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

Moorlands

c. 1836

 
 
Moorlands Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
1. Moorlands Marker
Inscription. Former site of the
Buckley Tavern, c.1750
 
Location. 41° 8.539′ N, 73° 14.915′ W. Marker is in Fairfield, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is on Beach Road 0.1 miles west of Sunnieholm Drive, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 290 Beach Road, Fairfield CT 06824, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Isaac Tucker House (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Bulkley House (within shouting distance of this marker); Fairfield Boulder (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fairfield Vietnam War Memorial (about 400 feet away); Fairfield Honor Roll (about 400 feet away); Fairfield (about 500 feet away); Thomas Sherwood Memorial (about 600 feet away); Fairfield Revolutionary War Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfield.
 
Regarding Moorlands. Moorlands is a private residence and is not open to the public.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Buildings of Connecticut - Moorlands (1836). (Submitted on December 23, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable Buildings
 
Moorlands House image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
2. Moorlands House
The marker is to the right of the front door
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 27, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,287 times since then and 27 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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