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

Robert Newman's Barn

 
 
Robert Newman's Barn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
1. Robert Newman's Barn Marker
Inscription.
Here in 1639 stood the barn
of
Robert Newman
where the members of the
Colony of New Haven met for
worship and for the purpose
of organizing a government

 
Location. 41° 18.674′ N, 72° 55.479′ W. Marker is in New Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Grove Street and Hillhouse Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Grove Street. Touch for map. Located on a building of Silliman College, Yale University. Marker is at or near this postal address: 152 Grove Street, New Haven CT 06511, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Noah Webster House (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of Augustus Canfield Ledyard (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hezekiah Augur (about 600 feet away); In Memory of the Men of Yale (about 600 feet away); Hillhouse Avenue Bridge (about 600 feet away); Pierpont Edwards (about 700 feet away); Ross Granville Harrison (about 700 feet away); Grove Street Cemetery Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Haven.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Robert Newman's Barn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
2. Robert Newman's Barn Marker
Robert Newman's Barn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 22, 2010
3. Robert Newman's Barn Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 528 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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