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Connecticut River route

Charles Newhall Taintor

Connecticut River route

a guide book of the most direct route from New York to the White Mountains; with full description of New Haven, Hartford, Springfield, and the White Mountains, and a brief description of towns and villages on the entire route...

by Charles Newhall Taintor

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Published by Taintor brothers & co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England,
  • White Mountains,
  • Connecticut River Valley
    • Subjects:
    • New England -- Description and travel -- Guidebooks,
    • White Mountains -- Description and travel -- Guidebooks,
    • Connecticut River Valley -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      GenreGuidebooks.
      SeriesTaintor"s route and city guides., [no. 14]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF9 .T13
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1p. l., [v]-vi, 7-118p.
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6906107M
      LC Control Number01013323
      OCLC/WorldCa378133

      Carved between the Green Mountains of Vermont and the White Mountains of New Hampshire is miles of the historic Connecticut River. Alongside the river runs the Connecticut River Byway, Vermont’s only designated National Byway. Connecticut Politics Week in Review: Lawmakers, in surgical masks, close book on legislative session Lawmakers honor retiring colleagues on final day of .

      The Shadow of Death: The Hunt for the Connecticut River Valley Killer - Kindle edition by Ginsburg, Philip E.. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Shadow of Death: The Hunt for the Connecticut River Valley Killer/5(40). The Connecticut River Paddlers’ Trail for launch points and campsites in NH, VT, MA & CT. Boating in Upper Valley: maps, portages and other good information (CT River Joint Commissions) The Northern Forest Canoe Trail linking NY, VT, NH, Maine, and Québec. Camping, canoeing, and kayaking in Turners Falls and Northfield, MA (First Light Power.

      When fall arrives in the Lower Connecticut River Valley, water and sky are as frenzied and alive as ever. Learn more, plus our picks for the area's best scenic route, photo op, fun for kids, and where to eat and shop. Federal Highway Administration | New Jersey Avenue, SE | Washington, DC | | New Jersey Avenue, SE | Washington, DC |


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Connecticut River route by Charles Newhall Taintor Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Connecticut River Railroad was a railroad located along the Connecticut River in western Massachusetts, formed in from the merger of two unfinished main line from Springfield to East Northfield, Massachusetts, opened in stages between and It built several branches and over the years acquired additional lines in sor: Boston and Maine Railroad.

The Connecticut River is the longest river in New England. Designated the “long tidal river” by the Algonquian peoples of southern New England, it stretches over miles and passes through four states—starting at the northern tip of New Connecticut River route book along the Quebec border and passing through Vermont, Massachusetts, and Connecticut on its way to Long.

Real Name: Unknown Aliases: None Known Wanted For: Murder, Attempted Murder Missing Since: Ma Details: During the mids, a suspected serial killer murdered at least six women along the New Hampshire/Vermont border. It is believed that he also attacked a pregnant woman named Jane Boroski, but she miraculously survived, despite being stabbed.

The Upper Connecticut River is considered one of the top fisheries in all the Northeast. After two full days on the water, I now know why. The “Trophy Stretch” is a fly-fishing only section of the river that starts at the outlet of First Connecticut Lake Dam and run miles downstream to the inlet of Lake Francis.

This book was authored by, and published in cooperation with, the Connecticut River Watershed Council, the river's primary watchdog and steward. Council members John Sinton, Elizabeth Farnsworth, and Wendy Sinton thoroughly revised the guide, basing the new maps and text on their latest survey of the river and on the expertise of numerous local /5(13).

Welcome to the Headwaters region of the Connecticut River. Over miles from the sea, the Connecticut River route book is wild and cold, with trout to match. The Connecticut rises in tiny Fourth Lake, accessible by a footpath along the US/Canadian border and then through protected land.

The Connecticut River Byway parallels the Connecticut River traveling through New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts. Explore a route less traveled amidst lush wilderness, tree-laden mountains, serene lakes and meandering streams that beckon you to the great outdoors/5(13).

The Connecticut River Museum at Steamboat Dock is located at the foot of Main Street on the Connecticut River. From Interst take Exit 69 (CT Route 9 North). Take CT Route 9 North to Exit 3 (Essex) and follow signs to Connecticut River Museum and Essex Historic Waterfront. The canal’s many vantage points offer the trail user scenic vistas of both the Connecticut River and the old canal.

