Chester-Hadlyme Ferry

Chester-Hadlyme Ferry (HM15OQ)

Location: Chester, CT 06412 Middlesex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 25.137', W 72° 26.054'

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Second Oldest Ferry on the Connecticut River

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.
HM NumberHM15OQ
Year Placed1976
Placed ByErected by the American Revolution Bicentennial Committee of Chester
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Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 8:55pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 714421 N 4588443
Decimal Degrees41.41895000, -72.43423333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 25.137', W 72° 26.054'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 25' 8.22" N, 72° 26' 3.24" W
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Area Code(s)860
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 40-98 CT-148, Chester CT 06412, US
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