Norwalk in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Flax Hill Monument
marks the site of a battle
Americans and British
July 12, 1779.
This cannon ball
on the battlefield
a hundred years
after by the
of the American
Topics and series. This historical marker and monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1895.
Location. 41° 5.937′ N, 73° 25.552′ W. Marker is in Norwalk, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Hillside Place and Elmwood Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Hillside Place. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7 Hillside Place, Norwalk CT 06854, 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. Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mill Pond History (approx. one mile away); The Birds (approx. 1.1 miles away); A Habitat Renewed (approx. 1.1 miles away); Norwalk Founded (approx. 1.2 Fitch’s Point (approx. 1.2 miles away); Liberty Tree Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Roger Ludlow (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwalk.
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