Precision Valley

Location: Windsor
Tag(s): Industry
Historical Category: Technology History
Video Date: 01/02/20

Precision Valley ran along the Connecticut River, from Springfield down to Hartford, Connecticut. In the 1850s, the waterpower of the Connecticut River enabled these precision machines to operate and produce consumer goods. In the 20th Century, the machine tool industry in Vermont became a huge sector of our economy.

This Place in History is produced in partnership by Local 22 & Local 44 ( and the Vermont Historical Society.

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