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

Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
1. Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of the Trinity men who fought for the principles in which they believed with the Union and Confederate forces in the Civil War and of those who gave "the last full measure of devotion"

This Gun formed part of the Main Battery of Admiral Farragut's Flagship Hartford during the Civil War

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Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: EducationWar, US CivilWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 41° 44.907′ N, 72° 41.478′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Markers and gun are on the Trinity College campus's Main Quad. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Summit Street, Hartford CT 06106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry Howard Brownell (within shouting distance of this marker); Late Eighteenth Century Sundial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brownell Hall (about 400 feet away); Hartford Vietnam War Memorial (approx. half a mile away);
Civil War Memorial - USS Hartford Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
2. Civil War Memorial - USS Hartford Marker
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Griffin A. Stedman (approx. 0.6 miles away); Thomas McManus (approx. 0.6 miles away); Samuel Colt (approx. one mile away); Columbus (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
 
Civil War Memorial Gun and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
3. Civil War Memorial Gun and Marker
Civil War Memorial Gun and USS Hartford Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
4. Civil War Memorial Gun and USS Hartford Marker
Civil War Memorial Gun image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
5. Civil War Memorial Gun
The gun at distant right in photo
USS Hartford Gun Foundry Mark - "C.A. & Co." image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
6. USS Hartford Gun Foundry Mark - "C.A. & Co."
Cyrus Alger & Co., Boston, Mass
USS Hartford Gun Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
7. USS Hartford Gun Detail
"IX IN 1859"
USS Hartford Gun image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
8. USS Hartford Gun
Cyrus Alger & Co. No. 248
USS Hartford Gun 9070 lbs. image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 20, 2018
9. USS Hartford Gun 9070 lbs.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on October 15, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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