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

Norwalk Founded

A.D. 1849

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
1. Norwalk Founded Marker
Inscription.
The earliest homes were
planted in the near vicinity
of this stone.
The first Meeting House
directly opposite. West.
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Erected by the Norwalk
Chapter of the Daughters
of the American
Revolution.
1895

 
Erected 1895 by Norwalk Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 6.258′ N, 73° 24.265′ W. Marker is in Norwalk, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of East Avenue and Fort Point Street, on the left when traveling south on East Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at the entrance to the commuter parking lot at the East Norwalk Metro North Station. Marker is in this post office area: Norwalk CT 06851, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mill Pond History (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Birds (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Habitat Renewed (approx. 0.4 miles away); Liberty Tree Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Roger Ludlow (approx. 0.7
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By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
2. Norwalk Founded Marker
miles away); Fitch’s Point (approx. 0.8 miles away); Burning of Norwalk (approx. 0.8 miles away); Norwalk (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Norwalk.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
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By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
3. Norwalk Founded Marker
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By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
4. Marker in Norwalk
The East Norwalk Metro North Station can be seen in this photo behind the marker.
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By Bill Coughlin, March 12, 2012
5. Norwalk Founded Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 530 times since then and 5 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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