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By Michael Herrick, August 24, 2018
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United Kingdom, England, Newcastle upon Tyne — William Heron
William Heron - The Hammer of the Poor 1246 AD: William Heron has been made Sheriff of Northumberland and Keeper of Newcastle Castle. He remained in this position until his death in 1258 AD. Heron has a duty to execute justice and raise . . . — Map (db m126769) HM
United Kingdom, England (Buckinghamshire), Milton Keynes — Bletchley Park Public Memorial
This Public Memorial For the Veterans of Bletchley Park and Its Outstations was Dedicated By Her Majesty The Queen On July the Fifteenth 2011 — Map (db m117290) WM
United Kingdom, England (Buckinghamshire), Milton Keynes — Code Breaking at Bletchley Park
IEEE Milestone In Electrical Engineering and Computing Code-breaking at Bletchley Park during World War II, 1939-1945 On this site during the 1939-45 World War, 12,000 men and women broke the German Lorenz and Enigma ciphers, as well as . . . — Map (db m117288) HM
United Kingdom, England (Buckinghamshire), Milton Keynes — Hut 1 Hut 8
Hut 1 The first Bombe machine was installed in this hut. It was brought here in March 1940 to test whether it could help Codebreakers discover Enigma settings more quickly than by hand. Hut 8 Hut 8 was the centre of naval codebreaking. Here . . . — Map (db m117289) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — “Pavls Cross”
( east plaque ) On this plot of grovnd stood of old “Pavls Cross” whereat amid svch scenes of good and evil as makevp hvman affsirs the conscience of chvrch and nation throvgh five centvries fovnd pvblic vtterance. The first . . . — Map (db m117869) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — Blackfriars Bridge
Corporation of London Blackfriars Bridge standing on the site of the original bridge named after William Pitt the Elder in 1760. Constructed and maintained without burden upon public funds out of monies derived from the Bridge House . . . — Map (db m118269) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — Children of the Kindertransport
In gratitude to the people of Britain for saving the lives of 10,000 unaccompanied mainly Jewish children who fled from Nazi persecution in 1938 and 1939. “Whosoever rescues a single soul is credited as though they had saved the whole . . . — Map (db m117258) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — Christ Church
Christ Church Newgate Street This burial ground was laid out by order of The Vestry, Sept. 10th 1880 Rev. T.D. Morse M.A. Vicar John Mixer · William Pitman Church Wardens — Map (db m118825) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland, Edinburgh — Spire of this Church
The Spire of this Church Was Destroyed by the Great Fire November MDCCCXXIV and Rebuilt A.D.   MDCCCXXVIII The Right Honble. Walter Brown Lord Provost — Map (db m127062) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Boddam — A Tribute
A Tribute From The People of Boddam To the Men and Women Who Served at Royal Air Force Buchan 1952 — 2003 Boddam Community Association 2009 — Map (db m128019) 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), Maud, Peterhead — Fedderate Castle
Fedderate Castle From A.D. 1370 to 1573 the home of the Craufurds of Fedderate, ancestors of the Swedish Family of Crafoord A castle seems to have been on this site since AD 1200. The ruins are from a castle built ab. 1475. It was described as a . . . — Map (db m122811) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Methlick — Methlick War Memorial
Erected In Grateful Remembrance Of The Men Connected With This District Who Fell in the Great War 1914 – 1919. Gordon Hrs. Captn. George A.G. Moir · Sergt. George Gray · Sergt. Alex. G. Leask · Cpl. Herbert W. Burr · Cpl. Alex. G. . . . — Map (db m128026) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), New Deer — New Deer War Memorial
To The Glory Of God And In Proud And Grateful Memory Of The Men From The Parish Of New Deer Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In The Wars 1914 – 1919 and 1939 – 1945 Sergeant A. Davidson     Gordons · Sergeant R. . . . — Map (db m128025) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Peterhead — Peterhead World War I Memorial
Unveiled 6th August 1922 And Handed Over to the Custody of The Provost Magistrates & Councillors Of the Burgh of Peterhead To the Glory of God And In Honour Of The Men OF This Town Who Gave Their Lives For Freedom in the Great War . . . — Map (db m128020) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Peterhead — Peterhead World War II Memorial
1939   1945 They Were Honored In Their Generations And Were The Glory Of Their Times — Map (db m128023) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Aberdeenshire), Peterhead — Unmarked Graves
Their Name Liveth For Evermore. On these panels are commemorated those members of His Majesty’s Forces who gave their lives for their country in the Great War Whose graves are in this churchyard but are not marked by separate headstones A Sailor . . . — Map (db m128024) 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 (Argyll and Bute), Connel — Falls of Lora
Falls of Lora At certain states of the tide you will see spectacular overfalls with a water level drop of up to 1.2m and a lot of white water in front of you. The Falls of Lora form at the shallow narrows where Loch Etive in the east meets the open . . . — Map (db m127537) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Dunbeg — A Hidden Haven
Cala air Falach A Hidden Haven The castle and its peninsula still shelter Dunstaffnage Bay from the worst of the westerly winds. They also hid moored vessels from the view of potential attackers. Tides of Fortune For several . . . — Map (db m127407) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Dunbeg — A Towering Outlook
Sealladh Ŕrd A Towering Outlook The superb strategic location of the castle within a network of coastal strongholds, gave it panoramic views in all directions. No vessel — or marching army — could approach Dunstaffnage without . . . — Map (db m127411) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Dunbeg — Behind the Walls
Air cůl Bhallachan Behind the Walls You can see how these high walls and the single entrance made the castle safe. Its life as a private residence lasted until 1888, when most of its buildings were in ruins. Changing Times, Changing . . . — Map (db m127409) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Dunbeg — Core of the Castle
Cridhe a’ Chasteil Core of the Castle This courtyard was the heart of a busy, well-defended community. At one time, there was a drawbridge to stop uninvited visitors from getting in. A Safe Shelter The castle in the early . . . — Map (db m127406) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Dunbeg — Dunstaffnage Castle
Fŕilte do Chaisteal Dhůn Staidhinis Welcome to Dunstaffnage Castle Duncan MacDougall built this fortress as a statement of his status as Lord of Lorn. It is one of Scotland's oldest stone castles and guards the approaches to Loch Etive. . . . — Map (db m127402) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Dunbeg — Justice and Joviality
Ceartas is Cuirmean Justice and Joviality The great hall occupied the whole floor above you. It was the hub of the castle, where the Lord of Lorn sat in banquets in the evening. Gone is the Grandeur The great hall was part of . . . — Map (db m127405) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Dunbeg — Watching, Waiting and Warning
Air Faire Watching, Waiting and Warning Soldiers on the wall walk scanned sea and land for enemy attacks and alerted their officers in the guard room above you. Firing Through Fishtails When the castle was built, arrow slits . . . — Map (db m127412) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Oban — Homecoming Scotland
Tilleadh Guiseppe Alba, 2009 Chuir Comhairle Earra-Ghŕidheal agus Bhňid agus muinntir an Obain Fŕilte air a h-uile duine a thŕinig dhachaigh Samuel bhliadhna shňnraichte seo. Am Mňd Nŕiseanta Rěoghail, an t-Ňban 2009 Creathall a’ Mhňid . . . — Map (db m127368) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Oban — McCaig’s Tower
Erected in 1900 by John Stuart McCaig Art Critic and Philosophical Essayist and Banker, Oban — Map (db m122552) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Oban — Robert Barbour McKelvie, M.D.
