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Originally named Arlington in honor of Charles Fitzroy, Earl of Arlington, this town was one of those established in 1733 by Colonial Governor Jonathan Belcher as protection for the Massachusetts border at the Connecticut River. After becoming a part of New Hampshire province in 1741, the town was granted to Colonel Josiah Willard, commander of Fort Dummer. In 1753, it was incorporated by Governor Benning Wentworth as Winchester, for Charles Paulet, 3rd Duke of Bolton, 8th Marquess of Winchester, and constable of the Tower of London.

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  • 1854 - Winchester
    Cheshire co., New Hampshire, on the Ashuelot river and railroad, about 55 miles S. W. from Concord, contains 3 or 4 churches, 1 bank, a number of...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Winchester
    Winchester, a post-village in Winchester township, Cheshire co., N.H., on the Ashuelot River and the Ashuelot Railroad, 13 miles S.S.W. of Keene. It...Read MORE...




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  • 1854 - Winchester
    Cheshire co., New Hampshire, on the Ashuelot river and railroad, about 55 miles S. W. from Concord, contains 3 or 4 churches, 1 bank, a number of... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Winchester
    Winchester, a post-village in Winchester township, Cheshire co., N.H., on the Ashuelot River and the Ashuelot Railroad, 13 miles S.S.W. of Keene. It... Read MORE...

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