Norwich in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain
Dr. Osgood was one of the original founding fathers
of the Norwich Free Academy in 1854.
The fountain was on his estate at the corner of
Washington and Broad Streets. In 1957,
Milton Green purchased and installed the fountain
at his home in Poquetanuck, (Preston), CT.
Donated by Russell M. Green in April 2012
Class of 1955
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education.
Location. 41° 32.192′ N, 72° 4.936′ W. Marker is in Norwich, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is on Crescent Street near Broadway, on the left when traveling south. Located on the campus of the Norwich Free Academy. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 Broadway, Norwich CT 06360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S.S. Maine Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Shattuck Building (within shouting distance of this marker); William Ashby McCloy (within shouting distance Slater Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Cristoforo Colombo Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Captain Samuel Chester Reid (about 300 feet away); John F. Slater (about 300 feet away); Norwich Soldier’s Monument (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
Also see . . . Norwich Free Academy. (Submitted on March 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2017. It was originally submitted on March 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 361 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.