Newtown in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Cyrenius H. Booth Library
Has Been Placed On The
Of Historic Places
By The United States
Department of the Interior
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
Location. 41° 24.736′ N, 73° 18.504′ W. Marker is in Newtown, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 25) and Church Hill Road (Connecticut Route 6), on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Located on the front of the Cyrenius H. Booth Library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Main Street, Newtown CT 06470, 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. Rochambeau (within shouting distance of this marker); Newtown Meeting House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newtown (approx. ¼ mile away); Rev. John Beach, A.M. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Newtown Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Commemoration Washington – Rochambeau Revolutionary Route (approx. 0.4 miles away); Where Rochambeau Crossed the Housatonic River (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newtown.
Regarding Cyrenius H. Booth Library. The Cyrenius H. Booth Library was a posthumous gift of Newtown's benefactress, Mary Elizabeth Hawley. It was named after her maternal grandfather who served as a physician in Newtown for fifty years, between 1820 and his death in 1871.
Also see . . . Cyrenius H. Booth Library. (Submitted on May 13, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 13, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 585 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 13, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.