Dungeon Rock. Late in the summer of 1658, a sinister ship appeared in Lynn Harbor. The ship was painted black and flew no flag. Word spread quickly among the citizens of the small town of Lynn, Massachusetts: There were pirates in the harbor! A boat was lowered from the ship, a chest was loaded into the boat, and four oarsmen rowed it toward shore.
Gibson Park is owned and operated by Guilford County. The 200 acre park pays tribute to the rifle makers who lived and worked in the Jamestown area during the mid 19th century. Rifle making was a chief industry and it is believed as many as 75 individuals manufactured the handcrafted muzzle-loaded rifles that came to be commonly known as the Jamestown longrifle.
The Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) was a fraternal organization composed of veterans of the Union Army (United States Army), Union Navy , Marines and the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service who served in the American Civil War for the Northern/Federal forces.
The John Humphreys House, also known as Sir John Humphreys House, is a historic house museum located at 99 Paradise Road in Swampscott, Massachusetts. Although it was long thought to be associated with John Humphrey, an early deputy governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony, it was more likely built about 1700, based on architectural analysis.
When: June 4, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – June 7, 2015 @ 9:00 pm Where: Keaney Park, Memorial Park Avenue, Lynn, MA 01902, USA Spread the love The Lynn Carnival is back June 4 through June 7. The carnival will be held at Keaney Park off Memorial Avenue in Lynn, MA 01902. The carnival will feature rides, games and food.
www.ci.lynn.ma.us Lynn is the 9th largest municipality in Massachusetts and the largest city in Essex County. Situated on the Atlantic Ocean, 3.7 miles (6.0 km) north of the Boston city line at Suffolk Downs, Lynn is part of Greater Boston's urban inner core.
Overview of Lynn Heritage State Park Come to the Visitors Center for tours and interpretive exhibits that will teach you about the history of Lynn, Mass, which was once the shoe-making capital of the U.S. Learn about the craft and tools of handmade shoe production and the struggle of shoe workers during the Strike of 1860.
The eight historic houses in Longyear Museum’s collection trace Mary Baker Eddy’s footsteps as Discoverer, Founder, and Leader of Christian Science. Each house marks a stage of Mrs. Eddy’s life, from the struggles of her earlier New Hampshire years to the years of accomplishment represented by her home in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts.
Enjoy swimming in the ocean, launch your boat, or sunbathe on the beach. Hours for Lynn Shore & Nahant Beach Reservation. Sunrise to sunset. Parking at Lynn Shore & Nahant Beach Reservation. Daily parking fees: MA residents $10. Non-MA residents $20. Free parking available at Long Beach, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. (May - October).
Lynn Commons, an area between North and South Common Streets. Lynn Heritage State Park; High Rock Tower, a stone observation tower with a view of Nahant, Boston, Downtown Lynn, Egg Rock, and the ocean. The top of the structure houses a telescope, which is open for the public to use.
Peabody Reservoir water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times.
Long Beach, King's Beach, Lynn Shore Drive and Red Rock Park offer residents a wonderful opportunity for many year round activities including walking, jogging, bicycling and more. This historic expanse of waterfront property extends over two miles and offers wonderful views of the Atlantic Ocean.
13. Virginia Beach, Virginia. What You Will See: Humpback Whales When To Go: December through March. Humpback whales and an occasional fin whale can be spotted at Virginia Beach anytime between December through March. Once it starts to get warmer, you’ll be able to catch bottlenose dolphins playfully swimming by as well. Photo: Matt / creative commons. 14.