Sherwood Island

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List Of Special Service Roads In Connecticut - List of Special Service Roads
... University 0.32 mi (0.51 km) 476 Sherwood Island Connector Sherwood Island State Park Road (Westport) U.S ... Route 1 (Westport) Sherwood Island State Park and I-95 Exit 18 1.41 mi (2.27 km) 478 West Shore Road, Lake Waramaug Road, North Shore Road Route 45 (Washington) Route 45 ...
Sherwood Island State Park
... Sherwood Island State Park is a park on the shore of Long Island Sound, in the Greens Farms section of Westport, Connecticut ... The park is bounded on the west by the Sherwood Mill Pond, and on the south by the Sound, but it is separated from the mainland only by creeks and ditches ... Access is by road the Sherwood Island Connector that intersects with Interstate 95 ...
Sherwood Island State Park - History - Before The Park
... "Bankside Farmers" from the Town of Fairfield settled in the area that included Fox Island, which was later renamed Sherwood Island, administering the island in common ... Daniel Sherwood settled on Fox Island in 1787 ... During the 1800s, his large family farmed the uplands on the west side of the island and operated a gristmill on the Mill Pond ...

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