Robert Barbour McKelvie, M.D. Medical Officer to the Parishes of Lismore and Appin 1860 – 1875 Kilmore and Kilbridge 1875 – 1901 “A Man He Was To All The Country Dear” Erected by His . . . — Map (db m127365) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Oban — Royal Visit to Oban
This Plaque Was Unveiled by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth On the Occasion of Her Visit to the Burgh of Oban 13th August — Map (db m127366) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Oban — The Burg of Oban
Oban The Burgh of Oban Established by Charter of resignation novodamus and erection under the Great Seal -17th July 1811 Bicentenary commemoration -12th July 2011 The Princess Royal unveiled this commemorative plaque at the behest of . . . — Map (db m127367) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Argyll and Bute), Oban — The Water of Life
Uisge Beatha The Water of Life Atlantic Ocean Weather Systems Play a Considerable Part In Life on Scotland’s West Coast and Bring The Water of Life to All Who Live Here It comes from the sea · It comes from the sky · It comes . . . — Map (db m127538) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Corsback — Dunnet War Memorial
Sacred to the Memory of The Men of Dunnet, Who Fell in the Great War 1914 — 1919. Army Sgt. Don. MacLeod, Seaforths · Sgt. Robt. Simpson, Amer. F.A. · L/Cl. Don. Manson, Seaforths · L/Cl. Wm. Robertson, Seaforths · Pte. Don. Banks, . . . — Map (db m127612) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), John o' Groats — Duncansby Head Lighthouse
The lighthouse here at Duncansby Head is one of over 200 that are located around Scotland’s wild coastline. Operated and maintained by the Northern Lighthouse Board they warn ships of dangerous waters and provide safe passage. Standing only . . . — Map (db m122846) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), John o'Groats — Warth Hill Viewpoint
Warth Hill Viewpoint Warth Hill Viewpoint For 5000 years people have settled in the land stretching before you, leaving signs of their burials in the chamibered cairns found on the island of Stroma and on the summit of Warth Hill that rises . . . — Map (db m127567) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Keiss — Keiss Quoad Sacra Parish War Memorial
Keiss Quoad Sacra Parish To the Memory of The Fallen In the Great War 1914 – 1919 Pte. Alexander Bain Sea.H. April 18, 1918. · Pte William Budge Can. I. Oct. 31, 1918 · Cpl. Donald Budge S.Gds. March 27, 1918. · Sea. William S. Bremner . . . — Map (db m127544) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Lybster — Lybster and Swiney War Memorial
To The Glory Of God Jutland · Marne · Mons · Ypres · Loos · Zeebruge · Paschendale · Beaumont Hamel · Ostend · Festubert · Vimy · Neuve Chapelle · Somme · Cambrai · Peronne Erected to The Memory of The Men of Lybster and Swiney Who . . . — Map (db m127539) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Lybster — Patrick Sinclair
To Commemorate The Founder of this Village and Harbour Lieutenant-General Patrick Sinclair of Lybster 1735-1820 He served in North America 1759 -1784 with the Black Watch and the 15th Regiment of Foot against the French and Indians . . . — Map (db m127540) HM WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Mey — Royal Visit - Castle of Mey
This Bench Has Been Placed Here in Memory of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother By Her Majesty’s Friends Trustees and Employees At Mey Queen Elizabeth Loved This Castle Which She Saved From Ruin in 1952, Spending Many . . . — Map (db m127610) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Mey — The Castle & Gardens of Mey
Repair and Conservation works to Castle of Mey: Queen Elizabeth Castle of Mey Trust The Castle of Mey was the property of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother from 1952 until 1996, when Her Majesty generously gifted it with an endowment to the Queen . . . — Map (db m127609) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Nybster — Nybster Broch
Brochs: Beacons of Belonging You are standing in one of the most important archaeological landscapes in Britain. Scan the horizon. You are surrounded by history: old harbours, houses and burials. As you move around the coastline you will . . . — Map (db m127566) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Reay — Reay War Memorial
To the Glory of God And in Proud and Loving Memory of The Men of Reay Who Fell in The Great War 1914 — 1919. Lieut. John S. Bain   Canadian Royal Hdrs. · C.S.M. Thomas Dundas D.C.M.   7th Seaforth Hdrs. · Sergt. John cormack   . . . — Map (db m127825) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Scrabster — Scrabster Harbour
Highlands & Islands of Scotland Scrabster Harbour Skarabolstathar Caithness and Orkney were settled by the Norse and Skarabolstathar — ‘the homestead at the cliff edge' — is mentioned in the Orkneyinga Saga as a stronghold in . . . — Map (db m127662) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Thurso — Sir George Sinclair
Sir George Sinclair Baronet of Ulbster Formerly M.P. for Caithness Born 29th August 1790 Died 9th October 1868 This fountain was erected in 1894 by his only surviving son, (who while he lives will think of him every day) in grateful and . . . — Map (db m127823) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Thurso — Sir John Sinclair
The Rt Hon John Sinclair of Ulbster, Baronet Born 10th May 1754 Died 21st Dec 1835 Formerly MP for Caithness ( parts of the inscription are unreadable due to weathering ) ( side ) The American ambassador wrote in . . . — Map (db m127822) HM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Thurso — Thurso War Memorial
This Memorial Is Dedicated To Those From The Parish Of Thurso, Who, In the War of 1914 — 1919 Laid Down Their Lives For God and Country and the Cause of Freedom We Thank Our God Upon Every Remembrance Of Them Alexander . . . — Map (db m127665) WM
United Kingdom, Scotland (Caithness), Wick — Wick War Memorial
In Honour of All Those Who Suffered And in Proud and Grateful Remembrance of the Fallen Sons of the Burgh of Wick Who Died for Home and Freedom In the Great War, 1914 — 1919 Also In Honoured and Grateful Remembrance of All . . . — Map (db m127542) WM
Georgia (Brooks County), Quitman — Brooks County Veterans Monument
Brooks County Veterans They All Gave Some Gave All — Map (db m102343) WM
Georgia (Brooks County), Quitman — Our Confederate Dead
Our Confederate Dead Erected By The Ladies Memorial Association 1878 ( back ) Brothers Rest In Peace. — Map (db m102344) WM
Georgia (Brooks County), Quitman — Quitman Veterans Memorial
To Those Who Gave Much. To Those Who Gave All Quitman and Brooks County Dedicates This Memorial November 11, 1921 Erected by Quitman Chapter United Daughters of The Confederacy 1st Lt. Wilbur Oglesby Privates Arthur Culpepper · . . . — Map (db m102345) WM
Idaho (Bingham County), Blackfoot — 436 — Big Butte
Big Butte Towering 2500 feet high, two over lapping rock domes form a 300,000 year-old butte that dominates this lava plain. After a hot flow of molten rhyolite (acidic rock) boiled up through older lava, a second rhyolite dome pushed up a . . . — Map (db m103820) HM
Idaho (Bingham County), Blackfoot — 428 — Three Buttes
