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Australia, Tasmania (Dorset Council), Scottsdale — Scottsdale Cenotaph
In memory of those who served Boer War 1899-1902 World War I 1914-1918 World War II 1939-1945 Korea 1950-1953 Vietnam 1963-1972

Conflicts in Malaya, Borneo, East Timor, Afghanistan, Iraq, and all peacekeeping . . . — Map (db m135758) WM

British Columbia (Peace River), Dawson Creek — Alaska Highway / La Route De L’AlaskaCompleted in 1942 / Terminé en 1942 — International Historic Civil Engineering Landmark / Monument Historique International du Génie Civil —
Constructed in just 8 months in 1942, this 2,450 kilometre highway provided an essential transportation link to the northwest of North America during the Second World War, and has since remained a major . . . — Map (db m135256) HM
Dominica, Saint David, Salybia — Death of Sadwill Bruney
In memory of Sadwill Bruney who was shot in cold blood in this spot by Cpl. Edward Thomas on 1st June 1994. Let us not forget — Map (db m135265) HM
Dominica, Saint David, Sineku — Carib History
Carib war, September 19th 1930. Two Caribs died. Dudley John and Royer Frederick, two injured Tilson Bruney and Ferdinand Sanford. Sauteus of Grenada Kioumoue titanyem oubecouyum Santiquet ala eyeti Our father who art in heaven Hallowed be thy . . . — Map (db m135260) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — Anglican ChurchExplore Roseau
Anglican Church 1820 A permanent Anglican church was constructed on current site. British government funded the construction of the church for £6,500. It was built in the style of the Regency period which consists of a square, solid stone . . . — Map (db m135310) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — David the Goliath
David the Goliath The African Baobab Tree (Adansonia digitata) was blown down on the bus during Hurricane David on August 29th 1979. Fortunately the bus was empty at the time. The main stem is now more than 21 ft (6.4 m) in circumference and . . . — Map (db m135318) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — Methodist ChurchExplore Roseau
Methodist Church 1787 First Methodist missionary, Dr. Thomas Coke arrived. It was originally a dwelling house. 1800 The lot where the church is now was initially leased to Catholics who later converted to Wesleyan Methodism. Construction . . . — Map (db m135311) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — Morne Bruce GarrisonThe Defence of Roseau
Morne Bruce Garrison The Defence of Roseau Dominica was ceded to Britain by the Treaty of Paris in 1763. To keep the island under her rule, Britain had to defend it from the French. Some small forts were started in 1765. Military engineers . . . — Map (db m135344) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — Morne Bruce GarrisonNorth Point Battery
Morne Bruce Garrison North Point Battery Cannon and Signaling Station To get messages up and down the coast, Captain James Bruce organised a line of signal stations. The signals were a combination of gun salutes and flag signals. Each . . . — Map (db m135345) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — PottersvilleExplore Roseau
Pottersville Was once known as Ballahoo Town and then Lod bor – creole for “the other side”. Was mainly occupied by fishermen, domestics and port workers who worked in Roseau. Pottersville was named after . . . — Map (db m135316) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — PottersvilleBy the Pottersville Savannah — Explore Roseau —
Pottersville By the Pottersville Savannah View of Woodbridge Bay in 1960 prior to the construction of the Deep Water Harbour. Walking distances to various historic sites and landmarks Map, key and emergency information . . . — Map (db m135343) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — Roseau BayfrontRoseau Cruise Ship Berth — Explore Roseau —
Roseau Cruise Ship Berth Left: The origins of our main streets are based on footpaths leading to and from the market and landing place at the old harbour. Where you now stand is the site of the old harbour. Below: View of Roseau . . . — Map (db m135309) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — Roseau BayfrontFerry Terminal — Explore Roseau —
Roseau Bayfront Ferry Terminal Roseau Bayfront 1900, at the time it was known as Bay Street. For many years the town was fronted by a wide beach but after a series of hurricanes, sea defence walls were built along the waterfront. . . . — Map (db m135342) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — Roseau CathedralExplore Roseau
Roseau Cathedral 1730 First started as a 16 x 40 ft solid timber church. This was fashioned after the Kalinago Kabays, consisting of strong posts and woven palm leaves. It was constructed by French lumbermen and peasant farmers. The original . . . — Map (db m135314) HM
Dominica, Saint George, Roseau — Woodbridge BayExplore Roseau
Woodbridge Bay 1777 Woodbridge Bay is named after William Woodbridge, who from 1777, was the owner of Goodwill Estate. 1925 Prior to the construction of the Deep Water Harbour, it was a popular bathing spot lined with private beach huts and a . . . — Map (db m135259) HM
Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Kitzingen), Kitzingen — Alte Synagoge / Former Synagogue
Ehemalige Synagoge der israelitischen Kultusgemeinde Kitzingen Errichtet 1883 - Zerstört 10.11.1938 Die Stadt Kitzingen schuf dies Tafel im Jahre 1967 um Gedenken an ihre ehemaligen Jüdischen Mitbürger

Diese ehemalige . . . — Map (db m135722) HM

Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Kitzingen), Kitzingen — Evang.-luth. Stadtkirche / Protestant Lutheran City Church
Ehemalige Ursulinenkirche Saalbau mit barocker Westfassade 1686-1689 von Antonio Petrini erbaut.

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Former Ursuline Church, hall-style construction with a baroque west facade; built by . . . — Map (db m136552) HM

Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Kitzingen), Kitzingen — The Bombing of Kitzingen
Am 23. Februar 1945 starben über 700 Menschen in den Trümmern der von Sprengbomben schwer getroffenen Stadt Kitzingen. Kaum ein Gebäude blieb unbeschadigt an die 800 Wohnhauser mit 2000 Wohnungen wurden zerstört. Es waren die . . . — Map (db m135433) HM WM
Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Kitzingen), Schwarzach am Main — Schwarzach am Main
Das Gebiet des Marktes Schwarzach a. Main gehörte im Früh- und Hoch- mittelalter zur Grafschaft Castell. Von den sechs Ortsteilen des Marktes hatten drei einen besonderen Kontakt zu den Grafen von Castell: Gerlachshausen, Münsterschwarzach und . . . — Map (db m135780) HM
Germany, Bavaria, Schweinfurt — Das Zeughaus - Städtisches Waffenarsenal / The Armory - Municipal Arsenal
In ihrem Zeughaus verwahrte die freie Reichsstadt Schweinfurt ihr ,Rüstzeug” - die zur Verteidigung nötigen Waffen und Geräte: Kanonen, Mörser und Hakenbüchsen nebst Kugeln und Bomben, Schwerter, Armbrüste und Spieße, Sturmhauben und . . . — Map (db m135769) HM
Germany, Bavaria (Stadtkreis Bamberg), Bamberg — Franziskanerkirch / Franciscan Church
Hier stand die Franziskanerkirch mit Kloster, früherer Sitz der Tempelherren, die Kirche wurde im Jahre 1812 abgebrochen.

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Here stood the Franciscan church and monastery, formerly . . . — Map (db m136549) HM

Germany, Bavaria, Würzburg — Adolf Eugen Fick
An diesem Ort wohnte und forschte

Adolf Eugen Fick *3.9.1829 in Kassel   †21.8.1901 in Blankenberge

1868-1899 Professor an der Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

Lehrstuhl für Physiologie

Wegbereiter . . . — Map (db m135729) HM

Germany, Bavaria, Würzburg — Friedrich Wilhelm Scanzoni von Lichtenfels
Hier wohnte und forschte Friedrich Wilhelm Scanzoni von Lichtenfels *21.12.1821 in Prag   †12.6.1891 auf Schloss Zinneberg

1850-1887 Professor an der Julius-Maximilians-Universität . . . — Map (db m135767) HM

Germany, Hessen (Frankfurt), Frankfurt am Main — Jewish Ghetto Gate
Hier war das nördliche Tor zur Judengasse, in der Frankfurts Juden von 1462 bis zur Aufhebung des Ghettozwangs 1811 in großer Enge leben mußten.

