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town of Lynn

Welcome to the town of Lynn

The town of Lynn is located in Winston County in northwest Alabama, situated along State Highway 5. Originally a farming community, Lynn was settled in 1814, five years before Alabama achieved statehood. Today the town is home to nearly 650 residents and has a largely retail/manufacturing-dominated industry.