Banjos, mandolins and ukuleles were produced by Groton’s Bacon Banjo Co. from 1920-1938.
The U.S. Coast Guard ran an enlisted training facility at Groton's Avery Point campus from 1942-1967.
The average travel time for employees commuting to Groton is 19 minutes.
Groton is home to the only regulation size outdoor roller hockey rink in Connecticut.
In 1800's, Groton mathematician Nathan Daboll and his family published the New England Almanac.
Built between 1826 and 1830, Groton's granite obelisk is the oldest of its type in the Country