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Pequot Swamp Fountain

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
1. Pequot Swamp Fountain
north side
Inscription.
1637
This Fountain Commemorates The
Valor And Victory
Of The Colonist Forefathers At
Pequot Swamp

[ on the west side ]
1903
Erected By
Dorothy Ripley Chapter
D. A. R.
And Friends

 
Erected 1903.
 
Location. 41° 7.98′ N, 73° 16.99′ W. Marker is in Fairfield, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street and Harbor Road, on the left when traveling east on Center Street. Touch for map. 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. Southport Wharves (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fairfield Sons Memorial (approx. mile away); Site of Trinity Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Jonathan Sturges Cottage (approx. 1.2 miles away); Andrew Roland House (approx. 1.6 miles away); George Hull Home Lot (approx. 1.6 miles away); Burr Homestead (approx. 1.8 miles away); John J. Sullivan (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfield.
 
Also see . . .  The Great Swamp Fight. (Submitted on February 11, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Pequot Swamp Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
2. Pequot Swamp Fountain
north side

 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Pequot Swamp Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
3. Pequot Swamp Fountain
west side
Pequot Swamp Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2010
4. Pequot Swamp Fountain
south side
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 949 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 11, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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