John Lambert Foote was for most of the 19th century the only pharmacist operating a drug store in Cheshire, CT. He died in 1906, leaving an estate of some 420,000 dollars – a tribute not only to his business acumen, but his shrewdness in investing in stocks and bonds. He was not only a witness […]
Cheshire’s Lock 12 along the Farmington Canal. This is one of the few restored locks on the Canal, which was in existence from 1828-1848. The Canal ran from New Haven, Connecticut to Northampton, Massachusetts.