Chester-Hadlyme Ferry

Chester-Hadlyme Ferry (HM1KT9)

Location: Lyme, CT 06371 New London County
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N 41° 25.208', W 72° 25.68'

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State Historic Landmark

For over two hundred years the Chester-Hadlyme Ferry has provided public transportation at this site. The first crossing was initiated by Johnathan Warner of Chester in 1769. Known as Warner's Ferry, it was privately operated until 1877 when it became a town facility. This is the second oldest ferry in continuous use in Connecticut and has been owned and operated by the State Department of Transportation since 1917.
Reproduced from a plaque located
on the Chester side, dedicated in 1976
1976
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HM NumberHM1KT9
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Year Placed1976
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, May 31st, 2015 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 714938 N 4588590
Decimal Degrees41.42013333, -72.42800000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 25.208', W 72° 25.68'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 25' 12.48" N, 72° 25' 40.8" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)860
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 145-165 CT-148, Lyme CT 06371, US
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