CORNELIUS SCRANTON BUSHNELL MEMORIAL – NEW HAVEN CT.

Oct. 26, 2014:

Cornelius Scranton Bushnell Memorial

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CORNELIUS SCRANTON BUSHNELL MEMORIAL – Located off Chapel St. near Ella Grasso Blvd.

CORNELIUS SCRANTON BUSHNELL MEMORIAL

THIS MEMORIAL IS ERECTED IN HONOR OF:

CORNELIUS SCRANTON BUSHNELL 

A CITIZEN OF NEW HAVEN TO WHOSE FAITH, PERSISTENCE AND PATRIOTISM.

THE COUNTRY IS INDEBTED FOR THE

CONSTRUCTION OF THE MONITOR

FROM PLANS MADE BY JOHN ERICSSON

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The Monitor at Novelty Iron Works, N.Y. (Courtesy New York Historical Society)

Want more History?

CORNELIUS SCRANTON BUSHNELL  

JOHN ERICSSON  

Great blog on the history of The Monitor:

The Mariner’s Museum and Park 

Find a Grave

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