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Here was located the northern gate to "Jew's Lane", in which . . . — Map (db m135468) HM

Germany, Hessen (Frankfurt), Frankfurt am Main — 29 — Petersfriedhof / St. Peter's Cemetery
Nördlicher Teil des 1503-1828 genutzten städtischen Begräbnisplatzes nahe der einstigen Stadtbefestigung mit zahlreichen zumeist barocken Grabmälern.

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Northern portion of city burial . . . — Map (db m135724) HM

Germany, Hessen (Frankfurt), Frankfurt am Main — 4 — Tugendbrunnen / The Virtue FountainFrankfurter Brunnen
Klassizistischer Pumpen-brunnen - 1832 an der ehemaligen Hl.-Geist- Kapelle aufgestellt als Ersatz eines Rokokobrunnens von 1768, dessen allegorische "Tugendstatue” über- nommen wurde.

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(English . . . — Map (db m135403) HM

Grenada, Saint Andrew, St. Cyr — Welcome to the Grand Etang Forest Reserve
Welcome to the Grand Etang Forest Reserve The Grand Etang Forest Reserve was established in 1906 and covers an area of 3,816 acres (1,600 hectares). Within the reserve lies the source of the largest river on the island, the Great River which . . . — Map (db m135233) HM
Grenada, Saint George, St. George's — Backwards Facing Forts
Backwards Facing Forts The gun ports on this unique fort face inland, rather than to seaward from where an attack on the island would have been expected. This is because of the lesson learned by the British in 1779 when the French took the . . . — Map (db m135230) HM
Grenada, Saint George, St. George's — Fort FrederickGrenada Historic Forts
Fort Frederick Welcome to Fort Frederick – one of the few forts in the world which has never fired a shot in anger. It was built by the French, who had wrested the island from the British in 1779. The French realized that had such . . . — Map (db m135228) HM
Grenada, Saint George, St. George's — In the Bowels of the Fort
In the Bowels of the Fort This fort has a maze of underground tunnels and passageways, plus an extensive waterworks system. Look at the size of the stones. These tunnels offered an easy means of underground communication, allowing soldiers . . . — Map (db m135229) HM
Grenada, Saint George, St. George's — Marryshow House
Marryshow House This structure was once the home of T. Albert Marryshow, better known as The “Father of the Federation.” This West Indian statesman promoted the formation of one nation from all of the West Indies. Aside from its . . . — Map (db m135227) HM
Grenada, Saint George, St. George's — Roman Catholic Cathedral
Roman Catholic Cathedral Located on Upper Church Street, this church reflects several dates of construction. The tower, constructed in 1818, is the oldest part of the building. The remaining portion was built in 1884 on the site of an 1804 . . . — Map (db m135225) HM
Grenada, Saint Patrick, Tivoli — Mona Monkey
Mona Monkey (Cercopithecus mona) They were introduced to Grenada as pets, from West Africa during the slave trade in the late 1600s. They are primarily found in rainforests, like Grand Etang, towards the midde and top of the trees. They . . . — Map (db m135232) HM
Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Arrival of the Carmelite Order

To commemorate the arrival of the Carmelite Order in Ireland Leighlinbridge 1271

Jubilee 2000 ———————— Comoradh ar theacht na Mbrathar mban go Heirinn . . . — Map (db m136334) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Birthplace of John Tyndall FRS1820-1893

Experimenter & Educationalist

Light Pipe : IR Analysis : Respiration Analyser — Map (db m136205) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Brian Mulroney Ancestral Home Visit

Planted 12 July 1991 by the Right Honourable Brian Mulroney Prime Minister of Canada to mark the occasion of his visit to his ancestral home. . . . — Map (db m136332) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Cardinal Patrick Francis Joseph Moran(1830-1911)
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Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Culm Crusher

Now part of our industrial heritage, culm crushers are remnants of the coal mining industry in the Coal Measures Hills of the 19th and early 20th centuries. Concentrated mostly in the areas around Old Leighlin and Castlecomer, they were a . . . — Map (db m136345) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — 5 — Gairdín cuimhneachain / Garden of Remembrance

Déantar cuimhneachán ar go leor daoine áitiúla móra le rá anseo. Ach bealach ar leith atá sa Mheilteoir Colmais chun comóradh a dhéanamh ar shaol laethúil mhuintir eile an tsráidbhaile.

D'úsáid siad an chloch ollmhór ar chúis . . . — Map (db m136446) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — 6 — Gairdín na nDealbh / Sculpture Garden

Déantar cuimhneamh i nGairdín na nDealbh ar thriúr de na mic ba mhó le rá i Leithghlinn an Droichid: John Tyndall, Comhalta den Chumann Ríoga, arbh é an chéad duine a chruthaigh gurb ann don larmhairt Cheaptha Teasa, an Cairdinéal . . . — Map (db m136426) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Ireland's First Toll Bridge1335

The Kavanaghs dominated this area. To use the bridge The Crown paid Black Rent

Safe shall sail Through life's gale, From the Quay of Leighlin, O. Rowan McCombe. — Map (db m136199) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — John Tyndall(1820-1893) — Man of Science —

The story of John Tyndall is one of courage, passion and idealism. A story of the highest personal success achievable by any person of humble beginnings in his time. — Map (db m136381) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Leighlinbridge Malt Houses

Supplied malt to breweries & distilleries of Ireland via the navigable River Barrow

As we're tied, Side by side, At the Quay of Leighlin, O. — Map (db m136201) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Myles Walter Keogh(1840-1876)

The Colonel from Leighlin who died in one of the greatest battles to grip the public imagination, The Battle of the Little Big Horn or what became known as Custer's Last Stand. — Map (db m136355) WM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Nicholas Aylward Vigors FRS1785-1840

Zoologist & Scientific Reformer

founder of Zoological Society & First Secretary 1826

Ornithological Researches — Map (db m136206) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Nurse Margaret Kehoe

In Memory Of Nurse Margaret Kehoe Orchard, Leighlinbridge. Born on 17th March 1867 who was shot dead while carrying out her duties at The South Dublin Union (St James Hospital) on Easter Monday April 24th . . . — Map (db m136335) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — River Barrow / An Bhearú

Second longest river in Ireland, 192 km, one of the Three Sisters

Whilst we lie Snug and dry, At the Quay of Leighlin, O. — Map (db m136200) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — Sisters of Mercy1910 - 2010

A Tribute to the Sisters of Mercy in Leighlin in Appreciation of their service to the community since 1910 — Map (db m136331) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — The Tyndall WayAn Sli Tyndall

From 1837-39 John Tyndall and his sister, Emma travelled the River Barrow towpath to Ballinabranna school, 4 miles distant. On the way they would occasionally join with their teacher, John Conwill who lived near the towpath at Rathornan and . . . — Map (db m136347) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — welcome to leighlinbridge - the garden village

Leighlinbridge enjoys a range of gardens, built and designed by the local community to commemorate various aspects of village life over the years.

