Oral History Audio Clips

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Stanley Moroch discusses the Hurricane of 1938

The Hurricane of 1938 is considered one of the most destructive in New England’s History.  Here is a rare account from our Town’s past official Historian.  Stanley’s contribution to the preservation of the Town’s history was tremendous.  He is missed dearly by those that knew him.

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Destruction along Railroad Avenue

Destruction along Railroad Avenue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Part 1:  The storms comes when on a school bus

Part 2:  Trapped on a school bus

Part 3: Eye witness account of the destruction

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