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Frederic Bronson Windmill, 3015 Bronson Road, Fairfield, Fairfield County, CT



B&W Photos

HB247175
General View From The East

HB247176
General View From The Southeast

HB247177
Detail, 4th And 5th Levels, Showing Interior Water Tank

HB247178
Detail, Top Of Tower, Showing Wind Vane In Profile

HB247179
Detail, Top Of Tower, Showing Wind Vane At Angle

HB247180
Interior, First Level, Showing Wall Construction

HB247181
Interior, First Level, Showing Machinery And Equipment

HB247182
Interior, First Level, Showing Stairs

HB247183
Interior, Second Level

HB247184
Interior, Third Level

HB247185
Interior, Fifth Level, Looking Up


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Item Title


Location
3015 Bronson Road, Fairfield, CT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CT-325
Building/structure dates: 1893 initial construction
Significance: An important outbuilding of Frederic Bronson's Verna Farm, this windmill is an excellent example of its type and is unique as a survival and in terms of its integrity.

Subjects
Windmills
Post-and-beam Structures


Related Names
Bronson, Frederic


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW FROM THE EAST
2. GENERAL VIEW FROM THE SOUTHEAST
3. DETAIL, 4TH AND 5TH LEVELS, SHOWING INTERIOR WATER TANK
4. DETAIL, TOP OF TOWER, SHOWING WIND VANE IN PROFILE
5. DETAIL, TOP OF TOWER, SHOWING WIND VANE AT ANGLE
6. INTERIOR, FIRST LEVEL, SHOWING WALL CONSTRUCTION
7. INTERIOR, FIRST LEVEL, SHOWING MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT
8. INTERIOR, FIRST LEVEL, SHOWING STAIRS
9. INTERIOR, SECOND LEVEL
10. INTERIOR, THIRD LEVEL
11. INTERIOR, FIFTH LEVEL, LOOKING UP


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