Parking & Trail Access: To start at the Canal Road parking lot, take exit 47W off of I and follow Route West for miles. Turn left onto Route South and take the first left onto Canal Road and follow to the parking lot.

The technology utilized by early Connecticut ferries varied from crossing to crossing. Most were scow-type, flat-bottomed boats that operators poled, rowed, or sailed across the water or, in the case of the Niantic ferry, pulled across using a rope line that spanned the river.

For decades, the Connecticut River, like rivers across the nation, was a place to dump raw sewage. That began to change inwhen the federal Clean Water Act was established, to restore Author: LEONARD FELSON.

The National Weather Service gauge in Hartford showed the waters had reached feet by 1 p.m. Thursday. Flood stage is 16 feet. The river is projected to fall to feet by 5 a.m. Saturday. The Connecticut River narrows dramatically into a rocky gorge between Bellows Falls and Walpole. Native Americans gathered seasonally at the Great Falls to harvest migrating salmon and shad.

Early bridge-builders took advantage of the short span, so the community became a crossroads for early turnpikes and a hub for railroads. The Connecticut River Walk and Bikeway, which will one day run 21 miles along the river, currently has two open segments. The longest stretches miles from the Chicopee town line to the South End Bridge in Springfield.3/5(14).

Connecticut Rivers Shown on the Map: Connecticut River, Farmington River, Housatonic River, Naugatuck River, Quinebaug River, Quinnipiac River, Scantic River, Shepaug River, Shetucket River, Thames River and Willimantic River. Connecticut Lakes Shown on the Map: Bantam Lake, Barkhamsted Reservoir, Boldon Lake, Colebrook River Lake, Easton Reservoir, Gardner.

The Upper Connecticut River is a beautiful place to spend the day reading the riffles in the water. Because the river is dam regulated the tail water stays cool year round, so the fishing is amazing.

Our guests at Lopstick can 5/5(28). BICYCLE ITINERARIES. Bicycling Northern Itinerary Bicycling Central Itinerary Bicycling Southern Itinerary. T he Connecticut River Valley is well known for its ideal roadways for cycling. While three itineraries are highlighted, there are many additional stretches of the Connecticut River Byway offering connections between Vermont and New Hampshire and all levels of.

Take a Drive on Route 5 and Travel the Connecticut River Byway What is the Connecticut River Byway. The Connecticut River Byway is a two-state, mile byway, spanning the west and east shores of the Connecticut River in Vermont and New Hampshire. Striking scenery along the byway includes Connecticut River vistas, quaint villages and farmlands.

Family farms, historic town centers, panoramic views of rolling hills, forests, and pastures dominate the Massachusetts stretch of the Connecticut River National Scenic Byway. Hikers, paddlers, anglers, history buffs and art lovers will all find plenty of reasons to get out of the car and explore, or stretch this leisurely afternoon drive into.

Explore the Connecticut River aboard the RiverQuest on an Eagle Watch Cruise, Private Charter, Sunset, Daytime Eco Tour, Tree Swallow Cruise. Birdwatching and sightseeing boat tours from Eagle Landing State Park, Haddam, CT.

The Connecticut River Boating Guide: Source to Sea by John Sinton, Elizabeth Farnsworth, Wendy Sinton $ Whether you are a whitewater kayaker, canoeist, or powerboater, this book has everything you need to know about the mile Connecticut River, from its source at Fourth Connecticut Lake to Long Island Sound.Cruise the Connecticut: See the river aboard the Hartford Belle.

Drive to Essex, Connecticut (40 miles/65 km). On the way, riverside attractions include East Haddam, with the Goodspeed theatre and the mysterious Gillette Castle. Across the river in Haddam, Connecticut River Expeditions offer boat trips.Cross the Connecticut River at NH 12/Old Bridge Rd.

Return to US 5 in Vermont Continue north on US 5 for 5 miles, heading towards Windsor. Fifth Bridge Crossing. At Union St/Bridge St, cross the Connecticut River to NH 12A.

Return to US 5 in Vermont. Continue north on US 5 for 14 miles towards White River Junction. Sixth Bridge Crossing.