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

Charter Oak Tree

 
 
Charter Oak Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 18, 2016
1. Charter Oak Tree Marker
Inscription.
Charter Oak Tree
The White Oak Tree in front of this monument was presented to the Town of Middlefield by the State of Connecticut in appreciation of John Lyman for his participation in he State Constitutional Convention of 1965. The Tre is a direct descendant of the legendary Charter Oak Tree of Connecticut History.
Middlefield Conservation Commission - 2001

 
Erected 2001 by Middlefield Conservation Commission.
 
Location. 41° 31.116′ N, 72° 42.784′ W. Marker is in Middlefield, Connecticut, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Jackson Hill Road and Main Street (Connecticut Route 157), on the left when traveling north on Jackson Hill Road. Touch for map. Located in front of Middlefield Town Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 392 Jackson Hill Road, Middlefield CT 06455, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Middlefield (a few steps from this marker); Middlefield 9/11 Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Old Town Hall (about 600 feet away); Middlefield-Rockfall Vietnam War Monument
The Charter Oak Tree and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 18, 2016
2. The Charter Oak Tree and Marker
(about 600 feet away); Middlefield-Rockfall World War II and Korean Conflict Monument (about 700 feet away); Middlefield Honor Roll (about 700 feet away); Congregational Church Bell (about 700 feet away); Connecticut Police Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Middlefield.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. The Monument to the original Charter Oak in Hartford
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 111 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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