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Avon [NOOK Book]

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Once known as Northington, a northern parish of Farmington, Avon was incorporated in 1830 after the construction of the Farmington Canal. Located at the juncture of the Albany Turnpike, the Farmington Canal, and later the Farmington Canal Railroad, Avon became a transportation and commercial center of considerable importance through the 19th century.
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Avon

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Overview

Once known as Northington, a northern parish of Farmington, Avon was incorporated in 1830 after the construction of the Farmington Canal. Located at the juncture of the Albany Turnpike, the Farmington Canal, and later the Farmington Canal Railroad, Avon became a transportation and commercial center of considerable importance through the 19th century.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781439610541
  • Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
  • Publication date: 9/18/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 128
  • File size: 47 MB
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Meet the Author


Author Nora Howard grew up in Avon and is executive director of the Avon Historical Society. She holds an M.A. in American studies from George Washington University, was a Smithsonian Institution Research Fellow, and has written extensively on local history. Past director of the Wethersfield Historical Society, she published Stories of Wethersfield in 1997. Her work has won awards from the American Association for State and Local History and the Connecticut League of Historical Societies. She is historian at the First Church of Christ, Wethersfield, and historical columnist for Avon Life.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 3, 2014

    Britta 6:00 a.m.

    Of course somebody's proposing to her, again xD and then they'll be divorced the next day, again. I just woke up and have to shave, eat breakfast, and get dressed. And finish packing some things. My grandma has wifi so I think I'll be taking my nook with me. Talk to you girlies later. &#9836

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    Posted July 8, 2014

    To Britta

    We are at the next res. Sky got locked out o.o

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 7, 2013

    Avon

    Yo peps im from avon

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