Shad Derby Plaque, 1976

This bridge spans one of the finest areas for shad fishing, which has led to the development of one of Connecticut's largest spring celebrations - the Windsor Shad Derby. From its 1955 start as a fishing contest, it has grown until today over 75,000 people participate in this annual event. This plaque is erected to honor the community spirit which fostered and has nurtured the Shad Derby. Erected 1976 Windsor Jaycees.


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Shad Derby Plaque, 1976
Farmington River Plaque, 1993
Railroad Bridge Plaque, 1993
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Windsor Center River Trail, 1996
Ray Henry Memorial Bridge Marker, 1999
A Load Too Heavy to Bear, 2013
Seniors Time Capsule, 1999
Town of Windsor Time Capsule, 1976
John Henry II, 2014
John Henry, 2012
Track Power, 2014
First Town Square, 2007
I Saw What Turned the World Before Socialism. Did You?, ca. 2008
First Town Downtown Heritage Bricks and Time Capsule, 1996
Into the Future, 2008
Windsor Lions Club Memorial, 1990
Ballad of Mack Street, 2003
Vietnam Memorial Plaque, 1968
Moly Mosquito, 1993
Copper Beech Tree, 1967
Anita and Champaben Patel Memorial, 1999
Constitution Oak Plaque, 2012
Nathan Steinberg Bench, 2001
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