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Brian E. Tierney Preserve Marker image, Touch for more information
By Michael Herrick, April 23, 2015
Brian E. Tierney Preserve Marker
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

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