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Historic Aerial Photos of Redding and Georgetown, Connecticut-
1934 & 2004 Side-by-Side

1934 & 2004 Aerials of Redding & Georgetown

Sponsor Link: Map and Geographic Image Collection @ UCONN
They call it MAGIC and it is quite amazing: aerials, old maps, etc.

New Pond Farm- 1934

New Pond Farm- 2004

Putnam Park- 1934

Putnam Park- 2004

Georgetown from Portland Ave. on down- 1934

Georgetown from Portland Ave. on down- 2004

Meadow Ridge and Farview Farm (a.k.a Gilbert's Farm)- 1934

Meadow Ridge and Farview Farm- 2004

Peaceable Street. The pond shown is at #33 Peaceable and appears to be much larger than it is today. A 1856 map indicates Iron Ore Mining in this area and after seeing this aerial there is a stronger case for a mining pit here...keep in mind more research is required to confirm.

Peaceable Street 2004. The pond is smaller and full of algae...
CL&P lines and power station on the middle right.

Redding Ridge- 1934

Redding Ridge- 2004


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