Glastonbury in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Site of Second Meeting House
First Church of Christ
1735 – 1837
News of the battles of Lexington and Concord
reached here while Rev. John Eells was
preaching and was announced from the pulpit
April 28, 1775
Dedicated by the Members April 20, 1975
Location. 41° 41.761′ N, 72° 36.476′ W. Marker is in Glastonbury, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Morgan Drive, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1803 Main Street, Glastonbury CT 06033, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rev. Timothy Stevens Parsonage (within shouting distance of this marker); Glastonbury War II Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Meeting House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Glastonbury World War I Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Glastonbury Vietnam Conflict Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Lee Levitow (approx. 0.4 miles away); Glastonbury Soldiers Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Glastonbury Revolutionary War Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Glastonbury.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on October 18, 2016.