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Historic Deep River Plaques …

Six plaques around town recount Deep River economic and social milestones, a memorial and park honor Deep River’s fallen veterans, a marker designates a centennial gift, and a notice board explains Deep River Station. How many can you find?


Discover Deep River Historical Society …

Discover Deep River …

Town Hall – historic flat-iron building (174 Main St.)
Town Hall Auditorium (for rent)

Devitt Field (15 Southworth St.)
Baseball
Car Shows
Community Events

Veterans Memorial Park (Rt. 154/Essex St.)
Outdoor Concerts
Memorial Day

Foundation Hill Cemetary (57 High St.)
Wooster Chapel

Deep River Landing (Kirtland/River St.)
Gazebo
Town Moorings
Public Boat Ramp

Deep River Terminal (Kirtland/River St.)
Essex Steam Train Depot
Becky Thatcher Riverboat

Historical Society (245 Main St.)
Long-Term Exhibits
History of the Ivory Trade & Piano Factory
Carriage House for rent

Farms & Stables
Deep River Farm (Elm St.)
Baldwin Stables (108 Cedar Lake Rd.)
Larimar Show Stables (Bahr Rd.)

Keyboard Pond (Lords Ln.)
Gazebo
Canoe/Kayak Launch
Historic Plaques
Historical Society (245 Main St.)
Deep River Landing (Kirtland/River St.)
Underground Railroad (Winter Ave.)
Piano Factory (92 Main St.)
WWII Glider Factory (Bridge St.)

Scenic Drive – River Road to Essex

Scenic CT River Overlook
Lobb Lane (off of Long Hill Rd.)
Smyth Overlook (River Rd.)
Deep River Landing (Kirtland/River St.)
DRLT’s Guetliweg Preserve (River Rd.)

Schools
Deep River Elementary School (12 River St.)
John Winthrop Middle School* (John Winthrop Jr. High School Drive)
Valley Regional High School* (Regional High School Rd. No.1)
*Tri-Town – Chester, Deep River, Essex

Gazebos
Deep River Landing (Kirtland/River St.)
Keyboard Pond (Lord’s Lane)
Keyboard Park (Rt. 154)

Plattwood Park (Winthrop Rd.)
Swimming
Skateboard Park
Parcourse
Baseball Field
Playground
Community Events
Dry Pants Model Yacht Club

Deep River Land Trust (DRLT)
Trail Map

Pandemonium Rainforest Project (Esico Ln.)
Rescue for Exotic Animals (coming soon)
Thrift Store
Cafe (coming soon)