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Cornwall in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

This Tree

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
1. This Tree Marker
Inscription.
This tree is dedicated to the people and community spirit that helped Cornwall recover from the July 10, 1989 tornado. Town leaders at that time were:
Richard Dakin     First Selectman
Patsy Van Doren     Selectman
Steve Hedden     Selectman
Barbara Dakin     Town Clerk
Cary Hepprich     Fire Chief
Rick Washburn     Assistant Fire Chief
David Williamson     Civil Preparedness Director
Joe Matyas     Highway Foreman
July 10, 1999

 
Erected 1999.
 
Location. 41° 50.611′ N, 73° 19.846′ W. Marker is in Cornwall, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Pine Street and Bolton Hill Road, on the right when traveling south on Pine Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cornwall CT 06753, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Foreign Mission School (within shouting distance of this marker); Scion of the Charter Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); Cornwall World War I – World War II Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Cornwall Korea – Vietnam Veterans Monument
This Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
2. This Tree Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Cornwall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Francis L. Sheane Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Major General John Sedgwick (approx. 4.5 miles away); Milton F. "Mike" Dusek Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cornwall.
 
Also see . . .  1989 Northeastern United States tornado outbreak on Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 19, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Disasters
 
This Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
3. This Tree Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 492 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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