Avon in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
June 18, 2002
Location. 41° 48.562′ N, 72° 49.816′ W. Marker is in Avon, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Farms Road and U.S. 44, on the right when traveling north on Old Farms Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Old Farms Rd, Avon, CT, Avon CT 06001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Farmington Canal in Avon (within shouting distance of this marker); Avon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Avon Veterans Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Charter Oak descendant (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1st Company Governor's Horse Guards (approx. 1.6 miles away); Birthplace of Wilford Woodruff (approx. 2½ miles away); Roderick A. White M.D. (approx. 2.8 miles away); Weatogue Soldiers’ Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Avon.
Regarding Constitution Oak. The Constitution Oak was named to commemorate the constitutional convention held in Hartford, Connecticut in 1902. At this time, each town had 2 representatives in the General Assembly.
Also see . . .
1. CT History.org. (Submitted on May 7, 2016, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
2. Connecticut’s Notable Trees. (Submitted on May 7, 2016, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
3. Wolcott, CT Historical Society. (Submitted on May 7, 2016, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
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