Stamford in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Charles E. Rowell
Is Erected to The
Charles E. Rowell
Mayor of Stamford
Jan. 1, 1911 to Dec. 31, 1913
Born May 2, 1849
Died March 29, 1914
A skilfull physician, a loyal friend,
an efficient public officer, he
served the truth as he saw it with
singular courage and devotion.
"One who never turned his back but
Marched breast forward,
Never doubted clouds would break,
Never dreamed, though right
Were worsted, wring would triumph,
Held, we fall to rise, are baffled
To fight better, sleep to wake"
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Science & Medicine.
Location. 41° 3.157′ N, 73° 32.553′ W. Marker is in Stamford, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Main Street, on the left when traveling north on Washington Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stamford CT 06901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Christopher Columbus (about 300 feet away, measured Edward A. Connell Heritage Park (about 600 feet away); Stamford Old Town Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Freedom Shrine (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Settlement of Stamford in 1641 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Stamford Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Congregational Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stamford Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stamford.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 606 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.