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

Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain

 
 
Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 3, 2017
1. Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain Marker
Inscription.
Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain
Dr. Osgood was one of the original founding fathers
of the Norwich Free Academy in 1854.
The fountain was on his estate at the corner of
Washington and Broad Streets. In 1957,
Milton Green purchased and installed the fountain
at his home in Poquetanuck, (Preston), CT.
Donated by Russell M. Green in April 2012
Class of 1955

 
Erected 2012.
 
Location. 41° 32.192′ N, 72° 4.936′ W. Marker is in Norwich, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is on Crescent Street near Broadway, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located on the campus of the Norwich Free Academy. Marker is at or near this postal address: 305 Broadway, Norwich CT 06360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S.S. Maine Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Shattuck Building (within shouting distance of this marker); William Ashby McCloy (within shouting distance of this marker); Slater Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of Captain Samuel Chester Reid
Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 3, 2017
2. Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cristoforo Colombo Monument (about 300 feet away); John F. Slater (about 300 feet away); Norwich Soldier’s Monument (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
 
Also see . . .  Norwich Free Academy. (Submitted on March 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Education
 
The Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 3, 2017
3. The Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 166 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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