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

Jefferson Bridge

 
 
Jefferson Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, January 7, 2010
1. Jefferson Bridge Marker
Inscription.
Jefferson Bridge
Over Mill (Wepawaug) River
First Bridge 1802
Built During
Presidency of Thomas Jefferson
As a Part Of
Milford – New Haven Turnpike
Freelove Baldwin Stow Chapter
N S D A R
Milford, Conn. July 4, 1976

 
Erected 1976 by Freelove Baldwin Stow Chapter D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 13.529′ N, 73° 3.431′ W. Marker is in Milford, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is on River Street 0.1 miles north of West River Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located on the west wall on the bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Milford CT 06460, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Memorial to Three Milford Men (a few steps from this marker); Arctic Engine Co. No. 1 (within shouting distance of this marker); Milford Remembers (within shouting distance of this marker); Milford Town Halls (within shouting distance of this marker); Milford World War I Memorial
Jefferson Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, January 7, 2010
2. Jefferson Bridge Marker
On the bridge wall in the center
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Regicides (about 300 feet away); Home Site of Jonathan Law (about 300 feet away); Early Post Office Site (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Milford.
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
The Jefferson Bridge Over the Wepawaug River image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, January 7, 2010
3. The Jefferson Bridge Over the Wepawaug River
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 990 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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