THREE GENERATIONS ON DECK

THREE GENERATIONS ON DECK

Water Closet for August 10, 2018      Sailors representing three generations sailed “Centennial II”, copy of a 20-foot Gloucester dory that fisherman Alfred Johnson sailed solo across the Atlantic in 1876 to celebrate the country’s hundredth...
THE CURTIS OAK IN MIDDLETON

THE CURTIS OAK IN MIDDLETON

Water Closet for June 29, 2018   A huge white oak, Quercus alba, in Middleton, one-tenth a mile from the Ipswich River, still stands after four centuries.  For over 16 human generations, surrounded by people who liked to cut down this valuable oak species...