1925An earthquake occurred.Events & Anniversaries, Natural Disasters

Gloucester Daily Times. “Cape Ann Rocked by Earthquake at 8.07 This Morning.” January 7, 1925, Vol. 61 No. 10862 edition. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/.
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The epicenter of the earthquake on January 7, 1925, was off Cape Ann, and the reported felt area extended from Providence, Rhode Island to Kennebunk, Maine. It was followed by another on February 28, the full force of which shook a vast area, instrumental records saw severe tremors 500 miles from Washington.

Erkkila, Barbara H. Village at Lane’s Cove. Ten Pound Island Book Co., 1989. Gloucester Daily Times. “Cape Ann Rocked by Earthquake at 8.07 This Morning.” January 7, 1925, Vol. 61 No. 10862 edition. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/.
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