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Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Rockville, Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut, USA

Rockville is a village in the town of Vernon.




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  • In 1821, Colonel Francis McLean built the first textile mill in what is now Rockville in partnership with George and Allyn Kellogg and Ralph Talcott, next to a spot known as "the Rock" with capital of $16,000.

    www.wikipedia.org


  • 1854 - Rockville
    Rockville, a flourishing post-village in Vernon township, Tolland co. of Connecticut, on Hockanum river, about 12 miles N. E. from Hartford. It...Read MORE...


  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Eldredge & Adams
    Monumental Works
    Rockville, Conn.
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  • 1889 - Rockville incorporated as a city

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  • News 1890 - Lights
    Rockville, CT.

    The common council has submitted its best offer to the local gas company for lighting the streets with electric lights. The amount...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Rockville
    Rockville, a flourishing city in Vernon township, Tolland co., Conn., 15 miles E.N.E. of Hartford. The Rockville Branch Railroad, which is 4 or 5...Read MORE...


  • News 1896 - Explosion
    ROCKVILLE, Conn., July 4. - George Weber may lose his sight through the premature discharge of a bottle of powder. The boy had this morning filled...Read MORE...


  • News 1900 - BOY DROWNED AT ROCKVILLE - Searching Party Finds His Body After Dragging a String of Lakes.
    Rockville, Conn., June 20.- The body of Barney Fynol, 14 years old was found in Adams Mill pond here just before noon today. The lad had been missing ...Read MORE...


  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Bird's Eye View of Rockville, Conn.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Park Place, Rockville, Conn.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Prospect Street. Rockville, Conn.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Rockville High School, 1905
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  • 1906
    Rockville, a city of Tolland co., Conn., 15 miles NE. of Hartford, on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R. It has abundant water-power, supplied...Read MORE...


  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Central Fire Station
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Ellington Avenue
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Rock Mfg. Co.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    American Woolen Mill
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    Residence A. N. Belding, Rockville, Conn.
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    Francis T. Maxwell Residence, Rockville, Conn.
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    The George Maxwell Memorial Library
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    Rockville House
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    Stone Mill and Balden Silk Mill, Rockville, Conn.
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    Italian Garden, Residence of Francis T. Maxwell, Rockville, Conn.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Rockville, Conn., from Fox Hill, East End
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    Rockville from Grand Ave.
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    Snipsic Lake
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Main St. in Winter, Looking West
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Methodist Church
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    J. J. Regan Mfg. Co.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Springville Mfg. Co.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Residence of Mrs. Thomas Sykes, and Davis Avenue.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Union Congregational Church and Bank Building
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Union St. looking North
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    The American mills Co., Rockville, Conn.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Hockanum Mfg. Co.
    museumofcthistory.org
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Maxwell Mansion, Rockville, Conn.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Minterburn Mills Co., Rockville, Conn.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    New England Co. Dam.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    New England Mfg. Co., Rockville, Conn.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Rockville Worsted Co. and Old Stone Mill
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Hockanum Mills Co. Office
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Post Office
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Belding Bros. & Co., Rockville, Conn.
    museumofcthistory.org
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    Rock Manufacturing Co.
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  • Rockville, Connecticut, USA
    White Corbin Div. U.S. Envelope Co., Rockville, Conn.
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    Postcard
  • 1965 - Rockville becomes part of the town of Vernon

    www.wikipedia.org




Old Photos, Pictures, Advertisements and Postcards from Rockville, Connecticut, USA


Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Eldredge & Adams
Monumental Works
Rockville, Conn.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Bird's Eye View of Rockville, Conn.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Park Place, Rockville, Conn.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Prospect Street. Rockville, Conn.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Rockville High School, 1905

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Central Fire Station

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Ellington Avenue

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Rock Mfg. Co.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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American Woolen Mill

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Residence A. N. Belding, Rockville, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Francis T. Maxwell Residence, Rockville, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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The George Maxwell Memorial Library

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Rockville House

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Stone Mill and Balden Silk Mill, Rockville, Conn.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Italian Garden, Residence of Francis T. Maxwell, Rockville, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Rockville, Conn., from Fox Hill, East End
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Rockville from Grand Ave.
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Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Snipsic Lake

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Main St. in Winter, Looking West

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Methodist Church

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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J. J. Regan Mfg. Co.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Springville Mfg. Co.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Residence of Mrs. Thomas Sykes, and Davis Avenue.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Union Congregational Church and Bank Building

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Union St. looking North

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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The American mills Co., Rockville, Conn.

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
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Hockanum Mfg. Co.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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Maxwell Mansion, Rockville, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
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Minterburn Mills Co., Rockville, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
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New England Co. Dam.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
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New England Mfg. Co., Rockville, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Rockville Worsted Co. and Old Stone Mill
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Hockanum Mills Co. Office
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Post Office

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Belding Bros. & Co., Rockville, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Rock Manufacturing Co.
museumofcthistory.org

Rockville, Connecticut, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
White Corbin Div. U.S. Envelope Co., Rockville, Conn.
museumofcthistory.org

History, News and Stories of Rockville, Connecticut, USA

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  • In 1821, Colonel Francis McLean built the first textile mill in what is now Rockville in partnership with George and Allyn Kellogg and Ralph Talcott, next to a spot known as "the Rock" with capital of $16,000.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1854 - Rockville
    Rockville, a flourishing post-village in Vernon township, Tolland co. of Connecticut, on Hockanum river, about 12 miles N. E. from Hartford. It... Read MORE...

  • 1889 - Rockville incorporated as a city

    www.wikipedia.org

  • News  1890 - Lights
    Rockville, CT.

    The common council has submitted its best offer to the local gas company for lighting the streets with electric lights. The amount... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Rockville
    Rockville, a flourishing city in Vernon township, Tolland co., Conn., 15 miles E.N.E. of Hartford. The Rockville Branch Railroad, which is 4 or 5... Read MORE...

  • News  1896 - Explosion
    ROCKVILLE, Conn., July 4. - George Weber may lose his sight through the premature discharge of a bottle of powder. The boy had this morning filled... Read MORE...

  • News  1900 - BOY DROWNED AT ROCKVILLE - Searching Party Finds His Body After Dragging a String of Lakes.
    Rockville, Conn., June 20.- The body of Barney Fynol, 14 years old was found in Adams Mill pond here just before noon today. The lad had been missing ... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Rockville, a city of Tolland co., Conn., 15 miles NE. of Hartford, on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R. It has abundant water-power, supplied... Read MORE...

  • 1965 - Rockville becomes part of the town of Vernon

    www.wikipedia.org

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