1805The daily stagecoach to Boston began.Government and Public Service, Transportation

Stagecoach in Wonson Square, n.d. Myrtle L. Cameron, Cape Ann Museum Library & Archives, Photo 13047
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This service was a significant improvement from the previous twice-weekly schedule as it allowed for the round trip to be completed on the same day.

Babson, John James, and Samuel Chandler. History of the Town of Gloucester, Cape Anne, Including the Town of Rockport. Gloucester [Mass.] Procter brothers, 1860, http://archive.org/details/historytownglou00changoog
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