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Dedicated To All Veterans Marker
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bantam — Dedicated To All Veterans
Dedicated To All Veterans of World War II December 7, 1991 In Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary Of Japan's Attack On Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941 * * * Presented to the Borough of Bantam, CT by . . . — Map (db m29139) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bantam — Forever Mourned Forever Honored
Forever Mourned Forever Honored Those Of Our Community Who Served Their Country In Time Of War Dedicated May 30, 1958 — Map (db m29138) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bantam — Site Of Birthplace Of Horace Bushnell
Site Of Birthplace Of Horace Bushnell April 14, 1802 Feb. 17, 1876 Noted Theologian For Whom Hartford's Bushnell Park And Bushnell Hall Were Named — Map (db m29137) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bantam — Site of Methodist Church
On This Site Stood The Methodist Church Which Was Destroyed By The Tornado Of July 10, 1989 — Map (db m58645) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Austin Hawes Memorial Campground — Farmington River: Wild & Scenic
In this Area in the Past..... The Austin Hawes Memorial Campground is located in an area once known as the “Greenwoods,” where until the late 1700’s large pine and hemlock trees grew along the Farmington River. From 1800 to 1942 . . . — Map (db m102111) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted
Barkhamsted Named for Barkhamsted in Hertfordshire, England, this area was part of the Western Lands granted by the proprietors of Windsor to 108 persons of that town in 1732. The first highway through the town was the New Country Road, better . . . — Map (db m29849) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted Center Cemetery
The Barkhamsted Center Cemetery The Hollow Cemetery and the Tiffany Private Cemetery Removed from their former locations to this site. Dedicated to the memory of the known and the unknown dead. This new Barkhamsted Cemetery has . . . — Map (db m29850) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted Lighthouse Village — A Connecticut State Archaeological Preserve
Who Lived Here ? James Chaugham (a Native American who was, according to his granddaughter, a member of the Narragansett Tribe) and his wife, Molly (of European descent), lived in a village located here for fifty years, in what became Peoples . . . — Map (db m102323) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted Lighthouse Village Cellar Holes — A Connecticut State Archaeological Preserve
About a dozen cellar holes dot the hillside of Ragged Mountain. Some, like the one before you, are clearly marked with foundations made of stone quarried from nearby bedrock, similar to the stone located directly behind this . . . — Map (db m112227) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted Lighthouse Village Cemetery — A Connecticut State Archaeological Preserve
You are now looking into the Lighthouse Village cemetery. The unmarked, upright field stones designate the final resting places of many who lived in the community, including the founding couple, James Chaugham, a Native American, and Molly . . . — Map (db m102325) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted Lighthouse Village Charcoal Kilns — A Connecticut State Archaeological Preserve
Charcoal production was an important industry in northwestern Connecticut in the nineteenth century. Before Pennsylvania coal became readily available, the iron forges in Litchfield County were reliant upon locally produced charcoal . . . — Map (db m112226) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted Lighthouse Village Grind Stone — A Connecticut State Archaeological Preserve
The residents of the Lighthouse community were largely self-sufficient when it came to their subsistence. Bone fragments found in their fireplaces show that they ate deer and small wild game. Gun flints (used in flint-lock rifles) and gun . . . — Map (db m112198) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted Lighthouse Village Stone Quarry — A Connecticut State Archaeological Preserve
The residents of the Lighthouse community were able to supply many of their needs here on Ragged Mountain. You saw how the foundations of some of their homes were constructed with stone; the people of the Lighthouse quarried some of that . . . — Map (db m112229) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Barkhamsted Soldiers Memorial
[ north side ] 1776 The Tribute Of The People Of Barkhamsted To The Memory Of Her Sons And Daughters Who Fought To Establish Defend And Preserve The Nation --- Erected 1897 [ lower plaque ] World War . . . — Map (db m29847) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Camp White
To honor the men of Camp White Company 106 established 1934 Civilian Conservation Corps 1933-1942 created by President Franklin D. Roosevelt renewing the country’s natural resources and challenging the human spirit of . . . — Map (db m102082) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Henry Robinson Buck
Dedicated to Henry Robinson Buck 1876-1934 whose friendly nature and work for public recreational areas endeared him to all his associates. This trail was located by him and built by the Civilian Conservation Corps. . . . — Map (db m102032) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Hollow Church Bell
[ right plaque ] This bell hung in the Hollow Church which was relocated during construction of the Compensating Reservoir. It was cast in Hartford, CT in 1834. [ left plaque ] Dedicated 1997 These boulders were provided by . . . — Map (db m29848) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Peoples State Forest
This portion of the Peoples Forest was given by the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution 1929 Near this spot was the site of an Indian Village — Map (db m93827) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Barkhamsted — Squire's Tavern
[ panel 1 ] Welcome to Squire's Tavern Home to the Barkhamsted Historical Society and the Farmington River Coordinating Committee The Barkhamsted Historical Society Squire's Tavern, like the nearby river, has a story to . . . — Map (db m31204) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bellamy - Ferriday House
In This House Rev. Joseph Bellamy Held the Earliest Theological School 1738 – 1789 — Map (db m48430) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem
Marker Front: The spring session of the 1703 General Assembly granted to the town of Woodbury the right to enlarge its bounds. Negotiations with the Indian inhabitants were successfully concluded and in 1710 a deed of sale, signed by . . . — Map (db m26488) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem Civil War and World War I Memorial
A Tribute to the Valor Of The Men of Bethlehem Who Fought For Freedom and Humanity Civil War 1861 – 1865 Frederick Adkins • Joseph Boyce • Gideon D. Crane • William B. Crane • Francis Dugan • John Ferry • George W. . . . — Map (db m26491) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem Korean War Memorial
Roll of Honor Dedicated to the men and women of the town of Bethlehem who served their country during the Korean War June 25, 1950 – January 3, 1955 Adams, Glen C., Sr. • Anderson, Richard O. • Bate, Curtiss • Brown, Raymond W. • . . . — Map (db m26559) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem Revolutionary War Memorial
In memory of the citizens of Bethlehem who fought for the defense of our rights and the independence of our country 1776 – 1781 Andrew Martin, Capt. • Enos Hawlley, Lieut. • Nat’h Chapman, Ens • Alex’ Kasson, Clerk • John Steel, . . . — Map (db m26561) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem Vietnam War Memorial
Roll of Honor Dedicated to the young men and women of this community who by their patriotism and loyalty served God and country during the Vietnam War, December 22, 1961 – May 7, 1975 Adams, Glen R. • Albert, J. Rodney • Banks, . . . — Map (db m27719) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem War of 1812 Memorial
