Company Street (Fireback Row)

Company Street (Fireback Row) (HMHV9)

Location: Redding, CT 06896 Fairfield County
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N 41° 20.349', W 73° 22.959'

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— Putnam Memorial State Park —

The enlisted men's encampment consisted of 116 log huts set in a double row for almost a quarter mile down the company street. The only above ground remains of those huts today are the piles of collapsed stone chimneys. Each stone pile of "fireback" marks the location of a 1778 log hut.
The huts were 12x16 feet. Each hut was occupied by twelve soldiers.
HM NumberHMHV9
Marker Number6
Year Placed2009
Placed ByFriends & Neighbors of Putnam Park
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 3:15am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 635324 N 4577668
Decimal Degrees41.33915000, -73.38265000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 20.349', W 73° 22.959'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 20' 20.94" N, 73° 22' 57.54" W
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Area Code(s)860, 203
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 81-95 Putnam Park Rd, Redding CT 06896, US
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