The Millenium Garden, located on Ballyknockan Hill, was built to celebrate the New . . . — Map (db m136384) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Leighlinbridge — World War I Memorial1914 - 1918

[County Carlow Roll of Honored Dead] — Map (db m136343) WM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Rathvilly — Doyle Family Shoeing Stone

This shoeing stone has been in the Doyle Family of the Moate for five generations and has been donated by them to the people of Rathvilly ———————— The shoeing stone was . . . — Map (db m136195) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Rathvilly — Kevin Gerard Barry

H. Company 1st. Batt. Dublin Brigade I.R.A. of Tombeach in the Parish of Rathvilly Born in Dublin 20th. January 1902 Taken in Action against British troops 20th September 1920 Hanged in Mountjoy Jail 1st. November 1920 . . . — Map (db m136190) HM WM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Rathvilly — RathvillyCarlow Towns and Villages — Ireland's Ancient East —

Rathvilly nestles at the foothills of the Wicklow Mountains on the River Staney in the lush, green landscape of Ireland's Ancient East. The name Rathvilly derives from the Irish for 'Ring Fort of the Trees'. The village and its surrounds has a . . . — Map (db m136197) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Carlow), Rathvilly — The Rathvilly Rose

To Mark The 50th Anniversary Of Rathvilly All Ireland Tidy Town Win In 1961 This Plaque Was Unveiled On The 18th June 2011 By The Minister For The Environment Mr Phil Hogan TD . . . — Map (db m136193) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Kilkenny), Kilkenny — Halla an Bhaile / The Tholsel

Halla an Bhaile Ó dá fhocal sa sean-Bhéarla, "tol" agus "sael", a chiallaíonn 'halla cánach', a thagann ainm an fhoirgnimh is suntasaí ar an tSráid Ard.

Tógadh Halla an Bhaile thart ar 1578 agus atógadh i 1761 é. D'fhreastail . . . — Map (db m136706) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Kilkenny), Kilkenny — Teach Archer / Archer House

Teach Martin Archer, a bhfuil a arnas le [illegible words] scríbhinne

Insignia Martin Archer...Kilkenniensis ————————————— The house of . . . — Map (db m136515) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Athgreany — Clocha an Phiobaíre / Piper's Stones

Clocha an Phiobaíre

Tá 14 chloch mhóra eibhir, cuid acu ina seasamh agus cuid eile ina luí, so chiorcal cloch seo. Tá cloch mhór ina seasamh taobh amuigh den chiorcal ar an taobh thoir agus tá dhá chloch fhorimeallacha eile . . . — Map (db m135891) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Baltinglass — Jennie Wyse Power(nee O'Toole) — 1858-1941 —

Parnellite and Suffragist Senator 1922 - 1936 was born here. — Map (db m135946) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Baltinglass — Mainistir Bhealach Conglais / Baltinglass Abbey

Mainistir Bhealach Conglais

Ba é Diarmaid mac Murchú, an rí ar Laighean a bhain cáil amach dó féin nuair a thug sé na hAngla-Normannaigh go hÉirinn i 1169, a bhunaigh an mhainistir Chirstéirseach seo i 1148 mar chraobhtheach . . . — Map (db m135982) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Baltinglass — Michael Dwyer, Sam MacAllister, and the Insurrectionists

To commemorate the heroism and sacrifices of Michael Dwyer and his faithful comrade, Sam MacAllister, and also to perpetuate the memory of those who participated in the Insurrectionary Movements of 1798, . . . — Map (db m135943) WM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Baltinglass — Private Michael McGuinn

In memory and honour of Private Michael McGuinn, Parkmore, Baltinglass, And his comrades, Killed in action at Niemba, 8th November 1960 While serving with the United Nations Emergency Force O.N.U.C. Congo, "We . . . — Map (db m135921) WM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Castleruddery Upper — Ciorcal Cloch le Claífort Chaisleán an RidireCastleruddery Embanked Stone Circle

Ciorcal Cloch le Claífort Chaisleán an Ridire

Baineann an láthair seo le ceann de na cineálacha séadchomharthaí searmanais is neamhghnáthaí in Éirinn. Ciorcal cloch a thugtar ar an láthair san áit ach i ndáirire baineann sé . . . — Map (db m135894) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Enniskerry — Powerscourt Estate Terraces

These terraces were commenced in 1843 by Richard 6th Viscount Powerscourt The first stone was laid by Mervyn Wingfield his son ————————————— . . . — Map (db m135677) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Enniskerry — Tiny and Teddy and Eugenie and Princess

Here lies Tiny Pet of John Slazenger A miniature long-haired Dachsund Died 1965 Aged 7 and Teddy The first pet of Mervyn and Wendy Wingfield Died accidentally Aged 2 . . . — Map (db m135692) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glencree — The German Military Cemetery, GlencreeDer Deutsche Soldatenfriedhof Glencree — Reilig Mhíleata Gearmánach i nGleann Criothaigh —

This military cemetery was constructed by the German War Graves Commission between 1959 and 1961. It is located, by agreement with the Government of Ireland, in this peaceful setting of an abandoned quarry beside the Glencree River. On . . . — Map (db m135698) HM WM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glencree — The German Military Cemetery, GlencreeDer Deutsche Soldatenfriedhof Glencree — Reilig Mhíleata Gearmánach i nGleann Criothaigh —

The general layout of the cemetery is fan-shaped with eight curved pathways alongside which the graves are laid out. The remains are buried in pairs with two names, where these are known, on each flat grave slab. The average age of the . . . — Map (db m135749) HM WM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glendalough — 841.871 — An Ardeaglais / The Cathedral

An Ardeaglais

Is í seo an eaglais is mó i nGleann dá Loch agus tá sí ar cheann de na heaglaisí is mó ó luathré na Críostaíochta in Eirinn. Is faoi choimirce Pheadair agus Phóil a bhí sí i dtosach, ach éiríodh as a húsáid mar . . . — Map (db m135830) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glendalough — 833.371 — An Cloigtheach / The Round Tower

An Cloigtheach

Mar is léir as a n-ainm bhaintí leas as na foirgnimh seo le clog a bhualadh uathu d'fhonn na manaigh a ghairm chun urnaí. 100 troigh ar airde atá an cloigtheach seo agus bhíodh sé urlár adhmaid ann - táid imithe . . . — Map (db m135831) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glendalough — 832:371 — An Geata / The Gateway

An Geata

Anois tá tú ag dul isteach i seanmhainstir Ghleann dá Loch, a bhunaigh Caoimhín sa 6ú haois agus a bhí faoi bhláth, d'ainneoin ionradh a dhéanamh uirthi ó am go ham, go dtí sa 17ú haois. Ba é an geata dúbailte seo, an . . . — Map (db m135788) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glendalough — Revd Edward Rowan

To the affectionate memory of Revd Edward Rowan Born at Dungarvan 7th April 1830 Died 28th September 1893, who as parish priest of Blackditches for nineteen years. This cross is erected by the parishioners . . . — Map (db m135790) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glendalough — St. Kevin's Way

St. Kevin's Road is a walk of about 30 kilometers which has two alternative starting points (Hollywood and Valleymount), reflecting the different directions from which pilgrims to Glendalough are likely to have come during the medieval . . . — Map (db m135836) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glendalough — 839.371 — 'Teach na Sagart' / The 'Priest's House'

'Teach na Sagart'

Foirgneamh beag ón 12ú haois is ea 'Teach na Sagart', scrín nó aireagai b fhéidir. Os cionn an dorais tá blúire d'fhardoras ar a bhfuil eaglaiseach nó rí greanta agus ab ar gach aon taobh de bachail ag duine . . . — Map (db m135833) HM

Ireland, Leinster (County Wicklow), Glendasan — Mianach Hero agus Urláir Chóireála / Hero Mine and Dressing Floors

D'oscail Comhlacht Mianadóireachta Éireann (1824-1890) an Mianach Hero sa bhliain 1827. In 1833 osclaíodh an Hero Nua thall sa ghleann agus forbraíodh an t-urlár cóireála chun amhluaidhe ón ngleann a scaradh ón gcarraig fhuílligh roimh . . . — Map (db m135872) HM