Dedicated to the men of Bethlehem who by their devotion and loyalty preserved our country in the War of 1812 Allen, James • Baldwin, Amos • Barnum, Eli • Beebe, Issac • Beecher, Lyman • Burton, Oliver • Coe, Daniel • Church, Samuel • . . . — Map (db m26562) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem World War II Memorial
Erected by the people of the town of Bethlehem to commemorate the patriotism and loyalty of those who served their country during World War II * Peter S. SprouleClifford Adams • Leon W. Banks • Thomas C. Bate, Jr. • Samuel . . . — Map (db m26558) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Dr. Bellamy Meetinghouse
Erected July 4, 1890 Here Stood The Meetinghouse Where Dr. Bellamy Ministered 1767 – 1790 — Map (db m26509) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bridgewater — Bridgewater
In 1722 Samuel Clark, an original proprietor of New Milford, had a portion of his share of land surveyed in the southerly part of that town known as Shepaug Neck. Although this later became known as Bridgewater, it was not incorporated as a separate . . . — Map (db m20259) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bridgewater — Bridgewater Veterans
[Front Marker:] Bridgewater Veterans Deceased Daniel B. Bianchi, WWII • Peter Blicher, Jr.,WWII • Martin Carlson, Korean • James T. Cuddy, Korean • William J. Cuddy, Korean • George S. DeVoe, WWII • Richard J. Flaig, WWII • . . . — Map (db m20260) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bridgewater — Bridgewater WW I Memorial
Dedicated to those who gave their lives and in honor of those who left their daily tasks among us to serve our country in the World War 1917-1918 In Memoriam John Sheskey • Joseph C. Wellwood Honor Roll William Anderson • Lewis C. Beardsley • . . . — Map (db m20537) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bridgewater — Bridgewater WW II Memorial
Honor Roll World War II Andrew Antoni • Kenneth Berry • Alfred W. Burch • Jos H. Burch • Everett J. Beardsley • Lewis G. Beardsley • William J. Beardsley • Fenner E. Brownell • Harold Carlson • Peter Dineen • * Walter T. Dombrowski • Thomas K. . . . — Map (db m20538) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bridgewater — Childhood Home of Capt. William D. Burnham
Childhood Home of Capt. William D. Burnham When located south of Center Cemetery 1895 – moved by Darwin Keeler to be farm dairy at "Nine Hearths." 1956 – moved to this site and restored by Bridgewater Historical Society. . . . — Map (db m28285) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Canaan — Joseph Deferari
In Memoriam Joseph Deferari Born July 19, 1894 Died January 20, 1969 Who Donated This Land For The Principles Of God, Country And Freedom To The Veterans Who Served That Purpose — Map (db m41852) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Colebrook — Colebrook
[ front ] Colebrook The last town in colonial Connecticut to be settled, Colebrook was named after a town in Devonshire, England. The reason is now unknown, The year 1765 saw Benjamin Horton, leader of a trickle of settlers, arrive amid . . . — Map (db m30003) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Colebrook — Colebrook Veterans Memorial
In Memory Of Those Who Died In The Service Of Our Country From Colebrook, Conn. Dedicated 1959 — Map (db m30005) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Colebrook — Hale Barn and Trail
Hale Barn and Trail In front of you stands the Hale Barn, a vanishing example of 18th century barns that once graced much of the Connecticut countryside. Today, it is owned by the Colebrook Land Conservancy and is protected along with the 38 acres . . . — Map (db m30240) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Colebrook — The Rock School
The Rock School 1779 Originally located in front of its large namesake boulder across the road, it was moved to its present location in 1971. Used from 1779 until 1911, it had several different names as school districts were added to the . . . — Map (db m30006) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall — Cornwall
Cornwall This area was once part of the Western Lands ordered surveyed by the Legislature in 1731. Yale Lands were surveyed and three hundred acres were set aside for income for Yale College in 1732. At an auction in Fairfield in 1738 the town was . . . — Map (db m41824) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall — Cornwall Korea – Vietnam Veterans Monument
[ left plaque ] Korea June 27, 1950 – January 31, 1955 Bailey, Harold L. Jr. • Blakey, James • Cavanaugh, Harold F. • Chamberlain, Paul H. Jr. • Cobleigh, Doris • Cobleigh, Herbert • Frost, Atec C. • Frost, John A. • Frost, . . . — Map (db m41826) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall — Cornwall World War I – World War II Veterans Monument
[ upper plaque ] Cornwall Honor Roll 1914 World War 1918 Peter L. Barrett • Fred J. Bate • William L. Behn • Harry W. Breen • R. William Carlson • Abraham B. Cohen • Benjamin J. Cole • Francis P. Cole • Robert T. Davison • Stanley P. . . . — Map (db m41829) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall — First Foreign Mission School
Site of the First Foreign Mission School Which from 1817 to 1826 trained young men of many races to act as Christian Missionaries among their peoples. — Map (db m41831) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall — Scion of the Charter Oak
In Memory Of Lewis S. Gannett Scion Of The Charter Oak Dedicated April 23, 1966 Cornwall Historical Society — Map (db m41825) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall — This Tree
This tree is dedicated to the people and community spirit that helped Cornwall recover from the July 10, 1989 tornado. Town leaders at that time were: Richard Dakin     First Selectman Patsy Van Doren     Selectman Steve Hedden     . . . — Map (db m41830) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall Bridge — Camp Macedonia Company 1191
To Honor The Men Of Camp Macedonia Company 1191 Established 1935 Civilian Conservation Corps 1933-1942 Created By President Franklin D. Roosevelt Renewing The Country's Natural Resources And Challenging The Human Spirit Of A . . . — Map (db m41092) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall Bridge — Francis L. Sheane Memorial
Francis L. Sheane Memorial In Memory Of A Great Sportsman Commissioner Francis L. Sheane This Memorial Is Dedicated To A Fellow Sportsman Who Devoted His Life To Improve Wildlife Restoration And To Better Fishing And Hunting . . . — Map (db m41018) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall Hollow — Major General John Sedgwick
This memorial including ordnance used in the Mexican and Civil Wars and given by the government of the United States is in honour of Major General John Sedgwick Commander of the Sixth Corps Army of the Potomac who gave his life for the preservation . . . — Map (db m37482) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), East Canaan — Birth of an Industry — The Iron Works of The 1700's — Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument
Birth of an Industry The Iron Works of The 1700's Iron forges came early to the Blackberry River, with the first Catalan forge built in 1739 downstream from this point. About this time young Samuel Forbes (1729-1827) arrived on the scene, first . . . — Map (db m41979) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), East Canaan — Casting Arch & Furnace Hearth — Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument
Casting Arch & Furnace Hearth Casting Arch This arch was used to gain access to the hearth area of the furnace. It is the largest of the four arches in the furnace structure. It is from this opening that molten iron flowed into sand molds to . . . — Map (db m41976) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), East Canaan — East Canaan Veterans Monument
[ north side ] This Memorial Was Erected By The Citizens & Friends of East Canaan Conn 1928 [ west side ] In Memory Of Those Who Answered Their Country's Call 1917 – 1918 [ east side ] In . . . — Map (db m41853) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), East Canaan — Salamander — Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument
