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

Holy Grove

Nathan Hale Memorial

 
 
Holy Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, September 17, 2019
1. Holy Grove Marker
Inscription.  
This triangular plot was planted
with sugar maples set in rows A.D.
1812 by David Hale, nephew of
Nathan Hale the Patriot - for
more than a Century it has been
called “Holy Grove”

A brotherhood of venerable trees

Erected A.D. 1937 by
George Dudley Seymour

 
Erected 1937 by George Dudley Seymour.
 
Location. 41° 45.917′ N, 72° 20.806′ W. Marker is in Coventry, Connecticut, in Tolland County. Marker is on South St. 0.2 miles west of Seagraves Rd, on the left when traveling west. Located at the northwest corner of the Nathan Hale Homestead. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2299 South St, Coventry CT 06238, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Nathan Hale (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Strong Homestead (about 600 feet away); The Strong-Porter Homestead (about 600 feet away); The Connecticut Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Connecticut Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Holy Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, September 17, 2019
2. Holy Grove Marker
(approx. 2.1 miles away); Nathan Hale Cemetery (approx. 2.1 miles away); Patriot’s Park (approx. 2.1 miles away); Veterans Memorial Green (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coventry.
 
Also see . . .  Nathan Hale Homestead (Wikipedia). (Submitted on October 14, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Nathan Hale Homestead Sign image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, September 17, 2019
3. Nathan Hale Homestead Sign
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 13, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 43 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 13, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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