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Cheshire in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

First Church Of Cheshire

 
 
First Church Of Cheshire Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 10, 2009
1. First Church Of Cheshire Marker
Inscription.
The First Church
Of Cheshire
Congregational
Second Meeting House
On This Site
1737 --- 1826
Marker Placed
May 1991

 
Erected 1991.
 
Location. 41° 29.886′ N, 72° 54.12′ W. Marker is in Cheshire, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (Connecticut Route 10) and Wallingford Road, on the left when traveling north on South Main Street. Click for map. Located across South Main Street from Cheshire Town Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Cheshire CT 06410, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cheshire Civil War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Cheshire (a few steps from this marker); Town of Cheshire Memorial Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Cheshire World War I Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); "Stepping Stone" (within shouting distance of this marker); Cheshire Revolutionary War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Medal of Honor Plaza and “Living Classroom” (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lock 12 (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cheshire.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
The current First Congregational Church built in 1827. image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 10, 2009
2. The current First Congregational Church built in 1827.
The marker, which is flush to the ground, is to the right of the photographer.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 998 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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