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Ridgefield in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Ensign James Benedict House

 
 
Ensign James Benedict House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 15, 2010
1. Ensign James Benedict House Marker
Inscription.
c. 1730
Ensign
James Benedict
Cobbler's Shop and Home

 
Location. 41° 16.329′ N, 73° 29.505′ W. Marker is in Ridgefield, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Rockwell Road and Perry Lane, on the left when traveling west on Rockwell Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 57 Rockwell Road, Ridgefield CT 06877, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Keeler Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); Keeler Tavern and the “Big Shop” (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ye Burying Yard (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ridgefield's Colonial Plans (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ridgefield Veterans Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Town Common and Hauley House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rev. Thomas Hawley House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Benedict Arnold's Betrayal and Lieutenant Joshua King (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ridgefield.
 
Regarding Ensign James Benedict House. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places December 4, 1998
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable Buildings
 
Ensign James Benedict House image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 15, 2010
2. Ensign James Benedict House
The marker is on the column to the left of the chairs. The National Register of Historic Places medallion is to the right of the front door.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 643 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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