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Gunwharf Quays Mercator Avenue Gerardus Mercator (1512-1595) published one of the earliest maps of the world in 1569. He lived and taught in Duisberg, Germany, one of Portsmouth's twin cities, for more than 40 years. The "Mercator Projection" is used for Ordnance Survey maps today

Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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In this house from 1861 to 1881 lived Colonel A. R. Clarke C.B., F.R.S., who determined the figure of the earth

21 Carlton Crescent, Southampton, United Kingdom
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Farnsworth Green Street Lab- In a simple laboratory on this site, 202 Green Street, Philo Taylor Farnsworth, U.S. Pioneer in Electronics, invented and patented the first operational all electronic "television system" on September 7, 1927.... [full inscription unknown]

202 Green Street, san francisco, United States
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This building housed the department of Labour 1919-1921 Countess Markievicz First Minister for Labour Dail Eireann

14 Frederick Street, Dublin, Ireland
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10 (23 н. ст.) августа 1915 года, в день 400-летия со дня кончины св. пр. Лаврентия Калужского, Лаврентьев монастрырь посетила Святая преподобномученица великая княгиня Елисавета Феодоровна 19.10.1864 - 15 (18).07.1918

Lavrentievsky monastery, Kaluga, Russia
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Dedicated to four fire fighters who lost their lives at Atherstone on Stour 2nd November 2007 John Averis, Ian Reid, Ashley Stephens, Darren Yates-Badley Love is not changed by Death

Bancroft Basin, Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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paco episcopal [full inscription unknown]

Terreiro da Sé, Porto, Portugal
#2 of the Porto World Heritage series
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cerca primitiva [full inscription unknown]

, Porto, Portugal
#7 of the Porto World Heritage series
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chafariz do anjo [full inscription unknown]

, Porto, Portugal
#67 of the Porto World Heritage series
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Sé do Porto [full inscription unknown]

Sé do Porto, Porto, Portugal
#1 of the Porto World Heritage series
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palacio dos condes de azevedas [full inscription unknown]

Rua de Saraiva de Carvalho, Porto, Portugal
#14 of the Porto World Heritage series
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ponte louis i [full inscription unknown]

, Porto, Portugal
#62 of the Porto World Heritage series
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alminhas da ponte [full inscription unknown]

, Porto, Portugal
#60 of the Porto World Heritage series
Igreja s bento vitoria (porto)

igreja e convento de sao bento da Vitoria [full inscription unknown]

, Porto, Portugal
#34 of the Porto World Heritage series
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pilares do ponte pencil [full inscription unknown]

, Porto, Portugal
#61 of the Porto World Heritage series
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estacao de sao bento [full inscription unknown]

Estação São Bento, Porto, Portugal
#23 of the Porto World Heritage series
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igreja dos congregados [full inscription unknown]

Praça da Liberdade, Porto, Portugal
#22 of the Porto World Heritage series
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praca de carlos alberto [full inscription unknown]

Praça de Carlos Alberto, Porto, Portugal
#80 of the Porto World Heritage series
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alfandega nova [full inscription unknown]

, Porto, Portugal
#44 of the Porto World Heritage series
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Torre e Palácio dos Terenas [full inscription unknown]

, Porto, Portugal
#91 of the Porto World Heritage series