Three Buttes Rising above this level plain of lava flows and windblown soils these high landmarks are recent additions to Idaho’s landscape. East Butte (farthest east) flowed up and cooled quickly about 600,000 years ago, while Big Southern . . . — Map (db m103818) HM
Idaho (Butte County), Arco — Arco Veterans Memorial
A Memorial To Those Whose Lives Were Lost In Defense Of Freedom, By Acts Of War Or Terrorism; And A Tribute To The Heroic Actions Of All Patriotic Americans — Map (db m103591) WM
Idaho (Butte County), Arco — EBR-I
EBR-I World’s first Nuclear Power plant — Map (db m103900) HM
Idaho (Butte County), Arco — Hawkbill Base
The United States Submarine Force Has lost 65 submarines and more Than 4,027 crewmembers are still on Final patrol since submarines became Part of the Naval Service in 1900 It Is Well That They Should Be Remembered 1915 - USS F-4 . . . — Map (db m103593) WM
Idaho (Butte County), Arco — Mk 14 Torpedo
Mk 14 Torpedo Statistics Length: 20.5 feet Diameter: 21 inches Weight: 3300 pounds Range: 5500 to 9000 yards Propulsion: Steam Turbine History The Mark 14 torpedo was introduced into the navy in 1929. The warhead contained 507 pounds . . . — Map (db m103596) WM
Idaho (Butte County), Arco — USS Hawkbill (SSN-666)
USS Hawkbill (SSN-666) Class: (Sturgeon Variant) Sturgeon Built At: Mare Island Naval Shipyard Keel Laid: 12 September 1966 Launched: 2 April 1969 Christening: Mrs. Bernard F. Roeder Commissioned: 4 February 1971 First Commanding . . . — Map (db m103649) WM
Idaho (Butte County), Arco — USS S-27
USS S-27 USS S-27 (SS-132) was one of 52 United States Submarines Lost In World War ll S-27 was commissioned on 22 January, 1924 under command of Lt. Herbert Jukes S-27 was lost in the early morning hours of 19 June, 1942 When she ran . . . — Map (db m103595) WM
Idaho (Butte County), Howe — 227 — John Day’s River
John Day’s River Fur traders named this stream for John Day, a pioneer trapper who died in the valley north of here, Feb. 16, 1820 John Day had started west with John Jacob Astor’s Pacific Fur Company that discovered Snake River . . . — Map (db m103827) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — Alternating Current Electrification1886 — IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and Computing
On 20 March 1886 William Stanley provided alternating current electrification to offices and stores on Main Street in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. He thus demonstrated the first practical system for providing electrical illumination using . . . — Map (db m58988) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — First Court House of Berkshire County
Near this spot stood the first court house of Berkshire County erected 1764. Here August 16, 1774 occurred the first open resistance to British rule in America — Map (db m58957) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — Great Barrington Civil War Memorial
A Tribute Of honor and Gratitude To Her Citizens Who Fought For Liberty and Union 1861. – 1865. Erected by the Town of Great Barrington. 1876. — Map (db m58955) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — Great Barrington World War I Monument
Erected November 11th 1936 By the School Children Of Great Barrington and Housatonic In Honor of the 359 Men and Women Who Served Their Country In the World War. Abel, Harrison G. • Ackerman, Arthur P. • Adams, Ernest W. • Alcott, Bruce . . . — Map (db m58960) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — Memorial Street Light
Memorial Street Light erected by Massachusetts Electric Company June 28, 1986 in recognition of William Stanley and his contributions to the Electric Utility Industry — Map (db m58987) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — The Mahaiwe Theater
The Mahaiwe Theater has been placed on the National Register Of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior Built 1905 — Map (db m58958) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — William Stanley
William Stanley 1858     1916 Inventor His genius made Great Barrington the first community to be lighted by alternating current in March 1886. Monument erected by the Rotary Club of Great Barrington on its fiftieth anniversary. May 18th . . . — Map (db m58972) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — You Stand Free Because They Served
You Stand Free Because They Served In everlasting memory and tribute to the men and women of Great Barrington who, in defense of their country and the human rights of mankind, served with honor and distinction in the armed forces of the United . . . — Map (db m58896) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — Adams Overlook: A Town Tied to the MountainMount Greylock State Reservation
Adams Overlook: A Town Tied to the Mountain Mount Greylock State Reservation Adams Overlook faces east, looking over the town of Adams to the Hoosac Range, a branch of the Berkshire Mountains. Named after Revolutionary War hero John . . . — Map (db m85154) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — Bascom LodgeJohn Bascom
John Bascom (1827 – 1911) Rest for the Weary Bascom Lodge has welcomed hikers, skiers, and sunrise-seekers since its completion in 1938. Designed by Pittsfield architect Joseph McArthur Vance, the lodge was built by Civilian Conservation . . . — Map (db m85036) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — Jonathan Smith
In Memory Of Jonathan Smith A plain farmer of Lanesborough who by a speech full of good sense and good feeling carried the Massachusetts Convention September 1787 – February 1788 by a vote of 187 to 168 in favor of ratifying the Federal . . . — Map (db m85175) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — Lanesborough Remembers
Lanesborough Remembers 1917   World War   1918 James R Adams • * Clarence G Bailey • Redfern Bailey • Joseph C Barnes • Louis D Barnes • Albert Beauvais • Albert E Bennett • Lochiel S Cameron • Robert Carlon • Edward Clairmont • Grover W Cross • . . . — Map (db m85176) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — Mount Greylock, Elevation 3,491 Feet
Mount Greylock, Elevation 3,491 Feet Six hundred million years ago, this area was under a warm shallow ocean. As the underlying tectonic plates shifted, their continents collided, pushing the land upward into a great range of mountains. The . . . — Map (db m85054) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — One Hundred Years
One Hundred Years On June 20, 1898, a plot of 400 acres around the summit of Mount Greylock was established as the first State Reservation wilderness park, to be enjoyed and preserved by the people of Massachusetts. Those 400 acres were only the . . . — Map (db m85118) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough
This Tablet On the Original Steps of Marble from Lanesborough Quarries Marks the Site of The First and Second Meeting Houses of the First Church of Christ in Lanesborough Organized March 28, 1764. “I have reared me a monument . . . — Map (db m85177) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — The Mount Greylock SummitMount Greylock State Reservation
The Mount Greylock Summit Historic District Has Been Placed on the National Register Of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior 1998 — Map (db m85174) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — The Rockwell Road To Greylock
