By Derby Historical Society
history with the neighboring city of Derby, of which it used to be an element until eventually 1889. Ansonia has been referred to as the economic center of the Naugatuck Valley. but, as you will discover inside of, its heritage is wealthy past its undefined. Ansonia highlights the town’s wonderful
old houses and church buildings. This one city had 25 church buildings at one time. The publication follows town via strong instances in addition to challenging occasions, reminiscent of the snow fall of 1888 and the Flood of 1955 and the redevelopment days that followed.
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