DEEP RIVER — The Deep River Historical Society is holding a free presentation on the history of the small northwestern section of Deep River, known as Winthrop. This event is planned for Thursday, April 27, at 7 p.m. in the Carriage House on the grounds of the Stone House, 245 Main Street, Deep River.
Cindi Stannard, Board Trustee and Treasurer, will present an illustrated talk on the history of Winthrop from the founding of the Baptist Church in 1744 to the present day. Several slides will be shown and the history of what they were and perhaps what they are today will entertain the guests. Anyone with stories or recollections of that period in time is encouraged to come and share.
Winthrop has a strong history of mills and factories that established the settlement and provided a living for the local residents.
For more information, contact Cindi Stannard 860-526-3301