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Photographer: Bill Coughlin
Taken: April 18, 2009
Caption: Groton Battle Monument
Additional Description: This granite monument, dedicated in 1830 to the men who defended Fort Griswold, was renovated on the 100th anniversary of the battle (1881). At that time, the top was enclosed and the monument was increased to a height of 134 feet.
Submitted: April 18, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
Database Locator Identification Number: p59867
File Size: 0.887 Megabytes
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