Salamander This 10-ton chunk of iron formed in the hearth area of the furnace. While there are a number of things that can cause the formation of a salamander this one was probably due to a failure in the masonry of the hearth which allowed molten . . . — Map (db m41981) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), East Canaan — Samuel Forbes
This Land Was Deeded To The Church By Samuel Forbes As a Burying Ground In 1823 Names of the 126 Bodies Who Rest Here Are Recorded in the "Book of Rememberance." — Map (db m41854) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), East Canaan — Tuyere Arch — Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument
Tuyere Arch One of three such arches, this opening was used to route hot blast air to the furnace. Simulated piping has been installed in this arch to show how it could have looked when the furnace was in operation. Basically the piping consists of . . . — Map (db m41982) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), East Canaan — What Is This Place? — Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument
What Is This Place? Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument You are standing in front of the remains of an iron furnace. This facility, Beckley Furnace, operated from 1847 until 1919, making it one of the last of its kind to operate in the United . . . — Map (db m41975) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Falls Village — Canaan
Canaan The Town of Canaan, established in 1738, is known as Falls Village because of the Great Falls of the Housatonic where a power company dam was built in 1912-13. Early industrial prominence resulted from a saw mill and grist mill built at the . . . — Map (db m41850) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Falls Village — Falls Village Veterans Monument
[ stone on left ] Dedicated to The Honor Of Those of Our Town Who Served and Sacrificed In Love of Our Country [ bronze plaque ] World War I Alfred C. Abbe • Harry Beebe • Harry S. Blake • Alfred J. Brown • Carroll W. . . . — Map (db m41851) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Gaylordsville — Gaylordsville World War II Monument
In Honor Of Those From This Community Who Answered Their Country's Call In World War II Angell, Herbert L. • Atkins, George E. • * Collins, Harold C. • Cornwell, Elizabeth • Dahl, Frederick H. • Dodd, Thomas J. • Dolan, Edward A. • Dolan, James . . . — Map (db m41016) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — Goshen
[ front ] Goshen The town was settled in 1738 and incorporated in 1739. Many of the early residents came from Wallingford and Farmington. The Congregational Church was founded in 1740. An Episcopal society existed prior to 1776. During . . . — Map (db m30229) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — Goshen Civil War Monument
Dedicated To Our Comrades Of Goshen Who Established And Maintained Freedom For Our Country Civil War 1861 - 1865 Abbott, Newton T. • Adams, Charles G. • Adams, Lyman A. • Adams, William L. • Albin, Charles H. • Albin, William E. • Allyn, . . . — Map (db m30234) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — Goshen French and Indian War & Revolutionary War Memorial
[ front ] Dedicated To Our Comrades Of Goshen Who Established And Maintained Freedom For Our Country French And Indian War 1754 - 1763 Dibble, Joel • Doud, John • Gaylord, Timothy • Humphrey, Ashbel • Humphrey, Manna • Humphrey, . . . — Map (db m30231) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — Goshen Korean War and Vietnam War Monument
Dedicated To The Men And Women Of Goshen Who Served Their Country During The Korean War And Vietnam Eras Almstedt Joseph • Angelovich John A. • Anstett Gerald L. • Anstett Richard W. • Barker Frederic T. • Barrett John J. • Benedict Gordon • . . . — Map (db m100408) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — Goshen World War I Monument
A Tribute to The Valor of the Men of Goshen Who Fought For Freedom and Humanity In The World War 1917 – 1919 John A. Beckwith • Charles A. Bushey • Alec Cabanna • Clifford H. Colby • * Joseph Czerna • Frederick S. Dean • Harry B. . . . — Map (db m30230) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — Goshen World War II Monument
Dedicated To The Men and Women of Goshen Who Served Their Country In World War II Nasef W. Abraham • Julius S. Aeschliman • Russell Aeschliman • George Andrews • Lorrain Apley • Lyman Baldwin • William H. Benjamin • Raymond E. Bodach • Edward . . . — Map (db m30233) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — Milton F. "Mike" Dusek Memorial
In recognition of his exemplary military service in the Asiatic Pacific Campaign during World War II from April 1941 until October 1945 -- 3 1/2 years as a Prisoner of War – the American Legion Post 46 Goshen-Cornwall dedicates this plaque . . . — Map (db m30237) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — North Goshen M.E. Church Doorstep
This Doorstep Erected In Memory Of The Original Subscribers Of North Goshen M.E. Church Which Stood Here 1840 --- 1923 — Map (db m30238) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Harwinton — Harwinton
Harwinton The town was settled in 1731, named in 1732 from Harry(tford) and Win(dsor), and became incorporated in October, 1737. Located on the Hartford-Litchfield Turnpike, Harwinton was primarily an agricultural community with many part-time . . . — Map (db m29788) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Harwinton — Harwinton Veterans Memorial
Dedicated To Those Who Served Our Country World War I Balch, Walter • Casson, Walter • Delay, Edmond • Hamm, Michael Sr. • Hooper, Frederick J. • Pregna, Joseph • Pregna, William • Reynolds, Alfred H. • Weingart, Fred World War . . . — Map (db m29789) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Harwinton — Liberty Tree Memorial
Liberty Tree Memorial This American Liberty Elm was named after "The Liberty Tree: Our Country's first Symbol of Freedom." On the morning of August 14, 1765, the people of Boston awakened to discover two effigies suspended from an elm tree in . . . — Map (db m29765) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Harwinton — Watering Trough & Fountain
Watering Trough & Fountain Circa Early 1900s Memorial by Catlin Family Descendants The carved stone drinking fountain and horse watering trough provided gravity-fed spring water during the early twentieth century, whenhorses and oxen pulled the . . . — Map (db m29787) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Kent — Impressionism in Connecticut
This viewpoint extends the museum sites of the Connecticut Impressionist Art Trail – Connecticut’s Millennium Legacy Trail – to the outdoor settings that artists portrayed at the turn of the 20th century in a manner that came to be . . . — Map (db m46710) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Kent — Kent — Incorporated 1739
Flanders District, center of the First Division of land, housed the original Proprietors. Cobble Brook provided water and power for forges, tannery, cider, grist, fulling, and sawmills. Here were the first two churches, the school, general store, . . . — Map (db m37884) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Kent — Kent Soldiers' Monument
A Tribute of Honor and Gratitude to her citizens who fought for Liberty and Union 1861 – 1865 Erected by the people of Kent 1885 — Map (db m41017) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Kent — Kent Veterans Monument
To Honor All Kent Veterans Who Defended Our Country During Peace And War Korean War Ackerman John • Andrews Thomas Lester • Andrews, III Orville A. • Bartlett George H. • Bartlett Henry M. • Bartlett Rod • Becker Frank • Bertine Arthur • . . . — Map (db m41087) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Kent — Seven Hearths
Seven Hearths 1751-1754 Built by John Beebe Jr. 1919-1978 Home of George Laurence Nelson 1979-     Kent Historical Society On the National Register of Historic Places — Map (db m41090) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Lakeville — In Memory of Robert Scoville, M.A.
