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

Fitch’s Point

 
 
Fitch’s Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 11, 2012
1. Fitch’s Point Marker
Inscription.
Here landed
The British Troops
under the command of
Generals
Tryon and Garth,
Saturday evening,
July 10, 1779,
preparatory to the
Burning of Norwalk,
July 11, 1779.
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Marked by
Norwalk Chapter, D.A.R.
1899.

 
Erected 1899 by Daughters of the American Revolution - Norwalk Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 5.583′ N, 73° 24.246′ W. Marker is in Norwalk, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker can be reached from Seaside Place, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norwalk CT 06855, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roger Ludlow (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Habitat Renewed (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Birds (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mill Pond History (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Marvin Property (approx. half a mile away); Taylor Farm Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); A Calf Pasture Primer (approx. ¾ mile away); Norwalk Founded (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Norwalk.
 
More about this marker. The
Fitch’s Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 11, 2012
2. Fitch’s Point Marker
path leading to this marker is now closed to non-residents.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on the Norwalk Warerfront image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 11, 2012
3. Marker on the Norwalk Warerfront
Fitch’s Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 11, 2012
4. Fitch’s Point Marker
 
 
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