- The Museum in the Streets -
— Danbury, Connecticut —In the spring of the year 1685, the first permanent settlement of Danbury was made. The eight determined families of Samuel Benedict, James Benedict, Thomas Barnum, Judah Gregory, Thomas Taylor, John Hoyt, Francis Bushnell and James Beebe settled near the Still River between two hills, now known as Town Hill on the east and Deer Hill on the west.
|Placed By||Danbury Museum & Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 6:30am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 629435 N 4583621|
|Decimal Degrees||41.39371667, -73.45173333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 23.623', W 73° 27.104'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 23' 37.38" N, 73° 27' 6.24" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 190 Main St, Danbury CT 06810, US|
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