Riverton in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Made His Famous
1826 - 1840
Location. 41° 57.771′ N, 73° 1.076′ W. Marker is in Riverton, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 20) and School Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Located in front of the Hitchcock Chair Factory. Marker is in this post office area: Riverton CT 06065, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Riverton (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor of Lambert Hitchcock (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peoples State Forest (approx. 1.5 miles away); M110A2 Howitzer S/P (approx. 1.9 miles away); Squire's Tavern (approx. 2.9 miles away); Winsted Vietnam Monument (approx. 3.5 miles away); Winchester Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 3.5 miles away); Winsted Old Burying Ground (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Riverton.
Also see . . .
1. Lambert Hitchcock on Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 17, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. History of The Hitchcock Chair Company. (Submitted on April 17, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,116 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.