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

Colombo

 
 
Colombo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
1. Colombo Marker
Inscription.
( Lower Plaque )
New London Columbus Statue Fund Committee
Italian Americans donated this statue of Christopher Columbus to the city of New London on October 12, 1928.

Italian American Civic Association

 
Location. 41° 21.025′ N, 72° 6.061′ W. Marker is in New London, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of Bank Street and Howard Street, on the left when traveling east on Bank Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New London CT 06320, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shaw Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Shaw Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); New London Whalemen (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Step to Freedom (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Do you want to be slave or free?" (approx. 0.3 miles away); United States Maritime Service Officers School (approx. 0.4 miles away); 15 Bank Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); 16 Bank Street (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New London.
 
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Second Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
2. Second Plaque
Columbus Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
3. Columbus Markers
Christopher Columbus image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
4. Christopher Columbus
Closeup of Christopher Columbus Statue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
5. Closeup of Christopher Columbus Statue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 519 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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