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Museum Musings ~ July 2019

Viking Boat Stone in the Cottage! Kanga Productions was in town working with society member David Brody and filming a story on the Westford Knight and the boat stone. The

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Crossbow From the collection This handmade crossbow was made of pine, with attached pieces made of hickory. A string would have been affixed to the firing mechanism to propel an

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YMCA Summer Camp From the collection The panoramic photos are of a YMCA summer camp at Nabnasset Lake in 1915. According to the donor, the camp was located at today’s

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Fletcher Granite Quarry From the collection This photo of the Fletcher Quarry at Oak Hill was taken in September 1966. Saws were not yet fully introduced to the quarrying process,

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Col. John Robinson House From the military exhibit The photo was taken on Oct. 1907, on the plot known as 19 Robinson Rd today. John (1735-1805) and Huldah Robison (1765-1812)

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