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

Charles E. Rowell

 
 
Charles E. Rowell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
1. Charles E. Rowell Marker
Inscription.
This Memorial
Is Erected to The
Memory Of
Charles E. Rowell
Mayor of Stamford
Jan. 1, 1911 to Dec. 31, 1913
Born May 2, 1849
Died March 29, 1914
A skilfull physician, a loyal friend,
an efficient public officer, he
served the truth as he saw it with
singular courage and devotion.
"One who never turned his back but
Marched breast forward,
Never doubted clouds would break,
Never dreamed, though right
Were worsted, wring would triumph,
Held, we fall to rise, are baffled
To fight better, sleep to wake"

 
Location. 41° 3.157′ N, 73° 32.553′ W. Marker is in Stamford, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Main Street, on the left when traveling north on Washington Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stamford CT 06901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Christopher Columbus (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edward A. Connell Heritage Park (about 600 feet away); Stamford Old Town Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Freedom Shrine
Charles E. Rowell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 30, 2010
2. Charles E. Rowell Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); The Settlement of Stamford in 1641 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Stamford Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Congregational Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stamford Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stamford.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 511 times since then and 25 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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