Shelton in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Commodore Isaac Hull Bridge
Named for the Heroic Commander
Of the U.S. Frigate “Constitution”
During Its Great Naval Victories
In the War of 1812
Born in Derby March 9, 1773
Resided in Shelton 1785 – 1794
This Memorial Tablet Placed by The
Derby Historical Society
Erected 1951 by Derby Historical Society.
Location. 41° 18.718′ N, 73° 5.324′ W. Marker is in Shelton, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Howe Avenue (Connecticut Route 110) and Kneen Street, on the right when traveling south on Howe Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shelton CT 06484, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shelton World War I Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Freedom Tree (approx. ¼ mile away); City of Shelton Emergency Services Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Shelton Veterans Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birmingham Iron Foundry Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Shelton World War II Memorial Derby Veterans Monument (approx. ¾ mile away); Derby Firemen’s Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelton.
Regarding Commodore Isaac Hull Bridge. The Commodore Isaac Hull Bridge carries Connecticut Route 8 across the Housatonic River between Shelton and Derby.
Also see . . .
1. Isaac Hull Comes to Portsmouth Yard. In 1813 "Old Ironsides" Captain Isaac Hull got a new assignment. He would take command of Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (Submitted on December 11, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Commodore Isaac Hull Memorial Bridge on Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 11, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 11, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,196 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 11, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.