemoration of the 1938 Flight of Captain Bennett from the Tay Estuary to South West Africa The world record long distance flight by a seaplane was achieved by the aircraft ‘Mercury’ the upper component of the Short Mayo Composite that took off . . . — Map (db m128342) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Inverness-shire), Drumnadrochit — John Cobb
John Cobb – World Speed Record Challenger – and – Glen Urquhart In 1952 John Cobb, who already held the World Land-Speed Record, stayed in Glen Urquhart whilst making his attempt on the World Water-Speed Record on Loch Ness. . . . — Map (db m128374) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Lothian), South Queensferry — Forth Bridge
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United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Dufftown — Alex William George
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United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Dufftown — Balvenie Castle
Balvenie Castle was built in the 13th century as the mighty stronghold of one of Scotland's foremost barons, Alexander 'Black' Comyn, earl of Buchan (1244-89). It remained a noble residence for over four hundred years. During that time, the . . . — Map (db m128236) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Dufftown — Dufftown Clock
The Clock In This Tower Was by Public Subscription Illuminated on To Commemorate the Diamond Jubilee Of Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria 1837 — 1897 The Tower Clock Was Renovated in 1968 Following the Generous . . . — Map (db m128260) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Dufftown — George Stephen
George Stephen Lord Mount Stephen of Mount Stephen British Columbia & Dufftown Banffshire Banker and financier who in 1881 organized the Canadian Pacific Railway Company & became its first president. Instrumental in completing the . . . — Map (db m128257) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Dufftown — Mortlach Parish War Memorial
To the Memory of the Men Of the Parish of Mortlach Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice In the Great War 1914 — 1919 Pte Cauld J.   Seaforths · Pte Cauld W.   Gordons · Pte George A.   Gordons · Pte Glennie A. (M.M.)   Blk. Watch · Pte . . . — Map (db m128261) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Dufftown — The Earl of Atholl’s Lodging
The Earl of Atholl’s Lodging The Hall, about 1500. The 4th earl of Atholl's new residence, built about 1550, was built on the palace plan, that is with a suite of rooms placed horizontally, as in the royal palaces of the Stewart kings at . . . — Map (db m128238) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Dufftown — The Kitchen Complex
The Kitchen Complex Cooking Communal feasting was very much a way of life in a medieval castle. As many of the earl's rents were paid in kind, not cash, food was in good supply. This kitchen complex provided food for the Hall and Chamber over . . . — Map (db m128237) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Dufftown — Yew Tree
This Yew Tree was Planted on 13th August 2001 to Celebrate the 100th Birthday of Janet Sheed Roberts Granddaughter of William Grant — Map (db m128239) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Moray), Keith — Gordon Highlanders Memorial
6th Battn The Gordon Highlanders Banffshire and Donside To the Glory of God and In Memory of the Officers Non Commissioned Officers and Men Who Fell in the Great War 1914 — 1918 Also those who fell In the Second Great War . . . — Map (db m128234) WM

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