Israel, Haifa District, Caesarea — King Herod's 'Hippodrome'
This hippodrome (circus* in Latin), built in 10/9 B.C. by King Herod for the inauguration of the city, held horse - and chariot - races, athletics, gladiatorial combat and hunting games. Before falling into disuse at the end of the Roman period, the . . . — Map (db m136047) HM
Israel, Haifa District, Caesarea — Sarcophagus LidAdorned With a Gorgon's Head
This Sarcophagus lid is decorated at both ends by mythological Gorgon heads in relief. Marble The Late Roman period (2nd - 3rd centuries CE)Map (db m136545) HM
Israel, Haifa District, Caesarea — The Caesarea Nymphaeum
The nymphaeum was the public fountain that stood at the center of ancient Caesarea as one of the city's main monuments, and was situated at the intersection where the city's main street meets the Herodian port. The nymphaeum had a decorative . . . — Map (db m136550) HM
Israel, Haifa District, Caesarea — The Chariot-RacesThe Carceres
From the starting gates (carceres), chariots dashed counterclockwise on a seven-lap race whose finishing line was situated in front of the officials' tribune. The sharp curve at the turning posts (meta prima and meta secunda), . . . — Map (db m136054) HM
Israel, Haifa District, Caesarea — The Governor's Palace Baths
This bathhouse is the only important remain of the private wing of the Byzantine governor's palace, almost entirely destroyed by the construction of the medieval fortifications. — Map (db m136543) HM
Israel, Haifa District, Caesarea — The Harbor "Sebastos"
The construction of the harbor was a far reaching enterprise, involving artificial islands built in the open sea and serving as bases for piers and breakwaters. Apparently, the raw materials and technology came with the Roman engineers sent by . . . — Map (db m136547) HM
Israel, Haifa District, Caesarea — The Lower Palace
A refined palace with a swimming pool, once stood here. The sand only preserved its eastern wing, comprising a grand (dining?) complex: a central hall (Triclinium?) flanked by two small rooms on each side, all richly decorated, and provided with . . . — Map (db m136035) HM
Israel, Haifa District, Caesarea — The Palace Vaults
These four long, parallel vaults, opening onto the west through a portico, first served as substructures of the Roman financial procurator's palace. In a later stage, a large ornamented hall was added in front of the vaults converted into warehouses. — Map (db m136542) HM
Israel, Jerusalem District (Mateh Yehuda Regional Council), Srigim — Tel Azekah
Ancient Azeka, an important fortified city in the geographical jurisdiction of the Tribe of Judah, dominated one of the routes from the lowlands to the Judean Mountains. It is mentioned in the scriptures in relation to Joshua's wars against the . . . — Map (db m135460) HM
Italy, Campania (Napoli), Capri — Palazzo Vanalesti / Vanalesti’s Palace
Palazzo costruito dalla Famiglia Vanalesti nella, seconda meta' del 700 Fu sede di un Seminario vescovile e di una scuola pubblica. -

The palace was built by the Vanalestis. In the second half of the 18th . . . — Map (db m135247) HM

Italy, Sicilia (Messina), Taormina — Church of Saint Catherine of Alexandria / Chiesa di Santa Caterina D'Allesandria
Sec. XVII - stile barocco - costruita sull' odeon romano - la statua della santa e' datata 1493 - altrua statua sulla la facciata notevole la cripta

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XVIIth Century - Baroque - built on the site of the Roman Odeon - the . . . — Map (db m135281) HM

Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — A Group of RevolutionariesDe Paseo por Querétaro
Grupo de Revolucionarios 1 Francisco Villa - Su verdadero nombre fue Doroteo Arango. - Nació en La Coyotada municipio de San Juan del Río, Durango en 1878. - Tuvo que esconderse haciéndose llamar Pancho Villa. - Luchó en la . . . — Map (db m135884) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — Aqueduct of QuerétaroDe Paseo por Querétaro
Acueducto de Querétaro (Querétaro, Qro.) 1726 ∙ Construido debido a la falta de agua potable en la ciudad. Don Juan Antonio de Urrutia y Arana, Marqués de la Villa del Villar de Águila, se dio la tarea de construirlo desde los . . . — Map (db m135885) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — House of the CorregidoraDe Paseo por Querétaro
Casa de la Corregidora (Querétaro, Qro.) S. XVIII ∙ Inicia su construcción y se llevó con cierta lentitud. El Lic. Martín de la Rocha y Ezpeleta, terminó el recinto a cambio de ser Corregidor Perpetuo. Se instaló ahí el poder . . . — Map (db m135888) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — Peña de BernalDe Paseo por Querétaro
Peña de Bernal (Ezequiel Montes, Qro.) 3er Monolito más grande del mundo. Su altura es de 288 metros, que sumados a la altura del lugar son 2,515 m.s.n.m. Formado hace 65 millones de años por la fuerza mermada de la lava . . . — Map (db m135868) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — Santa Rosa de ViterboDe Paseo por Querétaro
Santa Rosa de Viterbo (Querétaro, Qro.) Año 1670 ∙ Iniciaron la vida ascética tres hermanas: Francisca de los Ángeles, Gertrudis de Jesús María, Clara de la Asunción Años más tarde se les conoció como un convento para . . . — Map (db m135862) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — Teatro de la RepúblicaDe Paseo por Querétaro
Teatro de la República (Querétaro, Qro.) Proyectado por el Arq. Camilo San Germán ∙ Construido por Ing. Thomas Surplice 1852 ∙ Teatro Iturbide. 1854 ∙ Se llevó a cabo el estreno del Himno Nacional Mexicano. 1867 . . . — Map (db m135880) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — Temple of the Santa CruzDe Paseo por Querétaro
Templo de la Santa Cruz (Querétaro, Qro.) 1550 · Era una pequeña ermita de paja. 1650 · Ya era un templo pequeño de cal y canto. 1653 · Se autoriza la construcción que vemos en la actualidad. 1683 · Se convierte en el primer . . . — Map (db m135861) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — The Mission at ConcáDe Paseo por Querétaro
Misión de Concá (Arroyo Seco, Qro.) 1750 ∙ Inicio de su construcción por Fray Antonio Munguía. En el primer nivel de la fachada existen imágenes de San Francisco de Asís y San Antonio de Pudúa, San Fernando y San Roque. En . . . — Map (db m135867) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — The Mission at JalpanDe Paseo por Querétaro
Misión de Jalpan (Jalpan de Serra, Qro) Año 1768 ∙ Obra de Fray Junípero Serra terminada en ese año. La fachada cuenta con 6 esculturas: 1er nivel - Santo Domingo – San Francisco - San Pedro - San Pablo 2do nivel - . . . — Map (db m135870) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santa Rosa Jáuregui — The Mission at TilacoDe Paseo por Querétaro
Misión Tilaco (Landa de Matamoros, Qro.) Año 1758 ∙ Bendecida por Fray Juan Crespi en el mes de octubre. En su fachada se aprecian las esculturas de San Pedro, San Pablo, La Inmaculada Concepción, San José y San Francisco de . . . — Map (db m135863) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santiago de Querétaro — Teatro de la República
Teatro de la República 1867. En este histórico edificio, se reunio el Consejo de Guerra que juzgo a Maximiliano y sus principales generales. 1917. El dia 31 de enero, se firmo la Constitucion General de la Republica que . . . — Map (db m135270) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Bacalar), Bacalar — Bacalar
Bacalar Las maravillas y recursos naturales de Bacalar lo hacen uno de los lugares más bellos del estado de Quintana Roo. De nombre maya Bakjalal, que significa "rodeado de carrizos", esta zona se ubica en la ribera de la laguna que . . . — Map (db m135411) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Bacalar), Bacalar — BacalarPueblo Mágico
Bacalar Pueblo Mágico Las maravillas y recursos naturales de Bacalar lo hacen uno de los lugares más bellos del estado de Quintana Roo. De nombre maya Bakjalal, que significa "rodeado de carrizos", esta zona se ubica en la ribera de . . . — Map (db m135413) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Bacalar), Bacalar — Bacalar
El territorio donde hoy se encuentra Bacalar fue también el sitio comercial en donde se hacían las transferencias de los productos traídos de Centroamérica y otras áreas del Caribe y durante la Colonia fue el único establecimiento español . . . — Map (db m135643) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Bacalar), Bacalar — Bacalar - 1729Pueblo Mágico
Bacalar atacada constantemente por piratas que arribaran a la región para saquear el palo de tinte y otras maderas preciosas, las autoridades de Bacalar construyeron en 1729 el Fuerte de San Felipe para defender su ciudad. Décadas más . . . — Map (db m135619) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Bacalar), Bacalar — Bel Itzá, or Path of the ItzaesAvenida Adolfo López Mateos
Avenida Adolfo López Mateos Bel Itzá o Camino de los Itzáes Bacalar era una ciudad de paso obligado para llegar a Izamal, centro religioso prehispánico maya donde se veneraba a K’inich K'aak’ mo (el guacamayo de fuego con rostro . . . — Map (db m135415) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Bacalar), Bacalar — Cenotes, Fresh Water Supply
Los Cenotes, Fuente de Agua Dulce Los cenotes son cavidades de formación natural que se producen por la erosión del suelo calizo que deja al descubierto el manto de agua subterránea. La profundidad varía y algunos miden 60 metros o . . . — Map (db m135635) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Bacalar), Bacalar — Pre-Columbian Bacalar, FoundationBacalar - Pueblo Mágico
Fundación de Bacalar Prehispánico El poblado de Bacalar se fundó cuando los Itzaes, un grupo de hombres portadores de la cultura maya y procedentes del Peten Guatemalteco, llegaron a la Laguna de Bacalar (hoy conocida como . . . — Map (db m135657) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Bacalar), Bacalar — Pre-Columbian Time, End of Period
Avenida Adolfo López Mateos Culminación del Ciclo Prehispánico In 1526 el Rey de España Carlos I designa a Don Francisco de Montejo para colonizar tierras. De esta manera se instruyó al Capitán Alonso López Dávila, quien funda la . . . — Map (db m135519) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Bacalar — K'atunes or Periods of HistoryBacalar - Pueblo Mágico
K’atunes o Periodos de la Historia El pueblo maya organizó la cuenta del tiempo en períodos de 20 años llamados k’atunes los cuales comenzaban la cuenta del tiempo con el inicio del año nuevo maya; el 16 de julio del calendario . . . — Map (db m135652) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Calderitas — An Altar at Oxtankah
Altar Una costumbre muy generalizada en Mesoamérica, fue la de edificar, al centro de las plazas principales, uno o varios altares que hacían las veces de adoratorios. En este caso, puede observarse uno al centro de la Plaza Abejas. . . . — Map (db m135786) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Calderitas — Structure III at Oxtankah - Palace
Estructura III – Palacio Generalmente, los palacios de los señores principales se encontraban en los límites de las plazas. No eran de uso exclusivamente habitacional, sino que en ellos se recibía los diversos personajes . . . — Map (db m135791) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Calderitas — Structure IV at Oxtankah
Estructura IV Amplia plataforma de tres cuerpos que delimita la plaza por el oeste; aún pueden apreciarse, en la parte superior, cuatro habitaciones de planta rectangular. El intrincado acceso entre estos cuartos, construido a la . . . — Map (db m135784) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Calderitas — Structure IX at Oxtankah - Palace
Estructura IX – Palacio Construido en el límite poniente de la plaza, es un edificio que muestra diversas etapas de construcción; la más antigua corresponde al periodo Clásico Temprano (300-600 d.C.) y constaba de dos . . . — Map (db m135796) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Anglo-Caribbean Style Residence
Vivienda estilo Anglo Caribeño Patrimonio Cultural de Quintana Roo Av. 5 de Mayo #12 Centro Histórico / C.P. 7090 Lic. Roberto Borge Angulo Gobernador Constitucional del Estado Libre y Soberano de Quintana Roo Lic. Enrique . . . — Map (db m135520) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Avenida 5 de Mayo No. 132Anglo-Caribbean Style Residence
Vivienda estilo Anglo Caribeño Patrimonio Cultural de Quintana Roo Av. 5 de Mayo #132 Centro Histórico / C.P. 7090 Lic. Roberto Borge Angulo Gobernador Constitucional del Estado Libre y Soberano de Quintana Roo Lic. Enrique . . . — Map (db m135644) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Avenida 5 de Mayo No. 132-A
Vivienda estilo Anglo Caribeño Patrimonio Cultural de Quintana Roo Av. 5 de Mayo #132-A Centro Histórico / C.P. 7090 Lic. Roberto Borge Angulo Gobernador Constitucional del Estado Libre y Soberano de Quintana Roo Lic. Enrique . . . — Map (db m135649) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Avenida 5 de Mayo No. 23
Esta vivienda es Patrimonio Cultural de Quintana Roo 2005 Av. 5 de Mayo No. 23 Centro Historico C.P. 77000 English translation: This residence is part of the Cultural Heritage of Quintana Roo 2005 Avenida 5 de Mayo . . . — Map (db m135624) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Avenida 5 de Mayo No. 29
