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November 2014 Edition

Fun Winchester Facts

Just some fun facts about Winchester:

– In 1753 Winchester had about 60 houses; Baltimore in the same year had 25.

– Winchester’s first public water system was installed in 1808, it was upgraded in 1829 to iron pipes.

– In 1975 Winchester was home to the largest record production plant in the world.

– Winchester was the birthplace of 3 Virginia governors.

– The Slagle Brewery in Winchester was established 25 years before Yuengling.

– Winchester was the first city south of the Potomac River to install electric lights.

– Rebecca Boone, wife of Daniel Boone was born in Winchester.

– Rick Santorum, 2012 Republican Candidate hopeful was born in Winchester.

Thanks for reading…more to come.