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Meriden in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Cristoforo Colombo

 
 
Cristoforo Colombo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, January 14, 2010
1. Cristoforo Colombo Marker
Inscription.
Cristoforo
Colombo
1492 † 500 † 1992
“In search for a better tomorrow,
we must discover today.”
Presented to
the people of Meriden, Connecticut
by
Unison Club
October 12th, 1992

 
Erected 1992 by Unison Club.
 
Location. 41° 32.166′ N, 72° 47.835′ W. Marker is in Meriden, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and Catlin Street, on the right when traveling west on East Main Street. Touch for map. Located next to Meriden City Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Meriden CT 06450, 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); Abraham Lincoln (within shouting distance of this marker); Meriden Soldiers Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Center Congregational Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Meridenís Traffic Tower (approx. 0.3 miles
Cristoforo Colombo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, January 14, 2010
2. Cristoforo Colombo Marker
away); Meriden World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); City of Meriden's World War I Roll of Honor (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meriden.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 705 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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