Cheshire in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
the Town of Cheshire
and the Connecticut Historical Commission
Erected 1976 by Cheshire American Revolution Bicentennial Committee, Town of Cheshire, Connecticut Historical Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 41° 29.896′ N, 72° 54.11′ W. Marker is in Cheshire, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Drive and South Main Street (Connecticut Route 10), on the left when traveling north on Church Drive. Located adjacent to the Hitchcock Phillips House, home of the Cheshire Historical Society. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cheshire CT 06410, 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. First Church Of Cheshire (a few steps from this marker); Cheshire Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Cheshire Memorial Plaza Cheshire World War I Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Cheshire Revolutionary War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); "Stepping Stone" (within shouting distance of this marker); The Medal of Honor Plaza and “Living Classroom” (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lock 12 (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cheshire.
Also see . . . Cheshire Walking Tour. This walking tour brochure and historical information is published by the Cheshire Historical Society. (Submitted on September 16, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 11, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,689 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 11, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. 3. submitted on September 16, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.