Walking tour of history in Winsted

Phillip Allen related the history of the Sterling Name Tape Co. to Connecticut Trails Day participants last weekend. Photo by Molly Aiudi

WINSTED — As part of Connecticut Trails Day, Winsted offered a walk to historic buildings around town,  including a tour of the Winchester Historical Society. 

On Saturday and Sunday, June 2 and 3,  events were held across the state. Most involved hiking or cycling; Winsted was one of the few to offer an urban outing.

About a dozen people, including some from Manchester and Westport, met at the Laurel City Skate Park on Sunday morning.

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