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The Founders Bridge

 
 
The Founders Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
1. The Founders Bridge Marker
Inscription.
The
Founders Bridge
Commemorating the men and women
who traveled here in 1636
with the Rev. Thomas Hooker
to found the City of Hartford
This plaque placed by
The Society of the Descendants Of the Founders of Hartford
in the year 2000

 
Erected 2000 by The Society of the Descendants Of the Founders of Hartford.
 
Location. 41° 45.928′ N, 72° 40.047′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Columbus Boulevard and State Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located on the Founders Bridge Promenade. Marker is in this post office area: Hartford CT 06103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lincoln Meets Stowe (within shouting distance of this marker); William H. Mortensen (within shouting distance of this marker); William H. Mortensen Riverfront Plaza (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Recapture of the Connecticut River (about 400 feet away); Union (about 500 feet away); Bell of the U.S.S. Hartford
The Founders Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
2. The Founders Bridge Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); William H. Putnam (approx. mile away); Jonathan Trumbull (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Hartford.
 
Also see . . .
1. Founders Bridge on kurumi.com. (Submitted on February 14, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Society of the Descendants Of the Founders of Hartford. (Submitted on February 14, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 498 times since then and 19 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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