Located on the shores of Long Island Sound, Norwalks close proximity to New York City prompted the building of many summer residences and guest cottages along its coast. In the summer, steamships and trolleys arrived with passengers looking to enjoy the local amusement park, Roton Point. Norwalks earliest industries included farming as well as mills powered by its rivers. The area has been famous for its pottery, oystering, and hat manufacturing. Over time, this community has endured disasters; it was burned during the ...

Norwalk 2014, Arcadia Publishing (SC)

ISBN-13: 9781467121163

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Norwalk 2014, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531672843