This Gateway Is Erected In Memory Of Robert Scoville, M.A. 1876 – 1934 For Thirty Years a Trustee Of the Hotchkiss School And its Treasurer From 1915 to 1934 His Fellow Members of the Board of Trustees Hereby Commemorate . . . — Map (db m42101) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Earliest American Law School
Earliest American Law School 1775 – 1833 Tapping Reeve And James Gould — Map (db m28522) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Homesite Of Lyman Beecher
Homesite Of Lyman Beecher Birthplace Of Henry Ward Beecher Harriet Beecher Stowe — Map (db m29093) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield
[ front ] Litchfield The "Greenwoods" or "Western Lands" of Connecticut were explored in 1715 by John Marsh of Hartford, purchased for fifteen pounds from the Potatuck Indians, who called the area "Bantam", and first settled in 1720. In . . . — Map (db m28521) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield
Litchfield Settled 1720 Oliver Wolcott Home Reeve’s Law School On South St. — Map (db m58643) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield Historic District
Litchfield Historic District Has Been Designated A Registered National Historic Landmark Under the Provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 This Site Possesses Exceptional Value In Commemorating or Illustrating The . . . — Map (db m28573) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield Korean War Monument
In Honor Of Those From Litchfield Who Served In Korean War 1950 – 1955 Raymond H. Adkins • Kenneth A. Ainger • Raymond Ainger, Jr. • Donald S. Allvin • Joseph S. Altieri • Richard W. Archer • Truman R. Archer • Wayne R. Archer • Irving W. . . . — Map (db m28425) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield Soldiers Memorial
[ south side ] Pro Patria [ east side ] Roll Of Honor Died Norman L. Barber, Co. A 8. C.V. I. Harwinton, Ct. Oct 12, 1863 Hatteras Inlet Jan. 30, 1862 Francis E. Barber, Co. E. 8. C.V. I. New Berne George W. . . . — Map (db m28426) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield Vietnam War Monument
In Honor Of Those From Litchfield Who Served In Vietnam War 1964 – 1975 George J. Acerbi • Lawrence Adkins • Ross B. Adkins • Elizabeth H. Allcroft • Jack R. Anglevich • Will E. Anglevich • Truman R. Archer • David L. Arnold • George C. . . . — Map (db m28574) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield World War I Monument
In Honor Of The Men Of Litchfield Who Rendered Service In The World War 1917 – 1919 Duval Allen • Paul Allen, Jr. • Leslie F. Andrews • Stanley Axelby • William Axelby • Charles I. Bachman • George H. Baldwin • Robert L. Baldwin • . . . — Map (db m28424) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield World War II Monument
In Honor Of Those From Litchfield Who Served In World War II 1941 – 1947 [ 480 names are listed, front and back. The stars next to the following names indicate they gave their lives. ] Baldi, Albert M. • Banker, Douglas • Bigenwalt, . . . — Map (db m28853) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Mustered Out
Mustered Out 35 grave stones of Civil War soldiers surround the monument. 4 large cannon balls mark the corners of the plot.Map (db m31160) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Oliver Wolcott Jr. Home
Oliver Wolcott Jr. Home Presented By Helen J. Fitzgerald to the Litchfield Historical Society In Loving Memory Of Her Husband Harold Fitzgerald 1878 - 1948 — Map (db m28400) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Site of Church of Lyman Beecher
Here Stood The Church In Which Lyman Beecher Preached 1810 – 1826 One Half Mile North Stood The Home Where Were Born Harriet Beecher Stowe – 1811 Henry Ward Beecher – 1813 Erected By The Litchfield County University . . . — Map (db m28520) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Site of Pierce Academy
Site of Pierce Academy In 1792 Sarah Pierce Opened First Academy For Girls in America — Map (db m29128) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Site of Recruiting Tent
Site Of Recruiting Tent For 19th Conn Vol. Infy August 1862 — Map (db m28430) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Wadhams Brothers Memorial
[ west side ] Wadhams The battle is fought, the victory won. Rest, Soldiers, Rest. [ north side ] Edward Wadhams 1st Sergt. Co. E. 8. Regt. C.V. Killed near Fort Darling Va. May 16, 1864 Aged 27 [ . . . — Map (db m31161) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Morris — Morris
[ front ] Morris Originally called South Farms, this area was settled in the 1720's as part of the frontier town of Litchfield. The land was surveyed by Captaiin John Marsh in 1715 and was purchased for fifteen pounds from the bantam . . . — Map (db m28399) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Morris — White Memorial Foundation
In Memory Of Margaret Whitlock White 1869-1941 Alain Campbell White 1880-1951 Through whose generosity and foresight the White Memorial Foundation was created to hold in trust for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations . . . — Map (db m58644) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Hartford — First Meeting House
On this plot was raised in 1739, the first meeting house of New Hartford and on these very foundations the second church was built in 1829. After 1854 it was no longer used as a place of worship and was finally removed in 1929. For . . . — Map (db m102033) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Hartford — New Hartford Remembers
New Hartford Remembers Those Who Served In The 1917 World War 1919 Adams Edwin C • Banfield William G • Bartolucci Antonio • Brennan Daniel • Brochu Andrew • Brochu Joseph • Brown Nicoll • Caine Howard P • Caine William H Jr • Carlo Michael • . . . — Map (db m29846) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Hartford — New Hartford Soldiers Memorial
[ south side ] Erected 1892 To The Memory Of New Hartford Soldiers And Sailors, Who Served In The War Of The Rebellion. 1861.     1865. [ east side ] 17th Conn. Infantry Francis E. Coe 12th . . . — Map (db m29794) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Hartford — Satan’s Kingdom — Farmington River: Wild & Scenic
In this Area in the Past..... Prehistorically, the mountains at Satan’s Kingdom blocked water flow, creating a lake extending northwest for several miles. Geological forces later forced water to cut through the rock, to form the gorge through . . . — Map (db m93816) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Bridgeport Wood Finishing Company — 1881 – 1927 — State of Connecticut Archaeological Preserve
About Bridgeport Wood Finishing Company . . . The New Milford site at Great Falls was one of the best unused waterpower sites in Connecticut with three principal advantages when Bridgeport Wood Finishing Company began acquiring property in this . . . — Map (db m22749) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Falls Bridge
By the 1890’s New Milford’s old wooden bridges had outlived their usefulness, considering their age, the increasing amount of traffic and the coming of the horseless carriage. A sturdy and very ornate iron bridge, built by the Berlin Iron Bridge . . . — Map (db m22740) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Home Site Of Roger Sherman
Marker on New Milford Town Hall building:On the site of this building once lived Roger Sherman Born 1721 – Died 1793 One of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence ************* Placed by the Roger Sherman Chapter . . . — Map (db m20922) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Lincoln Herm
