Walktober 2017 - Two Bells Beckon: Taftville & Ponemah Mill | Taftville

Walktober 2017 - Two Bells Beckon: Taftville & Ponemah Mill

What's happening?

Listing Number: 192
Sunday, October 22 3 - 5:30 pm
Walk
Moderate
Title: Two Bells Beckon: Taftville Community and the Ponemah Mill
Address/Directions:
134 Providence St., (Parking: Woquonnec School, walk across street to Taftville Fire Dept.), Taftville (Norwich), CT

Description: Taftville is an important New England mill village, established during the Industrial Revolution and home to Ponemah Mills - once one of the largest cotton mills in the world. Visit the village and mill property, learn about plans for its preservation and reuse, and learn about the labor struggles that transformed this village to a French Canadian enclave. Note: entry into the Ponemah Mills buildings may not be possible due to interior development progress.

2.5 hours. 1 mile.
Sponsored by: Taftville Fire Company #2.
www.taftvillefire.org

When?

Sunday, October 22nd 2017 03:00pm

Where?

Taftville Fire Co.#2
134 Providence St
06380 Taftville

Host:

Walk Norwich, CT, Taftville

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