Esta vivienda es Patrimonio Cultural de Quintana Roo 2005 Av. 5 de Mayo No. 29 Centro Historico C.P. 77000 English translation: This residence is part of the Cultural Heritage of Quintana Roo 2005 Avenida 5 de Mayo . . . — Map (db m135630) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Cecilio Chi
Cecilio Chi 1823-1849 Cacique de Tepich, Quintana Roo. Como reacción a la represión y muerte de Antonio Ay el 30 de julio de 1847 inicia la Guerra de Castas en Tepich. Luchó por constituir una nación maya, independiente de México, que . . . — Map (db m135779) HM WM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Chetumal - Kohunlich and Oxtankah
Kohunlich El sitio arqueológico cubre alrededor de 85,000 m2 de selva tropical y supone una antigua ciudad maya que fue planeada para tener pirámides, plataformas, plazas, sistema de drenaje y lugares de adoración. Se calcula que fue . . . — Map (db m135803) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Jacinto Pat
Jacinto Pat (1797-1849) Cacique de Tihosuco, Quintana Roo. Líder e iniciador de la Guerra de Castas Luchó por una solución política para evitar muertes, pugnó por restablecer un gobierno maya independiente y liberar a su pueblo de . . . — Map (db m135781) HM WM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — La ChetumaleñaPaseo de los Héroes
La Chetumaleña Representando a la mujer de Chetumal, se levanta orgullosa la escultura que la representa, labrada en piedra y forjada con las ropas que tradicionalmente la representan, colocada en una base de prismas de distintos . . . — Map (db m135759) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Manuel Antonio Ay
Manuel Antonio Ay 1817-1847 Cacique de Chichimilá Yuc. Líder maya y primer mártir de la “Guerra de Castas”, fue sentenciado y ahorcado el 26 de julio de 1847 Su muerte marca el inicio de esta guerra. English . . . — Map (db m135778) HM WM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — Remnants of Chetumal's Sidewalks
Vestigio de las aceras que en una época lucio la histórica Avenida de los Heroes y los Parques Hidalgo y a la Madre que se encontraban ubicados frente a la Explanada de la Bandera y Palacio de Gobierno en la Calle 22 de Enero . . . — Map (db m135783) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — The Caste WarPaseo de los Héroes
Guerra de Castas En el año 1847 dio inicio la más cruel y sanguinaria lucha que se ha suscitado en nuestro territorio, conocida como Guerra de Castas, éste fue un movimiento social (rebelión) de los nativos mayas que inicio en el sur . . . — Map (db m135760) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — The Chetumal MaskPaseo de los Héroes
Mascarita de Chetumal De acuerdo con los especialistas, esta región perteneciente a las tierras bajas del mundo maya, estaba ya colonizada en el periodo pre-cerámico (Hacia 9000-1400 a.C.) Además de las grandes ciudades mayas . . . — Map (db m135773) HM
Mexico, Quintana Roo (Municipality of Othón P. Blanco), Chetumal — The Force of Hurricane Janet
“La Fuerza de Janet” Cuando la nación entera lamentaba la destrucción de Chetumal, la noche del 27 de septiembre de 1955, al paso del Huracan Janet, los sobrevivientes descubrieron con asombro una singular e increíble . . . — Map (db m135622) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Birthplace of Manuel Gutiérrez Zamora
En esta casa nacio Manuel Gutierrez Zamora Agosto 24 de 1813 English translation: In this house was born Manuel Gutiérrez Zamora August 24, 1813 — Map (db m136433) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Birthplace of Salvador Díaz Mirón
En esta casa nacio Salvador Diaz Miron el 14 de dicembre de 1853. English translation: In this house was born Salvador Díaz Mirón on December 14, 1853. — Map (db m136438) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Captain Fernando Siliceo y Torres Merchant Marine Academy
Escuela Náutica Mercante Cap. Alt. Fernando Siliceo y Torres En el marco del centenario de la fundación de esta honorable escuela, un reconocimiento perenne a los Capitanes Fernando Siliceo y Torres y Marcelino Tuero Molina por su . . . — Map (db m136557) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Commemoration of 100 Years of Mexican Marine Unions
1915 2015 Homenaje a los hombres que tuvieron la visión de crear la grandeza de esta organización. Conmemoracion de cien años de sindicalismo marítimo 15/Febrero/1915 Union de Marineros y Fogoneros del Golfo de Mexico Presidente . . . — Map (db m136397) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Death of Aurelio Monfort
El H. Ayuntamiento de Veracruz rinde homenaje al policía municipal "Aurelio Monfort" caído heroicamente en cumplimiento de su deber para con la patria Victima de las balas del ejercito invasor el 21 de abril de 1914 Noviembre de 1982 . . . — Map (db m136517) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Founding of Villa Rica de la Veracruz
Villa Rica de la Veracruz 475 Años 1519-1994 Primer Ayuntamiento de América Continental Este monumento que levanta aquí el H. Ayuntamiento de la Historica y Heroica Ciudad de Veracruz Para conmemorar los 475 años de la fundación de . . . — Map (db m136463) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Lebanese Immigrants to Mexico
En memoria de los Emigrantes Libaneses que llegaron a México a fines del siglo XIX y la primera mitada del siglo XX. Los nombres que aparecen en este muro fueron proporcionados por los integrantes de la colectividad mexicana de . . . — Map (db m136248) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Luz Nava
1953 1956 H. Ayuntamiento de Veracruz La Institucion de la Superacion Ciudadana rinde homenaje a la desaparecida profesora Luz Nava como reconocimiento a su generosidad y a las obras humanitarias que realizo de las cuales es ejemplo el . . . — Map (db m136442) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Mail and Telegraph Building
Correos y Telegrafos El edificio de Correos y Telégrafos forma parte del conjunto arquitectónico de inmuebles proyectados a fines del siglo XIX sobre los terrenos ganados al mar, estas obras fueron inauguradas el 6 de marzo de 1902 . . . — Map (db m136448) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Manuel Gutiérrez Zamora
En esta casa murió Manuel Gutierrez Zamora. Marzo 21 de 1881. English translation: In this house died Manuel Gutiérrez Zamora. March 21, 1881. — Map (db m136398) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Monument to 100 years of Jewish Immigration to Mexico
Monumento Conmemorativo a los 100 años de Inmigración Judía a México El corazón del inmigrante es tan voluble como el mar sobre la arena: se hincha con el deseo de alcanzar lo que está por venir, hasta que la fuerza de ese deseo se . . . — Map (db m135893) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Monument to Spanish Exiles in Mexico
España 1939 ∙ Mexico 1989 Gracias Mexico Emigracion Republicana Española Junio 1989 Pueblo libre de Mexico: Como en otro tiempo por la mar salada, te va un rio español de sangre roja, de generosa sangre desbordada. Pero . . . — Map (db m136464) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Monument to the Mexican Merchant Marine
Honramos a los marinos mercantes fallecidos en cumplimiento de su labor de surcar los mares para beneficio del país en el ámbito comercial, productivo y económico y queremos que sus actos trasciendan en el tiempo, para que lleguen a . . . — Map (db m135852) HM WM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Pedro Sainz de Baranda
Calle Pedro Sainz de Baranda (1787-1845) Marino novohispano de la Guerra de Independencia quien capituló el último Batallón Español en San Juan de Ulúa el 23 de noviembre de 1825 Centro Histórico Fracc. Faros С.Р. . . . — Map (db m135907) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — Rafael Solana Salcedo
En esta casa nacio el 7 de Agosto de 1915 Rafael Solana Salcedo Dramaturgo y periodista Homenaje de la peña taurina que lleva su nombre Agosto 7 de 1990 English translation: In this house was born on August 7, 1915 . . . — Map (db m136556) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — The Central Square, Municipal Palace and Cathedral
Zócalo, Palacio Municipal y Catedral 500 Años Veracruz ∙ Puerta de Mar ∙ 1519-2019 Esta es la plaza fundacional de Veracruz. Desde sus orígenes y durante la época colonial fue una explanada frecuentemente utilizada para . . . — Map (db m136401) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — The Convent of San Agustín
Convento de San Agustín El convento de la Compañía de Jesús fue de las primeras construcciones en mampostería de la Nueva Veracruz, se inició su obra en 1625. Los jesuitas fundaban colegios para educar y formar jóvenes entre ellos los . . . — Map (db m136555) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — The Hemicycle to Juárez
Hemiciclo a Juárez “Ahoguemos nuestras discordias y que un mismo interés nos una, la independencia de Mexico; una misma bandera nos guie, la de la Republica Mexicana.” Discurso pronunciado por Don Benito Juarez, el 31 de . . . — Map (db m136553) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — The Plaza of the Republic
Plaza de la República 500 Años Veracruz ∙ Puerta de Mar ∙ 1519-2019 Es en el año 2014 que se define adosarla longitudinalmente a los edificios porfirianos, generando un gran parque lineal de más de 320 metros de longitud, . . . — Map (db m136521) HM
Mexico, Veracruz (Municipality of Veracruz) — The Venustiano Carranza Lighthouse
Faro Venustiano Carranza La dirección de faros conocida en la actualidad como el Faro Venustiano Carranza fue proyectado y realizado por dos ingenieros, Salvador Echegaray y Lattine. Forma parte de los edificios que junto don la . . . — Map (db m136249) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Peter de Grote / Peter the Great
Hier werkte Tsaar Peter de Grote 30 Augustus 1697   15 Januari 1698

