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Shelton in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Freedom Tree

 
 
Freedom Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
1. Freedom Tree Marker
Inscription.
Freedom Tree
To Honor Iranian Hostages
Released On January 20, 1981
After 444 Days In Captivity
Proclamation & Historical Records
Are Contained In Vault On This Site
Eugene M. Hope
Mayor

[ Inscribed on the edge ]
Vault & Stone Donated
by
Joseph A. Pagliaro Sr.
 
Location. 41° 18.832′ N, 73° 5.533′ W. Marker is in Shelton, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Hill Street and Coram Avenue, on the left when traveling west on Hill Street. Touch for map. Located in front of Shelton City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 54 Hill Street, 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 (a few steps from this marker); City of Shelton Emergency Services Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Shelton Veterans Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Commodore Isaac Hull Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shelton World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Birmingham Iron Foundry Veterans Memorial (approx.
Freedom Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
2. Freedom Tree Marker
half a mile away); Derby Veterans Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Derby Firemenís Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelton.
 
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Freedom Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
3. Freedom Tree Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 721 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 18, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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