New London County
Postal Code: 06360
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Uncas Royal Burial Ground(Chelsea)In The year 1659-60 The Indian burying-place was coupled with the mill at the falls called Elderkin's Mill, a stipulation that the Indians should have free access to the spot, and the privileges which it may be inferred from this stipulation the town had promised to Uncas.The buryial ground extended over the area of what is now Washington street.It was afterwards purchased by Col.Simon Lathrop from John Elderkin.This information can be seen P-73 Caulkin's History of Norwich.
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