1907 The Rockwell Road To Greylock Built in 1906-7 by the county commissioners of Berkshire. Named for Francis W. Rockwell of Pittsfield, one of the original Greylock commissioners appointed in 1898 by Governor Roger Wolcott, and chairman from . . . — Map (db m85030) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — The Summit: A Peak ExperienceMount Greylock State Reservation
The Summit: A Peak Experience Mount Greylock State Reservation In millennia past, native peoples may have used the summit as a place of pilgrimage but left the peak in its wild, natural state. Farmers cleared the top of the mountain in the . . . — Map (db m85045) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — The Summit: An Island Above the CloudsMount Greylock State Reservation
The Summit: An Island Above the Clouds Mount Greylock State Reservation Welcome to the peak of Mount Greylock, the highest point in Massachusetts and the focal point of the state’s first wilderness park. Greylock summit is an unusual . . . — Map (db m85120) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — Veterans War Memorial Tower
Erected By Massachusetts In Grateful Recognition Of The Loyalty And Sacrifice Of Her Sons And Daughters In War They Were Faithful Even Unto Death — Map (db m85117) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — War Memorial Tower
War Memorial Tower The War Memorial Tower is Massachusetts’ official commemoration of its war dead. Dedicated in 1933, it is made from slabs of Quincy granite that weigh as much as 8 tons; the evocative epigrams are from First World War-era . . . — Map (db m85119) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — Welcome to Mount Greylock State Reservation
Welcome to Mount Greylock State Reservation, a flagship Massachusetts State Park managed by the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR). DCR is committed to enhancing the vital connection between people and the environment fot the . . . — Map (db m86559) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lee — James Burt Veterans Memorial Park
James Burt Veterans Memorial Park In Memory of Those from Lee Who Died During War For Their Country World War I 1917 – 1918 James R. Bossidy • John T. Carty • Thomas M. Crerar • Russell R. Griffin • Thomas J. Fanning • Harry F. . . . — Map (db m85004) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lee — Lee First Town Meeting
On this site, in the log house of Peter Wilcox, was held the first town meeting – Dec. 26, 1777. The following men were elected to office. “Moderator – William Ingersoll Clerk – Prince West. These two, and Oliver . . . — Map (db m86710) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lee — Lee World War I Memorial
To The Men Of Lee Who Gave All In The War For World Wide Liberty John R. Carty • Harry F. Cross • James R. Bossidy • Thomas M. Crerar • Harold M. Parker • Thomas J. Fanning • Russell R. Griffin • Charles T. Noonan • Milton D. Parker • Ivan A. . . . — Map (db m86707) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Otis — First Congregational ChurchOtis, Massachusetts
First Congregational Church Church Organized 1779 Building Dedicated 1815 — Map (db m85002) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Otis — Gen. Henry Knox Trail
Through this place passed General Henry Knox in the winter of 1775 – 1776 to deliver to General George Washington at Cambridge the train of artillery from Fort Ticonderoga used to force the British Army to evacuate Boston. . . . — Map (db m97510) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Otis — Otis Veterans Monument
In Honor Of The Men And Women Of Otis Who Served Their Country In World War II Silas Budner • Howard J. Pollman • William S. Crittendon • Louis M. Bittman • Robert L. Soule, Jr. • Maxwell Pyenson • Nelson C. Tacy • Reginald J. Harrington • . . . — Map (db m84974) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Berkshire County Vietnam War Memorial
1961 - 1975 Dedicated to the men and women from Berkshire County who served their country during the Vietnam war and in memory of those who gave their lives. “To those who died honor and eternal rest, to those still in bondage . . . — Map (db m85396) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Elkanah Watson
Erected To the Memory Of Elkanah Watson Nationally known as the father of the agricultural fair he was founder and first president of the Berkshire Agricultural Society. Near the old elm in this park 1807 its original exhibition was conducted . . . — Map (db m85395) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — First Agricultural Fair
Site of The First Agricultural Fair In America 1810 and The Pittsfield Elm 1524 - 1864 — Map (db m85397) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Francis Joseph Quirico Court Complex
The Honorable Francis Joseph Quirico Court Complex Francis Joseph Quirico Feb. 18, 1911 Captain, United States Army Appointed To The Massachusetts Superior Court, July 11, 1956 The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Oct. 29, 1969 . . . — Map (db m85253) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Henry Shaw Briggs
Henry Shaw Briggs A Leader of Brave Men Born in Lanesboro August 1, 1824 Son of Governor George Nixon Briggs Graduated Williams College 1844 Harvard Law School 1848 Captain of Pittsfield Guards 1855 Captain of Allen Guards 1861 . . . — Map (db m85252) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Mr. and Mrs. John Chandler Williams
Erected To The Memory Of Mr. and Mrs. John Chandler Williams Who Made Possible This Park Mr. Williams Gave The Land Mrs. Williams Once Saved The Old Elm From Destruction 1790 — Map (db m85394) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — On This Spot
On This Spot There Was 1814 – 1826 A United States Cantonment Later There Stood Here The Berkshire Gymnasium In 1841 The Young Ladies Institute Was Established By The Rev. W. H. Tyler In 1851 The Second Meeting House . . . — Map (db m85211) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Peace Party House
Peace Party House Built by Col. James Easton in 1776 on the site in front of the court house Home of John Chandler Williams in 1782 and moved to its present location in 1869 Here in November, 1783 a brilliant party and a notable feast were given . . . — Map (db m85250) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Pittsfield Elm Tree
Site of Historic Elm Tree of Pittsfield Sundial First Given by D.A.R. Peace Party Chapter 1903 Restored by P.H.S. Student Historians 1992 — Map (db m85212) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Pittsfield Soldiers Monument
For The Dead A Tribute For The Living A Memory For Posterity An Emblem Of Loyalty To The Flag Of Their Country (east face) With Grateful Recognition Of The Services Of All Her Sons Who Upheld The Honor And Integrity Of Our . . . — Map (db m85146) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Pittsfield Veterans Memorial
1917   1918 A Tribute To The Loyalty And Sacrifices Of Her Sons And Daughters Who Gloriously Defended The Liberties Won By Their Fathers Erected By The City Of Pittsfield 1926 (round plaque) Pittsfield Veterans Memorial Fidelis . . . — Map (db m85507) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Roman Walter Sadlowski
Roman Walter Sadlowski United States Navy Born June 15, 1920 Died Dec. 7, 1941 Who gave his life at Pearl Harbor in defense of his country. His example will always remain as an inspiration of faithful performance of duty. . . . — Map (db m85508) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Sergeant Edward J. Burns