[ On the North plaque ] 1912 The Gift of Edward Williams Marsh Captain of Company –M-Second Connecticut Volunteers Heavy Artillery To the Town of New Milford In Loving Memory of the Soldiers and Sailors Of the Union Army . . . — Map (db m23071) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Lover’s Leap State Park
Highlights of Lover’s Leap State Park New Milford, CT Lover’s Leap State Park is located in southern New Milford. The Housatonic River flows through the park and forms the headwaters of Lake Lillinonah. This historic 140 acre park began in . . . — Map (db m22739) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — New Milford
Front This beautiful valley known to the Potatuck Indians as Weantinock, was purchased from them in 1703 by a company of individuals chiefly from Milford, Connecticut, hence the name New Milford. Its earliest white inhabitant, Zachariah . . . — Map (db m22750) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — New Milford Civil War Memorial
This tablet is dedicated In Commemoration Of The Men of New Milford who served their country in the Civil War 1861 – 1865 Charles F. Anderson • James Atkins • Andrew E. Bailey • Joseph A. Bailey • David A. Baldwin • Francis E. . . . — Map (db m21003) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — New Milford Veterans Monument
In Recognition of Service Rendered To Our Country by Men and Women Of New Milford Connecticut During National Crises — Map (db m23073) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — New Milford WW I Memorial
This tablet is dedicated In Commemoration Of The Men of New Milford who served their country in the World War 1917 – 1919 Edwin H. Acker • Frank W. Adams • F.A. Franklin Anderson • George Anderson • Andrew B. Armstrong • Robert L. . . . — Map (db m20918) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — New Milford WW II Memorial
Town of New Milford In memory of those who gave their lives in World War II William H. Adams • Frederick N. Aldrich • Albert J. Boucher • Judson T. Holmes • Fernald J. Hillman • George E. Keach • Charles L. Marsh • Rolli C. Marsh • . . . — Map (db m21004) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Ships Bell of the U.S.S. Pittsburgh
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Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Space Shuttle Tire
Space Shuttle Discovery Main Landing Gear Tire Mission Duration    10 Days Distance Traveled    4.1 million miles Maximum Altitude    360 statute miles Tire Rollout Distance    7,066 feet Tire Rollout Time    60 seconds . . . — Map (db m70963) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Preston — A Memorial To The Soldiers Who Served
[ east side ] A Memorial To The Soldiers Who Served Faithfully and Honorably In The Civil War 1861 – 1865 ----------- Erected by a Comrade Major Walter Burnham [ west side ] Buried In This . . . — Map (db m29173) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Norfolk — Mills - Emerson House
1806 Built By Michael F. Mills ---------------- Later the Home Of Rev. Ralph Emerson Second Pastor of The Church 1816 – 1829 — Map (db m29684) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Norfolk — Norfolk
[ front ] Norfolk In the heart of the Green Woods on what was later the Hartford-Albany Turnpike, Norfolk was settled in 1744 by Cornelius Brown of Windsor. The town was incorporated in 1758 with forty-four voters at the first town . . . — Map (db m29687) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Norfolk — Norfolk Soldiers Monument
[ west face ] To The Memory Of The Soldiers From This Town Who Died For Their Country In The War Of The Rebellion Adjt. Samuel C. Barnum   Died June 15, 1864. Lieut. Hiram D. Gaylord   Nov. 18, 1863 Corp. Theodore S. Bates   . . . — Map (db m29688) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Norfolk — Norfolk Veterans Monument
[ left plaque ] Korea 1950     1953 Anstett, John W. • Barbour, Frederick S. • Bazzano, John C. • Beecher, Casil W., Jr. • Bennett, James A. • Blatz, William A. • Bruey, Lyle D. • Capocefalo, John A., Jr. • Colwell, Leo F. • Cook, . . . — Map (db m30015) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Norfolk — Norfolk World War I Monument
[ south plaque ] 1917 The World War 1918 In honor of those who gave and those who offered their lives for liberty the people of Norfolk have built this monument and crowned it with The Liberty Bell in the faith that it will . . . — Map (db m29685) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Norfolk — The Norfolk Academy
Built 1840 for The Norfolk Academy later used as the Town Hall & Jail Since 1960 The Norfolk Historical Museum — Map (db m29686) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), North Canaan — John F. Bianchi
In Memory Of John F. Bianchi 1921 - 1976 In Recognition Of His 26 years of Service To the Little League — Map (db m42042) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), North Canaan — North Canaan
“ . . . a green and pleasant land where the mountain laurel blooms.” – WILBUR L. CROSS North Canaan was once part of the Town of Canaan, established in 1738. Settlers, whose families were of Dutch and English origin, . . . — Map (db m37885) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), North Canaan — North Canaan Korean - World War II – Vietnam Veterans Monument
[ left plaque ] North Canaan Honor Roll Korean Conflict June 27, 1950 to July 27, 1954 Amphlett James • Bechetti Frank • Baldesseri Remo J • Baldwin Lester • Ball Bert J 3rd • Bartlett Gerald L • Bathrick Richard G • Beaujon Leroy Y • . . . — Map (db m42039) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), North Canaan — North Canaan Veterans Monument
[ east side ] This Tablet Is Reverently Inscribed to the Memory Of Those Who Went From That Part Of The Town of Canaan Which Later Became North Canaan, And Who, With Valor and Patriotism, Defended the Flag of Our Country In . . . — Map (db m42098) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Northfield — Northfield Soldiers Memorial
[ south side ] "That the generations to come might know them." Lincoln Lieut. Horace Hubbard Co. H. 2. C.H.A. killed Bat. Winchester Va. Sept. 19, 1864 Ζ. 33. Hiram T. Cooley Co. D. 2. C.H.A. killed Bat. . . . — Map (db m28116) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Oakville — Oakville World War II Memorial
Large Plaque: Dedicated to the honor and sacrifice of our men and women who served our country in World War II Honor Roll (646 names are listed. 23 with stars who did not return.) Erected to record their names by the citizens of . . . — Map (db m19227) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Pine Meadow — Liberty Tree Memorial
This American Liberty Elm was named after “The Liberty Tree: Our Country’s first Symbol of Freedom.” On the morning of August 14, 1765, the people of Boston awakened to discover two effigies suspended from an elm tree in protest of the . . . — Map (db m93049) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Pine Meadow — New Hartford
In 1732 the Connecticut General Assembly gave Hartford and Windsor permission to establish seven towns in the colony’s Western Lands. New Hartford was given to 182 Hartford taxpayers who became the new town’s proprietors. They organized and hired . . . — Map (db m92607) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Constitution Oak
