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Bristol in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

John Christopher Mack

 
 
John Christopher Mack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 31, 2010
1. John Christopher Mack Marker
Inscription.
1929
This Tablet is to Perpetuate the Memory Of
John Christopher Mack
A public spirited citizen who truly loved Bristol
the place of his birth.
His declining years were spent in California
yet his interest in his native town never lessened.
His great love for children
found fitting expression in his will
by which a substantial sum was provided
for the development of recreational facilities
for them in the parks and playgrounds
of the city.
1852 1926

 
Erected 1929.
 
Location. 41° 40.527′ N, 72° 57.458′ W. Marker is in Bristol, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Jacob Street and Tulip Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located in Rockwell Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bristol CT 06010, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Albert F. Rockwell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Forever Honored Forever Mourned (approx. mile away); Bristol Spanish War Veterans Monument (approx. mile away); Bristol Civil War Memorial
John Christopher Mack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 31, 2010
2. John Christopher Mack Marker
(approx. mile away); Bristol (approx. 0.6 miles away); Nathan Hale (approx. 0.9 miles away); New Cambridge (now Bristol) (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dedicated To All Veterans (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bristol.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 707 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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