born; 2 Nov. 1731 Weston, Ma.
died; 10 Apr. 1832 Strafford, Vermont
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born; 23 Apr. 1757 Groton, Conn.
died; 23 Jan. 1833 Strafford, Vermont
died; 23 Oct. 1867 Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire
born; 5 May 1797 Strafford, Orange…
Posted on August 11, 2017 at 5:00pm
It is hard to imagine that a place as peaceful and beautiful as Acadia National Park is - that people die there from horrible accidents nearly every year. The most tragic death to me seems to be the young college student who had his entire life before him, who roped down to Anemone Cave, and ancient sea cave that can be entered and explored at low tide, with a friend. The two became trapped in the cave when a storm approached, which stirred up huge waves. Each time the pair attempted to exit…Continue
Posted on August 10, 2017 at 6:34pm
Hidden in the woods not far from the summit of Cedar Swamp Mountain in beautiful Acadia National Park are the remains of a plane that crashed into the side of the mountain during bad weather. It was in June 30, 1970 that pilot Robert McGaunn refueled at Boston's Logan International Airport, and as he approached Mount Desert Island he was met by bad weather.
The plane he was flying was a single-engine Piper PA-24 Comanche, and nearly all of the plane remains in the woods near the summit…
Posted on August 10, 2017 at 6:29pm