Constitution Oak In 1902, Connecticut held a constitutional convention. Each town was given a pin oak to honor the event. This tree is one of the few remaining. — Map (db m28119) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — First Congregational Church of Plymouth
First Congregational Church of Plymouth The First Congregational Church had its beginnings as the Ecclesiastical Society of Northbury, established in 1739. The first meetinghouse was completed during the 1760s. The second meetinghouse was . . . — Map (db m90830) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Greystone Falls — Ireland, Hoadleyville, Greystone — Plymouth, CT
Eli Terry was born April 13, 1772. In 1793 Eli Terry moved to Plymouth where he was involved in the production of wooden movement clocks. Due to Terry's manufacturing techniques, clocks became affordable to the American household. In . . . — Map (db m90894) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Loyal Sons and Daughters — of the Town of Plymouth, Connecticut
1917-1918 1941-1945 Dedicated to the loyal sons and daughters of Plymouth, Connecticut, who served their country during World Wars I and II. Erected though the generosity of Judge Andrew W. Granniss, 1953 — Map (db m29861) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Plymouth
Plymouth First settled in the 1720's on land acquired from the Tunxis Indians, the Town of Plymouth, originally named Northbury, was incorporated in 1795. It includes the communities of Plymouth, Terryville, Pequabuck (formerly Susanville), East . . . — Map (db m28095) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Plymouth Burying Ground — 1747
Plymouth Burying Ground 1747 National Register of Historic Places Here lie buried Veterans of the French and Indian War, the Revolutionary War, and the War of 1812. The gravestones are in rows running north and south. The bodies were placed . . . — Map (db m90734) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Plymouth Center School
Plymouth Center School Plymouth Center School (right side of top photo) stood on this site from 1900 to 1952. It was built for $6,330, and did not include indoor plumbing. There was an outhouse with separate sections for the boys, girls, and . . . — Map (db m90736) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Plymouth Soldiers Memorial
[ south side ] Lincoln Erected to Perpetuate the Memory Of Those Who Lost Their Lives In The War of 1861 Chaplain James Averill • Lieut. E. J. Candee • Lieut. H. Hubbard • Sgt. W.A. Bishop • Sgt. H.D. Bishop • Sgt. D.B. Wooster • . . . — Map (db m28097) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Site Of St. Peter’s Church
Site Of St. Peter’s Church 1796 - 1915 (panel next to the marker) St. Peter’s Episcopal Church St. Peter's Episcopal parish was organized in 1740 by eleven families who longed for their beloved Church of England. They built . . . — Map (db m90730) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Riverton — In Honor of Lambert Hitchcock
In Honor of Lambert Hitchcock, (1795 – 1852), this village was once known as Hitchcocks-ville. Here he originated his chairs & cabinet furniture with Sheraton influence and in 1826 built his water powered mill employing a . . . — Map (db m29887) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Riverton — Lambert Hitchcock
In This Factory Lambert Hitchcock Made His Famous Hitchcock Chairs 1826 - 1840 — Map (db m29855) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Riverton — Riverton
-- Riverton -- Northeastern Gateway to the Litchfield Hills Old Hartford – Albany Stage Route Home of Hitchcock Chairs One Mile to Peoples Forest 1 1/2 Miles to Site of Barkhamsted Lighthouse Home Of L.A. Cooke War Governor Col. . . . — Map (db m29856) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Riverton — Riverton — Farmington River: Wild & Scenic
In this Area in the Past..... Since the 1820’s Riverton has been a vibrant part of the town of Barkhamsted. Riverton is located at the confluence of the Farmington and Still Rivers, which at one time provided the opportunity for water power . . . — Map (db m102107) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — Brian E. Tierney Preserve — Roxbury Land Trust
This Land Has Been Given To The Roxbury Land Trust In Memory Of Sp4 Brian E. Tierney Who Gave His Life At Age Nineteen In Loyal Service To His Country In Vietnam. He Was Awarded The Distinguished Service Cross For Extraordinary Heroism . . . — Map (db m82662) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — Cadet Charles K. Hodge
To The Memory Of Cadet Charles K. Hodge of the U.S. Military Academy And A Member Of The Third Class Of 1839-40 [ north side ] He Died Suddenly Whilst On A Visit To His Parents At Roxbury Conn. on the Thirty First Of . . . — Map (db m43515) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — Col. Seth Warner Monument
North Face:Col. Seth Warner of the Army of the Revolution Born in Roxbury, CT May 17, 1743 A resident of Bennington, VT from 1765 to 1784 Died in his native parish Dec 25, 1784 West Face:Captor of Crown Point Commander of the . . . — Map (db m20320) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — Mine Hill Preserve — A place of Natural, Geologic and Industrial Heritage
Recognized on the National Register of Historic Places, Mine Hill is the site of a 19th century iron mine and furnace complex. The Roxbury Land Trust acquired the 360-acre preserve in 1978. The significant stone and brick structural remains of the . . . — Map (db m20555) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — Roxbury
1713 - First structure by white settlers built near Shepaug River. 1732 - 33 – First meeting house erected. Old Roxbury Road. 1743 – Roxbury parish established by Connecticut General Assembly. Birthplace of three cousins of . . . — Map (db m17761) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — Roxbury Veterans Monument
The Town of Roxbury Honors Her Sons & Daughters Who Served During Times of War World War I John Francis Acton • Percy Peck Beardsley • John Milo Bolt • John Grimes Butler • Robert Callahan • Harold Collins • John H. Collins • Richard W. . . . — Map (db m43513) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — Roxbury WW II Veterans Marker
In memory of those who served in World War II from Roxbury, Conn. Killed In Action David A. Barker • Harold C. Collins • Paul C. MacDonald Served James M. Acton, Jr. • James McK. Beatty • Harold Beers • John J. Berger • Murray G. Bernays . . . — Map (db m20344) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — The Orzech Family Preserve
This 112-Acre Parcel Has Been Preserved In Perpetuity Since Sept. 11, 2002 By The Roxbury Land Trust Edward F. and Elizabeth M. Orzech Whose Family Established Their Farm Here In 1924 — Map (db m42529) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Salisbury — Bear Mountain, Connecticut
This Monument Marks The Highest Ground In Connecticut 2354 Feet Above The Sea Built A.D. 1885 Owen Travis Mason — Map (db m98939) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Salisbury — Central New England Railroad
Central New England Railroad This is the roadbed for a single-track railroad originally running from Hartford to Millerton constructed in 1871. In 1888 the tracks were extended to the Poughkeepsie Bridge, making it the main trunk line across the . . . — Map (db m42043) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Salisbury — Nation's First Public Library
