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

Southport Wharves

 
 
Southport Wharves Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
1. Southport Wharves Marker
Inscription.
From The Wharves
Of
Southport
Went Out Men Who Fought
Under
John Paul Jones
Isaac Hull
And
John Barry

 
Location. 41° 7.939′ N, 73° 17.034′ W. Marker is in Fairfield, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Harbor Road and Center Street, on the left when traveling south on Harbor Road. Touch for map. Located on Perry's Green. Marker is in this post office area: Fairfield CT 06824, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pequot Swamp Fountain (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fairfield Sons Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Trinity Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Jonathan Sturges Cottage (approx. 1.3 miles away); Andrew Roland House (approx. 1.7 miles away); George Hull Home Lot (approx. 1.7 miles away); Burr Homestead (approx. 1.8 miles away); John J. Sullivan (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfield.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Southport Wharves Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
2. Southport Wharves Marker
View to the south toward Long Island Sound
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 860 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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