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Czar Peter the Great worked here, August 30, 1697 - January 15, 1698 — Map (db m135207) HM

Netherlands, Utrecht — Het Duitse Huis / The German House
In 1346 bouwden de ridders en priesters van de 'Hospitaalorde van St. Marie der Duitsers' hun klooster tussen de Springweg en de stadsmuur. De destijds vooral in het Oostzeegebied actieve orde had hier zijn hoofdhuis van de Noordelijke . . . — Map (db m135542) HM
Poland, Małopolska (Kraków Powiat), Kraków — Henryk Vogler
W Tym Domu W Latach 1959-2005 Mieszkał Henryk Vogler Pisarz, Poeta Współzałożyciel Wydawnictwa Literackiego Kierownik Literacki Starego Teatru I Teatru Im. J. Słowackiego Więzień Obozów . . . — Map (db m135857) HM
Poland, Małopolska (Kraków Powiat), Kraków — In Memory of the Bosak Family
Pamięci Rodziny Bosaków Mieszkańców Kazimierza לזכר בני משפחת בוסק תושבי . . . — Map (db m135927) WM
Poland, Małopolska (Kraków Powiat), Kraków — Kościół św. Marka/Church of St. Mark
Pierwotnie fundacja Bolesława Wstydliwego (ok. 1260 r.) dla zakonu Braci od Pokuty Bł. Męczenników, zwanych Markami. Gotycki. Prezbiterium z początku XIV w., korpus pierwotnie dwunawowy, ok. 1397 r, wieża i kruchta . . . — Map (db m135922) HM
Poland, Małopolska (Kraków Powiat), Kraków — Place of Meditation
Miejsce zadumy nad męczeńską smercią 65 tysięcz obywateli polskich narodowości żydowskiej z Krakowa i okolic zamordowanzch przez hitlerowców w cyasie II wojny światowej Place of meditation upon the . . . — Map (db m135926) HM WM
Poland, Małopolska (Kraków Powiat), Kraków — Prałatówka Kościoła MariackiegoPrelate House of St. Mary's Church
Późnorenesansowa, zbudowana w miejscu gotyckiego domu, w latach 1618-1619 przez muratora Macieja Litwinkowicza attyka z 1625 r. wykonana przez Jana Zatorczyka. PRELATE HOUSE OF ST. MARY'S CHURCH Late-Renaissance, replaced a Gothic house; . . . — Map (db m135903) HM
Poland, Małopolska (Kraków Powiat), Kraków — Synagoga Poppera/Popper Synagogue
Synagoga Poppera Ufundowana w 1620 r. przez kupca Wolfa Poppera (Bociana), przybudowana do muru obronnego. Odnawiana i powiększona w latach 1813, 1827, 1860,w 1898 r. odwyższona. Remontowana w 1904 i 1964 r. zatracila cechy stylowe i . . . — Map (db m135925) HM
Poland, Pomorskie, Gdynia — Dworzec Morski/Maritime Station
Reprezentacyjny gmach zbudowany w 1933 roku wg firmy ,"Dyckerhoff & Widmann" z Katowic. Składa się z dwóch wyrażnie różnych części: frontowej Hali Głównej oraz, stanowiącego jej . . . — Map (db m135895) HM
Saint Lucia, Castries — Derek Walcott Square
Derek Walcott Square This square was renamed 'Derek Walcott Square' on 23rd January 1993 to commemorate the award of Nobel Prize for Literature to Mr. Walcott in 1992. Derek Walcott, poet, painter and playwright was born in St. Lucia on 23rd . . . — Map (db m135660) HM
Saint Lucia, Dennery, Grande Riviere — In Memory of Two Banana Farmers Killed
In Memory of 2 Banana Farmers Killed by police on Oct 7th 1993 during protest action for better price for our bananas Julious Joseph Born Feb 22n 1970 Killed 7 Oct 1993 Buried 16th Oct 1993 Rendy Joseph Born May 4th 1993 Killed Oct 7th 1993 . . . — Map (db m135661) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Gamla Tekniska Högskolan / The Old Technical UniversityKv. Vega 4
Gamla Tekniska Högskolan är en av de första, större institutionsbyggnader som uppfördes i Sverige. Skolbyggnaden, som stod färdig 1863, byggdes åt Teknologiska Institutet, som senare kom att byta namn till Kungliga Tekniska . . . — Map (db m135804) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Spökslottet / Haunted Mansion (Scheffler's Palace)
är ett köpmannapalats fran stormaktstiden, byggt 1699 - 1702 av Hans Petter Scheffler (spegelmonogram över smidesgrindama) med välbevarad inredning. Spökhistorier förknippas med ägaren Baltzar Knigge (död 1796) samt med ett nu försvunnet . . . — Map (db m135811) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Southwark — Globe Theatre
Here stood the Globe Playhouse of Shakespeare, 1598 - 1613.

Commemorated by the Shakespeare Reading Society of London and by subscribers in the United Kingdom and India. — Map (db m135421) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — Anthony Trollope1815 - 1882

Novelist

worked here as Post Office Surveyor — Map (db m135235) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — Custom HouseCathedral Quarter — 1857 —

The Custom House is an imposing two storey Victorian building designed by the architect Charles Lanyon and built in the Italian style. The existence of such a building was made possible and necessary as Belfast became one of the greatest . . . — Map (db m135257) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — Donegall QuayCathedral Quarter

You are at the Lagan Lookout and the Lagan Weir. There are fascinating places to visit in all directions from here. Head past Bigfish towards Corporation Square in the heart of Belfast's Sailortown district. There are two particularly . . . — Map (db m135252) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — Leading Seaman James Magennis, VC1919-1986

Submariner Born in Belfast ——————————— Acting Leading Seaman James Joseph Magennis VC, Royal Navy Was born in Belfast

Awarded the VC for his action on 31 July . . . — Map (db m135308) HM WM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — Robert Dougan'C' Battery, South Belfast Brigade — U.D.A. • U F F —

In proud memory of Robert Dougan

Murdered by the enemies of Ulster 10th. February 1998

"A gentleman till the very end he died as he lived He was everyones friend."

"Lest We Forget"Map (db m135663) WM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — Shaftesbury SquareQueen's Quarter

Follow Bradbury Place and University Road, past Lower Crescent (1852) and the grand Neo-Classical, concave Upper Crescent (1846), into the heart of Queen's Quarter. The Lanyon Building (1849), named after its architect Charles Lanyon, is the . . . — Map (db m135662) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — South Belfast Battalion, Ulster Volunteer Force1912 — For God and Ulster —

Trained in the adjoining brewery yard These Stones are kept in remembrance

"Lest We Forget" — Map (db m135584) WM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — South Belfast Brigade MemorialUlster Defence Association — Lest We Forget —

"A" Battallion ~ Roll of Honour ~ Brig John McMichael 22-12-87 Jim Kenna 25-7-72 • Frankie Smyth 31-1-73 Ernie Dowds 10-10-75 • Sammy Hunt 5-9-76 Steven Audley 17-3-91 . . . — Map (db m135665) WM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — The QuaysLaganside Corporation 1989-2007

Welcome to the Quays at the mouth of the River Lagan. Set around the Lagan Weir the Quays incorporate Queen's Quay, Hanover Quay, Gregg's Quay and Donegall Quay, all closely linked with the origins of Belfast. The city derives its name from the . . . — Map (db m135226) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Antrim), Belfast — War Memorial

The Great War 1914-1918

In Memory of the Fallen

In Flanders Fields [poem not transcribed] ———————————— Second World War . . . — Map (db m135587) WM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — 1908 Harland and Wolff Shipyard

This plan shows the extent of Harland and Wolff's shipyard on Queen's Island in 1908. The Queen's Island shipyards were highly successful at this time; 247 ships were built on the island between 1900 and 1913, more than any other shipyard in . . . — Map (db m135267) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Bigger Ships and Bigger Docks

Hamilton Graving Dock was continuously in use with ships being repaired, serviced or fitted out. It was leased by the Harbour Commissioners to Belfast's two main shipyards, Harland and Wolff and Workman Clark, as well as to ship . . . — Map (db m135388) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Building the Dock 1864-1867 / Belfast's Industrial Growth

[Front]

Building the Dock 1864-1867

The construction of the dock began in February 1864 and was finished within three years. Four hundred and fifty men were employed to build the graving dock and the adjoining . . . — Map (db m135286) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Building the Dock 1864-1867 / Hamilton Dock

[Front]

Building the Dock 1864-1867

The construction of Hamilton Dock began in February 1864 and was finished within three years.

[Top blue inset caption reads] This is the office of the Deputy Harbour Master, whose . . . — Map (db m135341) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Caisson

Constructed in 1867, the caisson is one of the oldest surviving vessels built by Harland and Wolff.

The caisson is a hollow gate which closed off the entrance to the dock. Shaped like a ship's hull, it is made of wrought iron and hollow . . . — Map (db m135264) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — East Belfast Protestant BoysFor God and Ulster

[Mural] Dedicated To 1981 Gareth Keys 2008 ———————————— In Memory Of All Our Fallen Volunteers We Forget Them Not

East Belfast Ulster . . . — Map (db m135571) WM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Features of the Dock

Select, turn, listen...

