1868The Cut was reopened after being purposely filled in the 1830s.Economy and Industry, Engineering, Maritime & Fishing Industry

The Blynman Bridge, c. 1900. Cape Ann Museum Library & Archives, Photo 14623
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Aberdeen Granite Company, a red granite quarry works at Wolf Hill, paid the cost of re-opening the Cut and building a new drawbridge. However, the quarry did not prosper and soon closed down.

Copeland, Melvin T., and Elliott C. Rogers. The Saga of Cape Ann. Bond Wheelwright Co., 1960.
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