It was settled in 1722 by Dutch colonists from New York. English settlers arrived a few years later, and the town was officially established in 1761. It is named for Egremeont, Cumbria, England.
Today, Egremont is known for its beautiful change of seasons, hiking trails, pond, and quiet New England lifestyle.
People Born in Egremont
Egremont in People's Lives
Liam Neeson: I traveled here in 1995 to film scenes of the movie Before and After.