Find out more about how Hamilton Graving Dock worked. Select a channel and turn the handle a few times to play each audio track. 1 Keel blocks 2 Caisson 3 Diver

Time spent by ships in the . . . — Map (db m135275) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — First Port: Views of Belfast

[Excerpts with historical information]

Belfast Harbour Commissioners' Offices The magnificent office building of the Harbour Commissioners, who were responsible for the construction of Hamilton Dock in the 1860s, was first opened in . . . — Map (db m135369) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Former Harland & Wolff Headquarter BuildingClosed 1989 — Titanic Quarter —

This long three storey office building in sandstone and brick was the headquarters for Harland and Wolff. When this company was at its peak in the early to middle years of the 19th [sic - 20th] century, it was one of the mightiest shipbuilding . . . — Map (db m135514) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Hamilton Dock By Numbers

Hamilton Graving Dock opened in 1867. It was almost twice the size of No. 2 Graving Dock which had been completed in 1826.

3 million gals The dock holds approximately 3 million gallons of water, the same volume as five and half . . . — Map (db m135405) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Hamilton Dock Stone Construction

To ensure good quality work, the commissioners hired a mason specialising in dock construction, who was paid £2 5s 0d per week.

This was over four times the amount a worker in a country mill earned. . . . — Map (db m135284) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Hamilton Dock Stone Construction

Only the very best quality stone was used for dock construction.

The Belfast Harbor Commissioners visited the site regularly to inspect progress. . . . — Map (db m135285) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Hamilton Dock: Refurbishment and Restoration

Hamilton Dock was refurbished in 1948, when a new 25-inch (64cm) concrete floor was laid. It remained in use until the 1990s, but then fell into decline.

In 2009, work began to restore the dock, now a NIEA Scheduled Monument and the . . . — Map (db m135402) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Hamilton Graving Dock / SS NomadicCompleted 1867 / Launched April 25th 1911 — Titanic Quarter —

Hamilton Graving Dock

The 450th long Hamilton Graving Dock (1863 - 1867) was the first graving dock to be built on the County Down side of the River Lagan. It is serviced by the 12 acres of sheltered water that form the . . . — Map (db m135446) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Harland and Wolff ShipyardFounded 1861 — Titanic Quarter —

The names Edward Harland and Gustav Wolff are inextricably linked with Belfast's shipbuilding industry. Their partnership laid the foundations for what was to become one of the greatest shipyards in the world. To this day, Harland and Wolff's . . . — Map (db m135509) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Keel Blocks

These blocks originally sat at the bottom of Hamilton Dock. They were used to support ships' hulls.

You can see similar blocks under Nomadic's keel. — Map (db m135404) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Newtownards RoadEast Belfast

From the mid 1800s, the Connswater was the driving force behind east Belfast's industrial growth. Barges laden with raw materials and goods travelled its length and its waters powered many cotton and flax mills, such as the Portview . . . — Map (db m135564) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Nomadic in Hamilton Dock

Turn and listen... Find out about the dockside scene. Just a few turns of the handle will play the track.

Hamilton Dock It's 1911 - Nomadic is being floated out of Hamilton Dock following her fit our.

1 Titanic in . . . — Map (db m135272) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — On Board SS Nomadic

Built on Queen's Island as a tender ship for the White Star Line, SS Nomadic is most famous for the part she played in the Titanic story.

Based in Cherbourg, France, Nomadic transferred passengers from the quayside to enormous passenger . . . — Map (db m135268) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Operating the [Hamilton] Dock

'Our harbour now stands among the finest in the United Kingdom.' Belfast News Letter, 2 October 1867

Hamilton Dock was filled at high tide and emptied at low tide. [Photo caption reads] Above This . . . — Map (db m135269) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Queen's Island Shipyard / Belfast's Industrial Growth

[Front]

Queen's Island From Pleasure Garden to Shipyard

Edward Harland and Gustav Wolff's shipyard, which would go on to become the most successful in the world, was established in 1861.

[Blue inset caption reads] . . . — Map (db m135321) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — Queen's Island Shipyard / Hamilton Dock

[Front]

Queen's Island From Pleasure Garden to Shipyard

Queen's Island was created in 1847 when slobs from the digging of Victoria Channel were deposited on the Co. Down side of the Lagan Estuary.

Queen's Island was . . . — Map (db m135338) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — The Bridge DeckNomadic

The deck to the front, or fore, of a ship is called the forecastle deck. The term - pronounced 'fok-sel' - is an ancient one that originally referred to defences that were found on a warship.

Only the crew were allowed on the . . . — Map (db m135386) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — The Dockside: A Hive of Activity

The dock was a hive of activity with up to two ships being worked on by large teams of men from the shipyards. The workers stood on wooden platforms called stages.

Brand new ships were also 'fitted-out' in the dock, with their final . . . — Map (db m135397) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — The Poop DeckNomadic

From the quayside, third-class passengers boarded Nomadic through gates on either side of the poop deck, separated from the first and second-class passengers. Then they descended the stairway to enter the third-class deck.

The hatch . . . — Map (db m135346) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — The Pump HouseHamilton Dock

The pump house, built c.1867, contained the important machinery used to empty the dock of water. Inside the pump house was a boiler and a steam engine, which drove one underground centrifugal pump. A tall brick chimney - to release fumes and . . . — Map (db m135437) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — The Pump HouseHamilton Dock

In the mid-1920s, the original steam-powered pumps were replaced by ones driven by electric motors.

Each of the 125 horsepower electric motors, which can still be seen inside, drives a pump in the underground well. Above the motors you . . . — Map (db m135438) HM

United Kingdom, Northern Ireland (County Down), Belfast — The Searcher

C.S. 'Jack' Lewis Ulsterman, Writer, Scholar, Teacher, Christian Born 1898, Reborn 1931

The Searcher, by sculptor Ross Wilson, represents the narrator of The Magician's Nephew, Digory Kirke. In this story he has a wardrobe made from . . . — Map (db m135550) HM

Alabama (Montgomery County), Montgomery — Bertha Pleasant Williams LibraryRosa L. Parks Avenue Branch
Bertha Pleasant Williams Library Rosa L. Parks Avenue Branch has been placed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks & Heritage by the Alabama Historical Commission October 25, 2018 — Map (db m136278) HM
Alaska (Fairbanks North Star Borough), Fairbanks — FAI-030 — Immaculate Conception Church
By August, 1904, when a Catholic priest arrived in Fairbanks, all choice lots in the center of town were taken. Father Francis Monroe, a Jesuit missionary, selected land at the edge of town, bordering the Chena River. The first Roman Catholic Church . . . — Map (db m135350) HM
Arizona (Apache County), Saint Johns — Lyman DamOn The Colorado River
The original dam at this site was destroyed in the spring floods of April, 1915. With the loss of eight lives and severe damage to farmlands. It was rebuilt with loans from the state of Arizona. — Map (db m136234) HM
Arizona (Yavapai County), Prescott — The Historic Yavapai County Courthouse Plaza Fountain
Arriving from New York on July 13, 1910, "Lady Ermintrude" graced the Courthouse Plaza for more than 60 years. Over time, the fountain began showing signs of wear and, in 1976, was removed and placed in storage at the Sharlot Hall Museum.
In . . . — Map (db m136155) HM
California (Alameda County), Berkeley — Anthony Boucher: Editor and WriterBerkeley History
From 1947 to 1968 this was the home of William Anthony Parker White (1911-1968), universally known by the pen name Anthony Boucher. This Oakland-born author with a master's degree from UC Berkeley was a pivotal figure in the establishment and . . . — Map (db m136180) HM

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