Stratford in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
In competition with Henry Fordís Blacksmith Shop which had 4 sides and 4 corners, David Boothe designed this Blacksmith Shop with 44 sides and 44 corners. He offered $5.00 to anyone who found something missing and he never had to pay up. It houses blacksmithing tools.
Location. 41° 14.142′ N, 73° 6.629′ W. Marker is in Stratford, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 110) and Manor Hill Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Boothe Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Stratford CT 06614, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clocktower Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Boothe Homestead (within shouting distance of this marker); Technocratic Cathedral (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Boothe Homestead (within shouting distance of this marker); Merritt Parkway Toll Booth Plaza (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Liberty Rock (approx. 2.3 miles away); VFW Post 9460 Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Nichols, Conn. World War Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stratford.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 902 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 27, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.