Nation's First Public Library In 1803, Caleb Bingham established in Salisbury the first library in the United States open to the public free of charge. The collection was expressly created for use by young people nine to sixteen years of age . . . — Map (db m42100) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Salisbury — Salisbury
Salisbury The Town of Salisbury was incorporated in 1741. The Congregational meeting house, built 1749-1751, in the exact center of the town, survives as the core of the present Town Hall. The original agrcultural settlement was rich in iron ore . . . — Map (db m42047) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Salisbury — Salisbury Academy
Salisbury Academy In 1833 a committee of local citizens raised $1,250 to build this structure to house a new school. Tuition was $3 per eleven-week term for English studies and $4 for per term for Classics. An announcement for the 1839-40 school . . . — Map (db m42046) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Salisbury — Salisbury Soldiers' Monument
[ south side ] To Her Loyal Sons Who Fought for The Union, Salisbury Erects this Memorial. 1891 Cold Harbor Olustee [ east side ] 2nd Conn. Vol's. Ramsey George W. 1st Conn. Heavy Art. Jarvis Samuel F. . . . — Map (db m42044) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Salisbury — Salisbury Veterans Monument
Honoring The Men and Women Of Salisbury Conn Who Served Their Country During Past Wars [ left plaque ] World War I Harry Ablahadian • Paul H. Andrews • Chester Atkins • Marvin L. Atkins • George Ball • William F. Bannahan • William . . . — Map (db m42099) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Salisbury — The Old Burying Ground
The Old Burying Ground Earliest in Salisbury Center Given May 29, 1750 by Robert Walker of Stratford Connecticut One of Salisbury's Original Proprietors Earliest Dated Stone – Dr. Wade Clark – August 6 1750 Latest – . . . — Map (db m42045) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Sharon — Dedicated to the Men and Women of Sharon
Dedicated In Grateful Tribute To The Men And Women Of Sharon Who Have Served Our Country Since The Founding Of The Town In 1739 — Map (db m42126) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Sharon — Sharon
Sharon The first grant of land in Sharon, later known as the "Jackson Patent" near Amenia Union, was surveyed in 1732, at which time the boundaries of the Town were established. The patent was granted in 1734 by the General Assembly of the Colony . . . — Map (db m42122) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Sharon — Sharon Clock Tower — In Memory of Emily Butler Ogden Wheeler
. . . — Map (db m42123) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Sharon — Sharon Soldiers' Monument
Erected by The Town of Sharon In memory of the brave men who enlisted from this Township in the War of the Rebellion and fell in the struggle to maintain the Union Anno Domini MDCCCLXXXV [ east side ] Dwight Studley . . . — Map (db m42121) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Sharon — Sharon Veterans Monument
Revolutionary War Abel David • Abel Sluman • Abel William • Ackley Ariel • Ackley David • Ackley Jude • Ackley Thomas Jr • Ady Thomas • Allen Amos • Allen Ichabod • Ames Samuel • Andrews Abraham • Avery Daniel • Avery William • Bailey Joseph • . . . — Map (db m58331) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Sharon — Site of the 2nd House of Worship
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Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — 1835 Highway Marker
1835 Highway Marker Monuments were placed at one mile intervals starting from the State Housse in Hartford. Tollgates were located at these markers. — Map (db m90663) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — Dorence Atwater, Plymouth's Civil War Hero
Dorence Atwater, Plymouth's Civil War Hero Dorence Atwater grew up in the Terryville section of Plymouth. He enlisted in the union Army in 1861 and was captured by Confederate forces in 1863. In February 1864, he was moved to the infamous . . . — Map (db m28053) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — East Plymouth and St. Matthew’s Cemetery
The History of the East Plymouth and St. Matthew's Cemetery East Plymouth (also known as East Church), located at the boundary convergence of Bristol, Plymouth and Harwinton, became a distinct community largely because of events occurring in . . . — Map (db m90893) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — James Johnson House
. . . — Map (db m90833) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — Original Date Stone — Eagle Lock Company
Original Date Stone from Eagle Lock Company Office Building 1889 - 1979 — Map (db m28094) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — Plymouth Veterans Monument
Dedicated In Memory Of The Men And Women Of The Town Of Plymouth, Conn. Who Served Their Country In World War I World War II Korean War [ center tablet ] The Following Made The Supreme Sacrifice World War . . . — Map (db m28343) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — Plymouth Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Vietnam 1961 – 1975 Six Men Gave Their Lives Dunn, Richard E. • Esten, John E. • Manarel, Charles R. • Mclellan, Arthur C. • Micloskey, Ken E. • Mitchell, Robert W. Acker, Robert E. • Albert, Paul A. • Albright, Barry L. • . . . — Map (db m77669) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — Terryville Congregational Church Bell
This Bell Rang In The Original Terryville Congregational Church Bell Tower Until 1967 When The Structure Was Destroyed By Fire. — Map (db m37329) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — Terryville Soldiers Memorial
[ inscribed on the west side of the granite obelisk ] Soldiers [ north plaque ] Capt. Edward H. Mix   Co. B 16th C.V.   Drowned in Albemarle Sound   March 7, 1864, Aged 25 Capt. Edwin Post   Co. B U.S.C.T.   Killed at Deep . . . — Map (db m28055) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — The Eli Terry Jr. Water Wheel
The Eli Terry Jr. Water Wheel is believed to be one of only two water wheels of its type in the United States. Originally it supplied power to the Terry Clock Shop located on this property. In the early 1830's the manufacture of locks began. By . . . — Map (db m90349) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Terryville — The Old Terryville Cemetery
The Old Terryville Cemetery features the graves of over 120 of Terryville's earliest residents. The earliest grave is believed to be Francis A. Lewis, who died May 5th, 1832 at the age of one year and five months. The families interred here . . . — Map (db m90665) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Fr. Michael J. McGivney
In Loving Memory Of Fr. Michael J. McGivney 1852 – 1890 Founder of the Knights of Columbus March 29, 18882 Pastor of St. Thomas Church, Thomaston 1884 – 1890 Founder of the Atlantic Council No. 18 April 8, 1885 This . . . — Map (db m28121) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Hillside Cemetery Veterans Memorial
Dedicated To The Memory Of Those Who Served Their Country In All Wars — Map (db m28140) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston
[ front ] Thomaston Originally part of the Farmington Proprietors' purchase in 1684 of Mattatuck Plantation, the Thomaston area achieved independence in 1739, being set off as the Northbury Parish. In 1780 Northbury and Westbury united . . . — Map (db m28139) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston Revolutionary Soldiers
. . . — Map (db m28141) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston Soldiers Memorial