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Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Sgt. Glenn R. Allison
This Tree Was Planted In Honor Of Sgt. Glenn R. Allison Died December 18, 2003 In Baghdad, Iraq Dedicated on April 30, 2004 — Map (db m85511) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Splitter
Splitter James D’Aniello, Steel Baseball, America’s National Pastime, was played near this site in 1791. Documented on September 5, 1791, in a Pittsfield town bylaw banning baseball within 80 yards of the Meetinghouse windows. Acknowledged in the . . . — Map (db m85213) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — The First Inter-Collegiate Baseball Game
The First Inter-Collegiate Baseball Game In America Was Played On This Site Between Williams and Amherst Colleges Under the Sponsorship of the Pittsfield Baseball Club The Three and One Half Hour Contest Was Won By Amherst, 73 to 32 . . . — Map (db m85178) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Veteran of the Year
Veteran of the Year 2001 – Theodore J. Handler • 2002 – Mario Cassinelli • 2003 – Rudy Dassat • 2004 – Robert Shindler • 2005 – Thomas Landry • 2006 – James E. Callahan • 2007 – Lawrence E. Caprari • 2008 . . . — Map (db m85510) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sandisfield — New Boston
New Boston Settled 1751 Founded along the Farmington River by the Dantel Brown family of Boston. Smiths, Demings, Hawley and sears were also early farming settlers. The Browns established the New Boston Inn a store and mills. The village was . . . — Map (db m97508) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sandisfield — The New Boston Inn
This Property Has Been Placed On The National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The Interior — Map (db m97509) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — American Legion Post 340 Veterans Memorial
In Memory Of Those Who Served — Map (db m58893) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — Barnard Park
Barnard Park Given to Sheffield in 1937 for a Public Park by John Hall Barnard In Memory Of Gen. J.G. Barnard and Dr. F.A.P. Barnard Former President of Columbia University — Map (db m58804) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — Cast Steel Bell
Cast Steel Bell Sheffield, England, 1860 Made by the Naylor Vickers & Co. foundry using E. Riepe’s patent. This bell hung in the steeple of the Methodist Church on Main Street, Sheffield, MA (now a private home). Donated by Tom and Cynthia Dixon . . . — Map (db m58802) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — Here Stood the Big Elm
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Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — Off-World Incident
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Thomas E. Reed On behalf of the citizens of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, I am pleased to confer upon you this Governor's Citation in recognition of the off-world incident on September 1st, 1969, which . . . — Map (db m127132) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — Old Parish Church Clock
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Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — Sheffield World War I Monument
In Memory Of The Citizens of Sheffield Who So Loyally Served In the World War 1917 - 1918 — Map (db m58805) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — Sheffield World War II Monument
In Memory Of The Citizens of Sheffield Who So Loyally Served In the World War 1941 - 1945 — Map (db m58891) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Sheffield — World War II Memorial Trees
These Trees Have Been Dedicated to the Memory of Our Men of the Town of Sheffield, Who Gave Their Lives in World War II Lieut Herbert W. Small • A/C Paul C. Hogan • Sgt. Robert A. Goeway Jr. • Milton C. McGarry S 2/C • Cpl. William H. . . . — Map (db m58890) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — A Day In The LifeNorman Rockwell’s Stockbridge Studio
A Day In The Life: Norman Rockwell’s Stockbridge Studio In 1957 Norman Rockwell purchased a home on South Street, near the center of Stockbridge, Massachusetts. The property’s backyard included a dilapidated carriage barn, which he converted . . . — Map (db m59140) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — Linwood House
Linwood House Charles Butler, a prestigious New York attorney, built Linwood House in 1859. This graceful summer ‘cottage’ was constructed for his family and named for the home in a book titled The Linwoods, by Catherine Sedgwick, a . . . — Map (db m59145) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — Norman Rockwell’s Studio
Norman Rockwell’s Studio Norman Rockwell wanted his studio to be preserved for museum visitors to learn about his working process. In 1976, he placed his studio and all of its furnishings and equipment in trust to The Norman Rockwell Museum at . . . — Map (db m59138) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — Stockbridge Chime Tower
This Memorial Tower marks the spot where stood the Little Church in the wilderness in which John Sergeant preached to the Stockbridge Indians in 1739. — Map (db m59227) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — Stockbridge Civil War Monument
[ south side ] To Her Sons Beloved and Honored Who Died for Their Country In the Great War Of the Rebellion Stockbridge In Grateful Remembrance Has Raised This Monument A.D. 1866 [ north side ] To Bravery . . . — Map (db m59225) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — Stockbridge Korean War Monument
Korean War • Donald Carr • Richard J. Clemens • John J. Davis • Elton A. Drummond, Jr. • Robert W. Dunne • George E. Emerson, Jr. • Julian F. Gleize • L. John Green • David L. Gunn, Jr. • Robert A. Hall • Bruce L. Decker • Donald H. Haywood • . . . — Map (db m59232) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — Stockbridge Vietnam War Monument
Vietnam War Peter A. Acly • Donald A. Beebe, Jr. • Bruce J. Brazee • Dighton M. Brazee, III • Gary A. Brazee • Robert J. Brazee • George Brazie • Charles T. Bryden • Barry B. Bunnell • Michael Burow • Paul V. Campbell • Bruce S. Campetti • Donald . . . — Map (db m59326) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — Stockbridge World War I Monument
1917     1918 Franklin S. Adams • Klaas Akerboom • Albert B. Ames • Edward E. Backus • Nesbit H. Bangs • Louis D. Barnes • James W. Barry • Karl F. Bechtel • William H. Belden • Charles A. Bidwell • Edward W. Bligh • Harold H. Bolton • Edward W. . . . — Map (db m59231) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Stockbridge — Stockbridge World War II Monument
[ left tablet ] World War II Charles H. Acton • Rachel T. Adams • Robert E. Adams • George J. Anderson • * Warren Anderson • William J. Anthony • Richard Atherton • John Bergen • Bolton Bangs • Nesbitt H. Bangs, Jr. • William L. Bangs • . . . — Map (db m59324) HM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Longport — Longport Veterans Monument
August 30, 2003 Longport American Legion Post 469 Dedicates this Monument in honor of U.S. Armed Forces, past, present, and future, in recognition of sacrifices made for our Nation by Military Members and Families. We are eternally grateful. . . . — Map (db m108866) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Margate City — Capenter WalkwayLucy the Elephant
