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

2 State Street

1844

 
 
2 State Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
1. 2 State Street Marker
Inscription.
Built as a warehouse and ships chandlery
for the whaling firm of Perkins & Smith.
In 1889, became the Winthrop Hotel to
recognize the city’s founder,
John Winthrop Jr.

Historic Waterfront District Heritage Trail
New London Main Street 2006
Funded by City Center District &
City of New London, Maritime Heritage Park Grant

 
Erected 2006 by New London Main Street.
 
Location. 41° 21.237′ N, 72° 5.602′ W. Marker is in New London, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Water Street, on the right when traveling south on State Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New London CT 06320, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 35 Water Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Station (within shouting distance of this marker); New London Soldiers & Sailors Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); 16 Bank Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Whaling in New London (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary New London
Marker in New London image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
2. Marker in New London
(within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Privateering (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Hale (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New London.
 
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Marker at 2 State Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2011
3. Marker at 2 State Street
Marker is seen here on the ground in front of 2 State Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 22, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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