Erected 1902 Erected By C.L. Russell Post, No. 68, G.A.R. And Citizens, In Commemoration Of The Soldiers Who Served In The Civil War [ battle names inscribed on the column ] Cold Harbor • Gettysburg • Cedar Creek • . . . — Map (db m28135) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston Veterans Monument
Town Of Thomaston Dedicated In Honor Of Those Who Served [ far left tablet ] Wars And Conflicts Braucci, Andrew D.   Vietnam • Dipesa, John A.   Persian Gulf • Duffany, Lawrence F.   Vietnam • Grabherr, Edward T.   Vietnam • . . . — Map (db m28575) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston World War I Memorial
1917 Honor Roll 1918 In Memory of The Heroes of Thomaston Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice in the World War Clifford R. Fench • Alexander Crecorek • George V. Lawson • Adam Simoski • William J. Ryan Erected By Thomaston Tercentenary . . . — Map (db m90381) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston World War I Monument
Roll of Honor Dedicated by the Town of Thomaston To Those Who Served Their Country In The World War ( column 1 ) Army Emil A. Albicker • Malcolm E. Aldrich • Alexander Anderson • Harold F. Anderson • Sherwood Vernon Ariel • Ardis E. . . . — Map (db m28137) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston’s Three Tower Clocks
Thomaston’s Three Tower Clocks In 1872 Seth Thomas Clock Company began manufacturing Tower Clocks. Considered to be a sample of high quality workmanship and an ingenious mechanical feat, Tower Clocks are an architecturally important finger-print of . . . — Map (db m90351) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — 1902 Constitutional Convention Pin Oak Tree
In 1902 delegates from all 168 towns in Connecticut met in Hartford for a state Constitutional Convention. Torrington's delegate to the Convention was Orasmus R. Fyler. Each delegate received a Pin Oak tree seedling from the USDA bureau of Plant . . . — Map (db m30184) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Coe Memorial Park
Coe Memorial Park The Homestead Of Lyman Wetmore Coe and his wife Eliza Seymour Coe Given in Their Memory to the Town of Torrington By their Children Edward Turner Coe • Ella Seymour Coe • Adelaide Coe Godfrey • ------------- To make . . . — Map (db m30097) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Forever Mourned / Forever Honored
The men and women who served in the Armed Forces now at rest in these consecrated grounds — Map (db m56061) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Forever Mourned / Forever Honored
The men and women who served in the armed forces now at rest in these hallowed grounds — Map (db m56062) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Hotchkiss-Fyler House
Given for the use of the Torrington Historical Society by Gertrude Fyler Hotchkiss in memory of her parents Orsamus R. Fyler and Mary E. Fyler, and her husband Edward H. Hotchkiss Sept. 17, 1956 — Map (db m30183) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — James Alldis House
This Property Has Been Placed On The National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The Interior — Map (db m30185) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — John Brown Birthplace
John Brown, the abolitionist, was born at this site on May 9, 1800. He dedicated his life to ending slavery in the United States. Brown became a spokesperson for those abolitionists who believed that slavery could only be eliminated by force. He is . . . — Map (db m30187) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — McCall Foundation
McCall Foundation Has Been Placed On The National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The Interior Circa 1915 — Map (db m30182) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — The Flood of August 19, 1955
"So numerous were the many acts of heroism, rescue of the sick and invalid, neighbors' concern for neighbors, that it would be impossible to chronicle them with slighting someone deserving of great credit." - Torrington Register, August 26, . . . — Map (db m54559) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — To Honor The Men Of Camp Wolcott
To Honor The Men Of Camp Wolcott Company 176 Established 1933 Civilian Conservation Corps 1933-1942 Created By President Franklin D. Roosevelt Renewing The Country's Natural Resources And Chellenging The Human Spirit Of A Nation . . . — Map (db m30242) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington
Named in 1732 for Torrington in Devonshire, England, this was one of the townships of the Western Lands allotted to Windsor. Since the early settlers were taxpayers in that town, their shares in the division of land depended upon the amount of taxes . . . — Map (db m56057) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington Soldiers Memorial
. . . — Map (db m30099) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington Veterans Memorial
This Memorial Records The Devotion Of The Sons And Daughters Of Torrington Who In The Hour Of Need Gave Their Services To Their Country Putting Honor And Duty Above Safety They Sought Not Glory But The Good Of Their Country And . . . — Map (db m30459) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington Vietnam Monument
Dedicated To The Men And Women Of Torrington Who Honorably Served Their Country During The Vietnam Era, 1964 To May 1975. Particularly Those Who Served In Vietnam And Especially Those Who Died There. — Map (db m30103) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — VFW 155mm Howitzer
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9086   Torrington, CT. 155mm Howitzer Presented to the City of Torrington All Veterans Memorial 1995 [ lower plaque ] M114A2   Howitzer, Medium Towed   155mm Cannon Max Range:   30, 000 . . . — Map (db m30101) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Warrenton Woolen Mill
Warrenton Woolen Mill 839 Main Street, Torrington CT Erected 1908 Listed On The National Register of Historic Places 1987 Renovated Into The Warrenton Mill Condominium 1988 — Map (db m30186) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — World’s First Condensed Milk Factory
Site of The World's First Condensed Milk Factory Established By Gail Borden — Map (db m37331) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Warren — Warren
[ front ] Warren This area was settled in 1737 as part of the Town of Kent. A separate ecclesiastical society called the Society of East Greenwich, established in 1750, led to the founding of a church in 1756 and a separate town in . . . — Map (db m29171) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Warren — Warren Veterans Memorial
This Memorial Stands In Honor Of All The Men And Women From The Town Of Warren Who Served Our Country In Times Of War — Map (db m29172) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Washington — Gunn Memorial Library
Frederick William Gunn and Abigail Brinsmade, his wife were for many years teachers by precept and example, of truth, honor, and loving kindness. Their influence was ennobling and far-reaching. Earnest and unselfish in their lives they . . . — Map (db m40922) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Washington — Washington
Side A This township includes the villages of Woodville, New Preston, Marbledale, Washington, and Washington Depot. The eastern section, first settled by Joseph Hurlbut in 1734, was known as the Parish of Judea and belonged to Woodbury. The . . . — Map (db m17437) HM

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