"~Westminster~" Westminster by Yaqui
Westminster Travel Guide: 15 reviews and 26 photos
William Winchester moved here and purchased 167 acres of land in 1754. It wasn't till in 1764 that he called this community Winchester's Town and made sure to locate it along routes later now known as Route 30, 140, & 26. This helped it grow economically. It changed it named to "Westminster" as to not confuse its name with the community then Winchester Virginia.
What brought me through here was my sister who thought it would be a neat idea to take the scenic way to Gettysburg National Military Park Pa. and so I could see where she went to Western Maryland College, now called McDaniel College. We really enjoyed all the lovely historical structures along the way.
This stone is really neat because on each side is dedicated to the graduating classes of 1883-1886. It must had a... more travel advice
Built in 1920 as a separate school to prepare ministers for the Methodist Protestant Church. It housed the seminary... more travel advice
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