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(Centerbrook) (Ivoryton)

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Essex, Connecticut, USA

Essex hosts an annual Groundhog Day parade, usually on the Sunday before Groundhog's Day.

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  • The Griswold Inn in Essex, which opened in 1776, is one of the oldest continuously operated inns in the country.

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  • In 1814, Essex was the target of a large British raid in one of the most costly battles of the War of 1812.

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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Old Grist Mill
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Piano Key and Action Works, Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Residence of R.H. Comstock, Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Birds Eye View of the Ivory Shop, Ivoryton, Conn.
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    Bracket Shop, Centrebrook, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    C.C. and Cos. Ivory Works, Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Key Board Factory, Front View, Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Comstock Cheney Hall, Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Brush Factory, Centerbrook, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Old Mill on Falls River
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Hotel De Ivory, Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Comstock Cheney Co. Works, Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    The Tiley Pratt Co. Works, Essex, Conn., 1911
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Mill Pond, Centre Brook, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Ivory Factory and Lake. Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Ernst Bischoff Company, Ivoryton, Conn.
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  • Essex, Connecticut, USA
    Looby's Factory, Centerbrook, Conn.
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Old Photos, Pictures, Advertisements and Postcards from Essex, Connecticut, USA


Essex, Connecticut, USA

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Old Grist Mill
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
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Piano Key and Action Works, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Residence of R.H. Comstock, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Birds Eye View of the Ivory Shop, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Bracket Shop, Centrebrook, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
C.C. and Cos. Ivory Works, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Key Board Factory, Front View, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Comstock Cheney Hall, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Brush Factory, Centerbrook, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Old Mill on Falls River
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Hotel De Ivory, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Comstock Cheney Co. Works, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
The Tiley Pratt Co. Works, Essex, Conn., 1911
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Mill Pond, Centre Brook, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Ivory Factory and Lake. Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Ernst Bischoff Company, Ivoryton, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Essex, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Looby's Factory, Centerbrook, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

History, News and Stories of Essex, Connecticut, USA

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  • The Griswold Inn in Essex, which opened in 1776, is one of the oldest continuously operated inns in the country.

    courant.com
  • In 1814, Essex was the target of a large British raid in one of the most costly battles of the War of 1812.

    courant.com

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