Carpenter Walkway Welcome to Lucy the Elephant, one of our country's national historic landmarks and America's oldest roadside attraction. This is the Carpenter Walkway, dedicated to Sylvia and Edwin Carpenter co-founders of the Save Lucy . . . — Map (db m108865) HM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Margate City — Margate City Post 397 Veterans Memorial
In Memory Of Lt. David Rogers World War II 101st Airborne Division In Memory Of Mortimer Lewis, 3rd World War II Margate American Legion Post 397 In Memory Of Francis P. Boyle World War II Margate American Legion Post 397 . . . — Map (db m108797) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Margate City — Margate City World War I Monument
Honor Roll Erected As An Everlasting Tribute By The Citizens Of Margate City To Those Who Answered Their Country’s Call Theodore J. Haring★ Killed in Action · Harry McClain Wounded · Ollie Hackney · Leon . . . — Map (db m108794) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Margate City — Margate City World War II Memorial
In Memory Of Our Beloved Son Lt. Arthur D. Wilson, Jr. Pilot A.A.F. And His Boyhood Friends And Comrades In Arms Of This City Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In World War II Howard T. Shepherd · Francis P. Boyle · Francis X. Crowe · . . . — Map (db m108795) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Somers Point — Richard Somers Memorial Building
Master Comandant, U.S.N. Richard Somers Memorial Building Dedicated Sept. 4, 1976 In His Honor Naval Hero Battle of Tripoli Sept. 15, 1778 — Sept. 4, 1804 — Map (db m108913) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Somers Point — Somers Point Bapist Church
Somers Point Bapist Church 1886 Shore Road Historic District Has Been Recognized As Historically Significant By The City of Somers Point, New Jersey — Map (db m108914) HM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Somers Point — Somers Point City Hall
Somers Point City Hall 1906 Shore Road Historic District Has Been Recognized As Historically Significant By The City Of Somers Point, New Jersey — Map (db m108948) HM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Somers Point — Somers Point World War I Memorial
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New Jersey (Atlantic County), Somers Point — Somers Point World War I Monument
In Honor Of Those Who Served Their Country In The World War Roy Black · Chris Spitz · Raymond Fox · Madison Fox · Fred H. Manley · Forrest Conove · Oscar Doughty · Harrison Cramer · Albert Cramer · Charles H. Collins · William H. . . . — Map (db m108945) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Somers Point — Somers Point World War II Memorial
To Our Hero Dead in World War II 1941     1945 The City of Somers Point Pays Homage to The Memory Of These Valiants Who Gave The Last Full Measure of Devotion to Their Country James N. Chenoweth · H. Pual Clark · Edmond L. Eliason, Jr. · . . . — Map (db m108947) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Ventnor City — Ventnor City POW-MIA Monument
POW ★ MIA You Are Not Forgotten Dedicated Sept. 20, 2002 V.F.W. Post 3361 Ventnor, N.J. — Map (db m108727) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Ventnor City — Ventnor City Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial In Honor And Memory Of All Men And Women Of All Wars And Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice WWI   WWII   Korea   Vietnam   Persian Gulf ( bronze plaque ) A Tribute By The Citizens Of Ventnor City To Forever . . . — Map (db m108725) WM
New Jersey (Atlantic County), Ventnor City — Ventnor City World War I Monument
Erected In Honor Of The Boys From Ventnor City Who Served In The World War This Memorial Was Made Possible Through The Efforts Of Navajo Tribe No. 275 I.O.R.M. And Citizens Of This City Committee James C. Scull · . . . — Map (db m108721) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Alpine — Rionda’s Tower
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New Jersey (Bergen County), Edgewater — Edgewater Veterans Memorial
For Whom The Bell Tolls This Bell is Dedicated to All Veterans of Edgewater Who Served Their Country Honorably in Time Of War & Peace 1983 — Map (db m38961) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Edgewater — Edgewater Vietnam Veterans Monument
Lest We Forget This Memorial Is Dedicated To The Residents Of The Borough Of Edgewater Who Served In Defense Of Our Country During The Period Of The Southeast Asian Conflict May 28, 1973 In Memory Of Edward . . . — Map (db m38962) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Edgewater — Edgewater World War I Monument
* Farrell J.P. • * Murphy M. • * Regan W. • * Weir G.H. • Zaikowski A. • Allen Jack • Adams H. • Aarons S.M. • Burns Leroy • Bernhardt W. • Buckley Leo • Bobat S. • Baker Wm. • Berton G. • Burns B. • Blaustein M. • Blaustein H. • Bilanti A. • . . . — Map (db m38964) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Edgewater — Edgewater World War II Memorial
In Memory of the Men Of Edgewater, N.J. Who Gave Their Lives For Their Country In World War II Paul O. Allen • William E. Barber • William J. Conway • John J. Delaney • John F. Eager • Robert M. English • Benjamin L. Godleski • Alonza H. . . . — Map (db m38960) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Edgewater — Tsunesaburo Makiguchi
Dedicated to Tsunesaburo Makiguchi Visionary teacher and child advocate. He founded the Soka Gakkai in 1930 to promote humanistic education education based on Buddhist principles. He was arrested for opposing the Japanese military . . . — Map (db m38963) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Edgewater — Vriessendael
"Vriessendael" 1640 Colony of David DeVries The first known colony in present Bergen County was founded in 1640 by David Pietersz DeVries, a Dutch explorer, sea captain and patroon. Then part of New Netherland, the plantation included the . . . — Map (db m38959) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Emerson — Emerson Veterans Monument
Let Us Hold in Honored Memory Those Who Served Their Country In the Great War 1914 -1918 [Column A:] Reginald S. Aberle • Frank Aurricchio • Anthony Bamond • Frederick Block • Dominick Brescia • Anthony Decker • Frank Decker • Charles . . . — Map (db m22165) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Glen Rock — Glen Rock
Glen Rock Pamachapura, or "Stone From Heaven", supposed Indian council site. Town of Glen Rock took its name from it in 1894. — Map (db m32418) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Glen Rock — Glen Rock Honor Roll
World War 1914 - 1918 Glen Rock Honor Roll They Fought The Good Fight. They Finished The Course. They Kept The Faith * Peter W. Ebbert • * Frederick Jensen • * Mortimer Kerr • * Jacob E. Phillips • * Frank Squires • John Ackerman • Roland . . . — Map (db m32419) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Glen Rock — Glen Rock Honored Heroes
For God And Country Glen Rock Honored Heroes World War II   Korean War Vietnam War 1941   World War II   1945 William P. Abbott • Hubert Banks • James G. Barklie • Richard J. Boonstra • William R. Francis • Charles J. Haeberle • Robert . . . — Map (db m32416) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Hillsdale — Capt. John H. Banta Homestead
