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

Abel Buel

 
 
Abel Buel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
1. Abel Buel Marker
Inscription.
Abel Buel
1742 – 1825
Engraver, Counterfeiter
Coined the 1786 Fugio Cent
And the Connecticut Cooper,
Had a shop on this site

 
Location. 41° 45.85′ N, 72° 40.419′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Gold Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Located on the wall of the Travelers Insurance Company Plaza. Marker is at or near this postal address: One Tower Square, Hartford CT 06103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American School for the Deaf (within shouting distance of this marker); Homesite of Col. Jeremiah Wadsworth (within shouting distance of this marker); The Safe Arrival (within shouting distance of this marker); Center Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Hartford (within shouting distance of this marker); John Haynes (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rev. Samuel Stone (about 300 feet away); This Approach (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
 
Also see . . .
1. Abel Buel on Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 12, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Abel Buel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
2. Abel Buel Marker

2. Fugio Cent on Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 12, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 12, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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