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Gillette Castle - Castles Made of Sand - Hadlyme, CT
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 41° 25.330 W 072° 25.724
18T E 714870 N 4588814
Quick Description: Zippy looks out from the tower of Gillette Castle and recalls the lyrics from a song from 1966. Gillette Castle State Park is located at 67 River Rd., Hadlyme, CT.
Location: Connecticut, United States
Date Posted: 6/20/2018 4:18:51 AM
Waymark Code: WMYJE4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
Views: 2

Long Description:

All alone on the tower of Gillette Castle, Zippy becomes obsessed with the 1966 song I Think We're Alone Now by Tommy James and the Shondells and feels as if he's an honorary Shondell.

p.s. The tower is no longer accessible to the public.

Date the strip ran: 7/31/2002

Strip Name: Castles Made of Sand

Location of item featured in the strip: Gillette Castle - Hadlyme, CT

Link to the Strip: [Web Link]

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