Built about 1796 by John H. Banta on a tract bought in 1755 where he had an earlier house. Banta was a carpenter and farmer who enlarged his homestead to 395 acres. At the time of the French and Indian War he served as a captain in the Bergen . . . — Map (db m22251) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Hillsdale — Henry J. Werner
In memory of Henry J. Werner Jan. 24, 1863       Jan. 12, 1939 Chief Hillsdale Fire Department First President N.J. & N.Y. Volunteer Firemens Assn. 1914 – 1947 First Mayor Borough of Hillsdale Nov. 12, 1923       Dec 31, 1925 In . . . — Map (db m22213) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Hillsdale — Hillsdale Fire Department Monument
Dedicated to the Memory of Our Departed Members Hillsdale Fire Department 1977 "Honor Roll" marker: In Memorium O.S. Trall 1924 • H.H. Herring 1927 • G.W. Saul 1927 • J.H. Westphal 1928 • A.H. Storms 1929 • C. Potter 1932 • T.C. . . . — Map (db m22212) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Hillsdale — Hillsdale Police Booth
Hillsdale Police Booth Built in 1925 by John Henry Olley It is Revered as the Symbol of HillsdaleMap (db m22214) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Hillsdale — Hillsdale Veterans Monument
Hillsdale Honor Roll In Time of Need These Men Pledged Their Lives Their Fortunes and Their Sacred Honor 1914 World War 1919 Ackerman, E. Lodewick • Ackerman, Garrett J. • Albertson, Edwin • Albertson, John • Bachman, Herman • Bachman, . . . — Map (db m22195) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ho-Ho-Kus — Theodosia Bartow PrevostWomen’s Heritage Trail
The Hermitage was home to Theodosia Bartow Prevost during the Revolutionary War, when she was married to British officer James Marcus Prevost. During the war, Theodosia was left to run the farm in the middle of a heavily contested area, and . . . — Map (db m84827) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Montvale — Montvale Veterans Monument
Borough Of Montvale Dedicated To The Memory Of Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice And In Honor Of All Who Served Their Country In Time Of Need Valor   Honor Robert T. Bates • Anthony Della Bella • David W. Brooks • Kevin R. . . . — Map (db m33705) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Montvale — 27 — The Octagon House
An example of the "Gravel Wall and Octagon Mode of Building" popularized by Orso S. Fowler in the 1850's, noted for its use of building material, plan of rooms and adaptability to light and ventilation. Built 1855-60 by John Blauvelt, Jr.,an . . . — Map (db m33647) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Oradell — Hagler’s Diner
Hagler's Diner 1928-2015 At this site stood Oradell's first diner, a legendary local hangout for working men and women that was owned and operated by the Hagler Family for approximately 85 years. Erected in 1928, the diner was a brick . . . — Map (db m108274) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Oradell — Oradell
Home of Commander Walter M. Schirra, Jr., USN, the first Jerseyman to orbit the Earth, Oct 3, 1962. — Map (db m18775) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Oradell — Oradell Veterans Memorial
1969 In Honored Memory of the Men and Women of Oradell Who by their Devotion to Peace and Freedom for All Mankind Gave Their Lives In the Service of Their Country. World War II Hugh D. Black • Thomas H. Cordes • Paul A. DeMarrais • . . . — Map (db m22163) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Oradell — Oradell World War II Memorial
1941 - 1945 In Honor of the Men and Women Of Oradell Who Served in World War II And Dedicated in the Memory of Those Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice Hugh D. Black • Thomas H. Cordes • Paul A. DeMarrais • Henry W. Genther • W. Everett . . . — Map (db m22164) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Paramus — George Washington Kneeling in Prayer
George Washington Kneeling in Prayer by Donald DeLue Erected in Commemoration of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the George Washington Memorial Park Cemetery Association 1939 - 1989 — Map (db m32427) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Paramus — In Honor Of Our Heroic Citizens
This Tablet Erected In Honor Of Our Heroic Citizens Who Have Given Their Lives For This Country — Map (db m33828) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Paramus — 32 — Paramus
The Indian name given this community by its Dutch settlers means “fields of wild turkeys”. A fertile farming area, Paramus was familiar ground to both the British and American armies during the Revolution. Formerly a part of Midland . . . — Map (db m16968) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Paramus — Paramus Veterans Memorial
In Grateful Tribute The Citizens Of Paramus Honor The Defenders Of Our Country During All Wars For God And Country World War I Daniel Youmans World War II Cornelius Blokand • Jacob J. Cleenput • Garret T. Cooper, Jr. • L. . . . — Map (db m33829) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Paramus — Paramus Veterans Monument
[ back ] With Great Honor And Respect We Proudly Salute Thos Who Served In Our Nations Armed Forces [ front ] Dedicated By American Legion Auxiliary Dept. Of New Jersey Amy Flaherty State President Vietnam . . . — Map (db m34238) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Paramus — 37 — Terhune-Gardner House
Pre-Revolutionary homestead of David Terhune (1713-1792), weaver and patriot official who served as Freeholder from New Barbadoes Township 1779 to 1785; and of his son, John D. Terhune, a Freeholder in 1787. Farm raided by British four times during . . . — Map (db m18995) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Park Ridge — Site of Old Block House
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New Jersey (Bergen County), Ramsey — Old Stone House
Dutch Colonial farmhouse built in the early 1700s. Both carved date of 1747 found on an old barn beam and the rubble stone construction of the house place it in this early period. Minutes of the East New Jersey Board of Proprietors and existing . . . — Map (db m24681) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ridgewood — Abraham Godwin
Brigadier General Abraham Godwin Soldier, Statesman, artist, poet, engraver, musician and gracious host. Born July 16, 1763. His career began at the age of thirteen when his brother, David, aged eleven, he left home at Totowa to join Captain . . . — Map (db m22133) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ridgewood — 107 — Archibald – Vroom House
Built about 1789 by John M. Archibald on a 26 acre farm. Later owned by Peter J. Hopper who started a small store in the 1830’s, the first on the avenue. Victorian improvements were made in the 1880’s. William L. Vroom, a noted physician, purchased . . . — Map (db m22129) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ridgewood — Beech Street School
This building, constructed in 1894, housed all the school children of Ridgewood and vicinity. A petition by the mothers of the village altered the design from wood to brick and stone. One of New Jersey’s first kindergartens was housed here. The . . . — Map (db m16494) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ridgewood — 45 — Historic Glen Avenue
