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

Ring’s End Landing

 
 
Ring’s End Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 30, 2014
1. Ring’s End Landing Marker
Inscription.
Ring’s End
Landing
Earlier Called Clock’s Landing
Trading Center
Of Middlesex Parish
Part of Stamford from 1641 until
Incrporated as Town of Darien
May 20, 1826
Presented by Kiwanis Club of Darien
As part of 150th Anniversary Celebration 1970

 
Erected 1970.
 
Location. 41° 3.366′ N, 73° 28.778′ W. Marker is in Darien, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Rings End Road and Pear Tree Point Road, on the right when traveling east on Rings End Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Darien CT 06820, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Darien (approx. 0.7 miles away); Darien Combat Wounded Veterans Monument (approx. ¾ mile away); Darien World War II Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Darien Civil War and World War I Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Darien Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Oscar E. Peck (approx. 0.9 miles away); Spring Grove Cemetery Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Rowayton Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Darien.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Ring’s End Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 30, 2014
2. Ring’s End Landing Marker
Ring’s End Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 30, 2014
3. Ring’s End Landing Marker
Ring’s End Road Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 30, 2014
4. Ring’s End Road Bridge
Low tide at Ring’s End Landing. The marker is at the left end of the bridge.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 349 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 15, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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