Stratford in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Ye Olde King’s Highway
Oldest Mail Route In America
Which Follows, In General
and is the
Oldest Mail Route
The First Post Rider
Made The Trip From
New York to Boston
Mary Silliman Chapter
Erected 1915 by Mary Silliman Chapter D.A.R.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 41° 11.554′ N, 73° 7.596′ W. Marker is in Stratford, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Elm Street and East Broadway, on the left when traveling north on Elm Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stratford CT 06615, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery Gate (approx. ¼ mile away); Planted in Memory of Theodore Roosevelt (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Congregational Burying Ground (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stratford Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stratford Vietnam Memorial Stratford American Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stratford Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stratford Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stratford.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,052 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 24, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.