This colonial road, traditionally an Indian Trail, was a key route to Peremus Church during the American Revolution. Former names of this road mark eras in America’s history – Franklin Turnpike, for the Tory governor Wm. Franklin; Harrison . . . — Map (db m18688) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ridgewood — Ridgewood 9-11 Memorial
In Memory of the Ridgewood Residents who perished in the World Trade Center terrorist attack September 11, 2001 Richard M. Blood, Jr. • Michael T. Carroll, FDNY • Daniel f. McGinley, Jr. • James D. Munhall • Charlie Murphy • Steven B. . . . — Map (db m22130) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ridgewood — Ridgewood Station
Ridgewood Station Date: 1916 W. W. Drinker and Frank A. Howard, Engineers Ridgewood Station is a fine, and possibly unique (for New Jersey) example of the Mission Revival style, first popularized in California during the 1890's. Distinctive . . . — Map (db m108051) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ridgewood — Ridgewood Veterans Memorial
In Token of Veneration To the Sons of Ridgewood Who Died in the World War. This Memorial Is Dedicated A.D. MCMXXIV — Map (db m22132) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Saddle River — Saddle River 9 – 11 Memorial
September 11, 2001 remembered Though nothing can bring back the splendour in the grass, of glory in the flower, we will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behindWilliam Wordsworth In honour of the lives of these . . . — Map (db m22257) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Saddle River — Saddle River Veterans Monument
Dedicated to The Men and Women of Saddle River Who Served in the Wars Of Their Country World War I Barney Early • Eugene Fuchs • Percy Jackson • Jacob Kaan • William Lemon • Fortunato Magro • Horace T. Markley • Charles E. Ratzmann • . . . — Map (db m22256) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Westwood — Sgt. Ralph W. Lester
Sgt. Ralph W. Lester (Service No. 1,206,304) 106th U.S. Infantry Co. 27th Infantry Division – 4th Army Promoted to 2nd Lt. – September 25, 1918 Missing in Action September 27, 1918 Ralph W. Lester, son of Mr. & Mrs. Waldo . . . — Map (db m22014) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Westwood — Westwood Fire Department Memorial
Dedicated in Loving Memory of Ex-Chief John Loennecker Through his vision and leadership, this park, dedicated to the deceased members of our department, was founded. Only John’s love for the volunteer fire service can compare with the beauty . . . — Map (db m22177) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Westwood — Westwood Veterans Monument
Dedicated to The Noble Deeds Of Westwood’s Men and Women Who served in The Armed Forces Of Our Country — Map (db m22079) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Westwood — Westwood World War I MonumentHonor Roll — 1917 1918
To commemorate Westwood’s devotion to the ideals of democracy during the World War American Expeditionary Force Albert Beckman, Jr. • C. Searing Bennit • Warren Blake • Hilton E. Glinch • Rev J. Earl Custer • Frank C. Demarest • Oscar . . . — Map (db m22011) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Woodcliff Lake — 119 — Wortendyke Homestead
Frederick Wortendyke IV built this house between 1812 – 1825 to replace an older home near-by. It stands on land purchased in 1775 by his grandfather Frederick Jr. of Park Ridge. The family operated a general store on the opposite side of . . . — Map (db m22252) HM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — Chaves County Court House
Chaves County Courthouse has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior 1985 — Map (db m102803) HM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — Chaves County Gulf War Monument
Dedicated to The Men and Women of Chaves County, New Mexico Who Served Their Country During the Persian Gulf War 1990 — 1991 by Roswell Cares Support Group — Map (db m102806) WM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — Chaves County Veterans Memorial
In Remembrance of The Veterans of All Wars and Military Actions Who Made The Supreme Sacri Fice With Grateful Appreciation from The Citizens of Chavez County Nov. 11, 1983 — Map (db m102807) WM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — Chaves County Veterans War Memorial
Memorial Wall Dedicated To All Citizens Of Chaves County Who Served And Died Defending Our Freedom ( engraved on the stone wall ) World War I Pvt. Alter, Cecil W. · Baker, Ray A. · Bozarth, Lewis Hath · Pvt. Bradley, Floyd L. · Pvt. . . . — Map (db m102802) WM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — Humble Beginnings
Roswell’s first building was erected near this spot. Built by James Patterson, the 15 by 15 foot trading post was a rest stop along the Goodnight Loving Cattle Trail. The trading post was later acquired by Van C. Smith who, around 1870, added onto . . . — Map (db m102893) HM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — N.M. 200th Coast Artillery AA Regt.
In Memoriam N.M. 200th Coast Artillery AA Regt. 8 Dec.1941 – First Into Battle W.W.II 15 Aug. 1945 – Liberated From Death Camps “Let Us Not Forget Their Faith In God and Country” Donated by V.F.W. Post 2575 . . . — Map (db m102804) WM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — New Mexico Navy Veterans Monument
Dedicated February 24, 1968 To the Men and Women Of New Mexico Who Serve With The United States Navy — Map (db m102808) WM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — Roswell’s First General Store and Post Office
Roswell’s first general store and post office stood near this spot. The building was constructed by Van C. Smith in 1870 and hosted a somewhat famous postmaster, Ash Upton, who was a political player in the Lincoln County War and the ghost writer . . . — Map (db m102896) HM
South Carolina (Charleston County), Mount Pleasant — Helicopter Attack Squadron (Light) Three Memorial
In memory of these pilots and door gunners of Helicopter Attack Squadron (Light) Three known as Seawolves, volunteers all. They gave their lives in honorable service to their country and in defense of freedom during the Vietnam War. These . . . — Map (db m100788) WM
South Carolina (Charleston County), Mount Pleasant — Patriots Point Vietnam Memorial
In Memorium To The Following Patriots From The First Congressional District Of The State of South Carolina Who Valiantly Gave Their Lives On the Battlefields of Vietnam Dedicated May 9, 1981 The American Legion Department of South Carolina . . . — Map (db m100787) WM
Vermont (Bennington County), Manchester — Lincoln’s "Hildene"Summer Home of Son of Civil War President
Eastward on the hillside can be seen the Manchester estate of Robert Todd Lincoln, eldest son of President Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd Lincoln. He became fond of Vermont, and for over twenty years made this his summer home. He died here July 25, . . . — Map (db m95552) HM
Vermont (Bennington County), Old Bennington — Battle of Bennington
The Expedition led by Lieut. Col. Baum Sent to Seize Military Stores here, was Defeated by Volunteer Amer- ican Militia Forces from New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Vermont, Commanded by General John Stark, Aided By Colonels . . . — Map (db m13649) HM

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