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East Canaan in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Samuel Forbes

 
 
Samuel Forbes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
1. Samuel Forbes Marker
Inscription.
This Land Was Deeded To
The Church By
Samuel Forbes
As a Burying Ground
In 1823
Names of the 126 Bodies
Who Rest Here Are Recorded
in the
"Book of Rememberance."

 
Location. 42° 0.756′ N, 73° 17.093′ W. Marker is in East Canaan, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Canaan Road (U.S. 44) and Lower Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located behind the North Canaan Congregational Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 172 Lower Road, East Canaan CT 06024, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Canaan Veterans Monument (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tuyere Arch (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birth of an Industry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Salamander (approx. 0.4 miles away); What Is This Place? (approx. 0.4 miles away); Casting Arch & Furnace Hearth (approx. 0.4 miles away); North Canaan (approx. 2.3 miles away); North Canaan Korean - World War II – Vietnam Veterans Monument (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Canaan.
 
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Samuel Forbes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
2. Samuel Forbes Marker
Samuel Forbes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
3. Samuel Forbes Marker
The North Canaan Congregational Church image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
4. The North Canaan Congregational Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 20, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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