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The Nuttall Encyclopedia
An ancient city of Hampshire, and the county town, 60 m. SW. of London, on the right bank of the Itchen; is a cathedral city, with a noted large public school; was at one time the capital of England; the cathedral dates from the 11th century, but it has subsequently undergone considerable extensions and alterations; the school was founded by William of Wykeham in 1387.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Winchester'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/w/winchester.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.