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

Gurdon Billís Station

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
1. Gurdon Billís Station Marker
Inscription.  
Gurdon Billís Station
( 1816 )
This country store and stagecoach way station was once a meeting place of local residents and passing travelers. The building retains its original features and location. Two important roads of early New England intersected at this point.
 
Location. 41° 27.469′ N, 72° 0.816′ W. Marker is in Ledyard, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Hill Road and Spicer Hill Road, on the left when traveling south on Church Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ledyard CT 06339, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel Seabury (a few steps from this marker); Ledyard (approx. 1.2 miles away); Ledyard World War I Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away); Ledyard Veterans Memorials (approx. 1.2 miles away); Montville (approx. 5.2 miles away); Downer-Doane Park (approx. 5.2 miles away); Montville Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Montville World War II Monument (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ledyard.
 
Regarding Gurdon Billís Station.
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By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
2. Gurdon Billís Station
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places April 12, 1982
 
Also see . . .  Gurdon Bill Store on Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 11, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Gurdon Billís Station image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
3. Gurdon Billís Station
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 11, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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