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January 28, 2014

This Day in History

On this day in 1821, it was recorded that the Merrimack River was frozen such that “you may travel with safety from Haverhill and above, down to the lighthouse (on Plum Island) and so over to Black Rocus.”

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury

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