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

Rochambeau Route 1781-82

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
1. Rochambeau Route 1781-82 Marker
Inscription.  
Rochambeau
Route
1781-82
In This Vicinity
French Troops Under
Rochambeau
Entoute From Yorktown
Encamped During October 1782
Erected By The State
And
Farmington Historical
Society
Cooperating

 
Erected by State of Connecticut, Farmington Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the The Washington-Rochambeau Route series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1782.
 
Location. 41° 43.01′ N, 72° 50.1′ W. Marker is in Farmington, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 10) and Hatters Lane, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Farmington CT 06032, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. American Board of Commissioners For Foreign Missions (approx. 0.2 miles away); "American Board" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Farmington (approx. 0.3 miles away); Farmington and the Freedom Trail
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By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
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(approx. 0.4 miles away); Lest We Forget (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lt. Vincent H. Core Memorial Site (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Farmington Canal (approx. 2.7 miles away); Canal Aqueduct (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Farmington.
 
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By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
3. Rochambeau Route 1781-82 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,007 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 13, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.

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