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Norwich in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Cristoforo Colombo Monument

 
 
Cristoforo Colmbo Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 3, 2017
1. Cristoforo Colmbo Monument
( south side )
Inscription.
( south side )
Cristoforo
Colombo
1492 – 1992
Onorate
I Vostri
Genitori
( Behold Your Parents )

( north side )
Presented to the
City of Norwich
by the
Italian – American
Citizens on the 500th
Anniversary of the
Discovery of America by
Cristoforo Colombo
Dedicated 1992

 
Erected 1992 by Norwich Italian – American Citizens.
 
Location. 41° 32.19′ N, 72° 5.003′ W. Marker is in Norwich, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Crescent Street, on the left when traveling north on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norwich CT 06360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of Captain Samuel Chester Reid (here, next to this marker); Norwich Soldier’s Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Norwich Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Norwich World War I Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S.S. Maine Memorial
Cristoforo Colmbo Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 3, 2017
2. Cristoforo Colmbo Monument Marker
( north side )
(about 300 feet away); Norwich World War II & Korean War Monument (about 300 feet away); Norwich POW MIA Monument (about 300 feet away); Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
 
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Cristoforo Colmbo Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 3, 2017
3. Cristoforo Colmbo Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 151 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 9, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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