Cos Cob, Connecticut

Cos Cob
Cos Cob is a neighborhood and census-designated place in the town of Greenwich, Connecticut.wikipedia
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Greenwich, Connecticut

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Cos Cob is a neighborhood and census-designated place in the town of Greenwich, Connecticut. The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).
The Census Bureau recognizes seven CDPs within the town: Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Old Greenwich, Pemberwick, Riverside, and a "Greenwich" CDP covering a portion of town.

Cos Cob art colony

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The American Impressionist Cos Cob Art Colony flourished in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The Cos Cob art colony was a group of artists, many of them American Impressionists, who gathered during the summer months in and around Cos Cob, a section of Greenwich, Connecticut, from about 1890 to about 1920.

Riverside, Connecticut

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The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).
The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside, and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).

Byram, Connecticut

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The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).
The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).

Cos Cob station

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Cos Cob station is served by the New Haven Line of the Metro-North Railroad, a commuter rail service that runs between New Haven, Connecticut and New York City.
The Cos Cob station is a commuter rail stop on the Metro-North Railroad's New Haven Line, located in the Cos Cob district of Greenwich, Connecticut.

Old Greenwich, Connecticut

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The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).
The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).

Glenville (Greenwich)

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The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).
The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).

Boy Scouts of America

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Over 75 years ago what would eventually become the Boy Scouts of America was in part founded by him here.
BSA had two notable predecessors in the United States: the Woodcraft Indians started by Ernest Thompson Seton in 1902 in Cos Cob, Connecticut, and the Sons of Daniel Boone founded by Daniel Carter Beard in 1905 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Mianus River Bridge

On June 28, 1983, a 100 ft elevated portion of Interstate 95 (the Mianus River Bridge) collapsed, killing and injuring several motorists.
The Mianus River Bridge is a span that carries Interstate 95 over the Mianus River in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich, Connecticut.

Mianus, Connecticut

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The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Banksville, Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich).
Unlike other Greenwich neighborhoods such as Cos Cob or Old Greenwich, Mianus does not have its own ZIP code or post office.

List of Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmarks

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It was designated a Historic Mechanical Engingeering Landmark in 1982 by the ASME and the IEEE.

Bush–Holley House

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Bush-Holley House, the only National Historic Landmark in Greenwich; built in about 1730; listed in 1988
The Bush–Holley House is a National Historic Landmark and historic house museum at 39 Strickland Road in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich, Connecticut.

Cos Cob Power Station

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Cos Cob Power Station, Sound Shore Drive; built: 1907; listed: 1990; demolished, 2000
Cos Cob Power Station was a historic power station near the Metro North Railroad tracks, the Mianus River and Sound Shore Drive in the Cos Cob area of Greenwich, Connecticut.

Interstate 95 in Connecticut

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On June 28, 1983, a 100 ft elevated portion of Interstate 95 (the Mianus River Bridge) collapsed, killing and injuring several motorists.
On the morning of June 28, 1983, a 100 foot (30 m) section of the Mianus River Bridge in Cos Cob collapsed, plunging northbound I-95 traffic into the Mianus River below, killing three.

Anya Seton

Anya Seton, author of historical romances
She grew up in Cos Cob, Connecticut in a wealthy family.

Orestes H. Caldwell

Orestes H. Caldwell, one of the first members of the Federal Radio Commission
He also outfitted his house in Cos Cob, Connecticut, with all kinds of electrical devices as a kind of "Dwelling of the Future."

Greenwich Library

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Cos Cob Library
The Cos Cob Library is located in Cos Cob area of the town of Greenwich, close to US-1.

Jim Himes

Jim Himes, Democratic congressman
Himes lives in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich with his wife and their two daughters: Emma and Linley.

Pete Campbell

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In Season 5 of AMC's TV series Mad Men, Cos Cob became the home to character Pete Campbell and his family.
By the start of Season 5, Pete and Trudy have moved with their baby daughter to a new home in Cos Cob, a village in the affluent commuter city of Greenwich, CT, which sits on the New Haven Line.

Gene Marshall

Hollywood Golden Age film star Gene Marshall, a doll designed by artist Mel Odom, spent her formative years in Cos Cob
The character Gene Marshall was born in Cos Cob, Connecticut in 1923, and was discovered by the filmmaker Eric von Sternberg while working in New York City as an usherette.

Census-designated place

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Cos Cob is a neighborhood and census-designated place in the town of Greenwich, Connecticut.

Fairfield County, Connecticut

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It is located at 41.033 north, 73.6 west, on the Connecticut shoreline in southern Fairfield County.