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Near Sharon in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Francis L. Sheane Memorial

 
 
Francis L. Sheane Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 19, 2011
1. Francis L. Sheane Memorial
Inscription.  
Francis L. Sheane Memorial
In Memory Of A Great Sportsman
Commissioner
Francis L. Sheane
This Memorial Is
Dedicated To A
Fellow Sportsman
Who Devoted His
Life To Improve
Wildlife Restoration
And To Better
Fishing And Hunting
In This State
1948

 
Erected 1948.
 
Location. 41° 49.476′ N, 73° 22.624′ W. Marker is near Sharon, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is on U.S. 7 0.1 miles north of Cornwall Bridge Road (Connecticut Route 4), on the right when traveling north. Located in Housatonic Meadows State Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 13 US-7, Cornwall Bridge CT 06754, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This Tree (approx. 2.7 miles away); First Foreign Mission School (approx. 2.7 miles away); Scion of the Charter Oak (approx. 2.8 miles away); Cornwall World War I – World War II Veterans Monument (approx. 2.8 miles away); Cornwall Korea – Vietnam Veterans Monument
Francis L. Sheane Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 19, 2011
2. Francis L. Sheane Memorial
(approx. 2.8 miles away); Cornwall (approx. 2.8 miles away); Camp Macedonia Company 1191 (approx. 3.9 miles away); Impressionism in Connecticut (approx. 3.9 miles away).
 
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: Environment
 
Francis L. Sheane Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 19, 2011
3. Francis L. Sheane Memorial
Behind the marker is the Housatonic River
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2020. This page originally submitted on March 20, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 578 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 20, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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