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

“Stepping Stone”

 
 
“Stepping Stone” Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 16, 2009
1. “Stepping Stone” Marker
Inscription. This old stone was brought from the center of Prospect early in 1899 by a group of Cheshire young men to serve as a “Stepping Stone” for those attending the church which then stood on the east edge of the present green.
 
Location. 41° 29.858′ N, 72° 54.121′ W. Marker is in Cheshire, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (Connecticut Route 10) and Wallingford Road, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Located in front of Cheshire Town Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 84 South Main Street, Cheshire CT 06410, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cheshire World War I Monument (a few steps from this marker); Town of Cheshire Memorial Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Cheshire Revolutionary War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Cheshire Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); First Church Of Cheshire (within shouting distance of this marker); Cheshire (within shouting distance of this
The “Stepping Stone” image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 16, 2009
2. The “Stepping Stone”
marker); The Medal of Honor Plaza and “Living Classroom” (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lock 12 (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cheshire.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 632 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on October 17, 2011, by Michael Tiernan of Danvers, Massachusetts. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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