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Stories from Avon: Submissions from Local Residents




Avon Old Farm Convalescent Hospital

Camp Gertrude Byrant

Climax Fuse Company Explosion 1905

Memories of Pine Grove School ca. 1947 - 1949

Memories of The West Avon Community Club

The Corporal Gildo T. Consolini Bridge

The Forge at Avon Old Farm School

The Olden Days at Cherry Park

Growing up in Avon Center by Bill Goralski: 

We miss Bill who left us in 2014, but his stories live on!!!

Who is Bill Goralski

Next in Line

Old Man Wilcox

The Longest Homerun on Record

The Squeamish Town Clerk

A Date That Will Live in Infamy

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