Ancient Trading Path

Ancient Trading Path (HMBJD)

Location: Woodbury, CT 06798 Litchfield County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 31.773', W 73° 12.247'

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In past times the ancient paths in Connecticut were formed by large animals as they moved with the seasons and migrated to salt deposits. The Native Americans followed these same paths as they hunted these animals, traded with other tribes and also made war in troubled times. European colonials found these paths and used them to trade and migrate into the interior of this state and new nation. This foot path, Main Street, was used by local tribes as they traded and hunted, and colonials as they migrated and settled this area.Erected by the National Society Daughters of the American Colonists. Project of the 2000-2003 Administration Mary Ann Groom Hepler, National President Caryl S. Stratton, State Regent
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Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 6:53pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 649824 N 4599101
Decimal Degrees41.52955000, -73.20411667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 31.773', W 73° 12.247'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 31' 46.38" N, 73° 12' 14.82" W
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Area Code(s)203
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 543-653 GAR Highway, Woodbury CT 06798, US
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