Winchester Historical Society Presents A Virtual History of Haywardville

Join Us for a Free Program


Discover the lost village of Haywardville on the Stoneham Side of the Fells.  Once a thriving town with four mills and a rubber factory, it disappeared when the Fells Reservation was created.

Ryan Hayward of the Preservation Collaborative will give a slide talk exploring Winchester’s 19th Century neighbor.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Refreshments:  7:00 pm
Program:  7:30 pm

At the Sanborn House Historical & Cultural Center
15 High Street, Winchester

Category: General · Tags:

Exclusive Members Only Program Event!

The Winchester Historical Society and the Winchester Garden Club cordially invite their members to

WHS Postcard - 2015-03 Front

Olmstead’s View of the Muddy River & How It Relates to Winchester

March 22, 2015

4:00 pm

Sanborn House Historical & Cultural Center


or Call 781-721-0135

Category: Events · Tags:

February Program: Making & Remaking Winchester Town Center

Join us on Thursday, February 26, 2015

Sanborn House Historical & Cultural Center

7:00 pm Refreshments

7:30 Program

WHS Postcard - 2015-02 Front

From mill site to railroad stop to commercial center – learn how Winchester Center developed by exploring historic maps and archival photographs presented by Ellen Knight

This Program is Free and Open to the Public

Organizations Supporting the Sanborn House and Winchester Historical Society Programs

Featured Publication

Wright-Locke Farm: A History in Pictures
by Ellen Knight

Look into the history of the Wright-Locke farm in a new 16-page booklet titled Wright-Locke Farm: A History in Pictures. Read More.

Get Involved!

There are many ways for you to take-action and become involved with and support the Winchester Historical Society.

Visit Us

15 High Street Winchester, MA 01890