Signs of History (SM)

Winchester


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At first called Frederickstown, it was founded in 1744, near a Shawnee Indian village, by Colonial James Wood, a native of the English city of Winchester. The town was situated in Lord Fairfax's proprietary of the Northern Neck. It was chartered in 1752.

Third Battle of Winchester, JA Rte. 522 at national cemetery
General Daniel Morgan, Q-4-a Rte. 50, at e. limits
Winchester, Q-4-a Rte. 50, at e. limits
Joist Hite and Braddock, Q4-b Rte. 7, at e. limits
Winchester, Q4-b Rte. 7, at e. limits
George Washington, Q-4-c Rte. 11, at n. limits
Winchester, Q-4-c Rte. 11, at n. limits
Lord Fairfax, Q4-d Rte. 522, at n. limits
Winchester, Q4-d Rte. 522, at n. limits
Colonel James Wood, Q-4-e Rte. 50, just w. of Rte. 11
Winchester, Q-4-e Rte. 50, just w. of Rte. 11
Jackson's Headquarters, Q-4-f 415 N. Braddock St.

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