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It states that the cemetery was built to take the existing graves of the towns planned to be flooded to construct Quabbin reservoir.

More than seventy-five thousand graves in those communities were dug up and relocated to the Quabbin Park Cemetery in Ware.

Quabbin Park Cemetery. Civil War veteran statue. Enfield, MA.

Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

More than seventy-five thousand graves in those communities were dug up and relocated to the Quabbin Park Cemetery in Ware.

Photo of Quabbin Park Cemetery - Ware, MA, United States. A big one

At entrance to Quabbin Park Cemetery, Ware, Massachusetts, 2011. CLICK TO ENLARGE

The Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

The lost towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

Quabbin Park Cemetery, 2011. Note tiny stone in middle of photo, on edge

A view of Quabbin Park Cemetery with the office in the distance (and my car parked in front of it) though laid out in a typical garden park cemetery style, ...

The Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

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Photo of Quabbin Park Cemetery - Ware, MA, United States. A strange one

The lost towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

Photo of Quabbin Park Cemetery - Ware, MA, United States.

Civil War Memorial Statue, Enfield Common, Enfield Center [moved with other town memorials to Quabbin Park Cemetery]. State "Real Estate Photograph" [with ...

Quabbin Park Cemetery, 2011. Note stone in the foreground, lower left of photo

Quabbin Park Cemetery, 2011. CLICK TO ENLARGE.

Quabbin Park Cemetery, 2011. CLICK TO ENLARGE.

The Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

More than seventy-five thousand graves in those communities were dug up and relocated to the Quabbin Park Cemetery in Ware.

Quabbin Park Cemetery - Section 14

The lost towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

Lost towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

The Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

Lost towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

All four of the Lost Towns had their war memorials removed to Quabbin Park Cemetery, as you can see the date is October of 1938, six months after the towns ...

The Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

Quabbin Memorial Day

High and Dry and Dearly Departed: The Ghost Town of Dana. Kristin R. Naumann · Under Quabbin

quabbin | Quabbin Reservoir Dyke Massachusetts, Water Supply, Places Ive Been, Desktop,

For a timeline of Quabbin history, check out: 'The Quabbin Chronology: A Timeline of the Swift River Valley.'

The Lost Towns of the Quabbin

... Massachusetts, cemetery about 40 feet underwater, taken by Ed Klekowski during a dive featured in the documentary Under the Quabbin.

J.R. Greene bringing Quabbin calendar slide show to Palmer Public Library | masslive.com

One of two plaques located at the entrance of the Quabbin Park Cemetery.

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The main road into what used to be the town of Dana, MA before 4 towns were dismantled and flooded to create the quabbin reservoir.

the quabbin reservoir Ghost City, Ghost Towns, Fun Places To Go, Places Ive

Photo of Quabbin Park Cemetery - Ware, MA, United States. The building where

back to main page This page is a photographic overview of the beauty and mystery of Quabbin Reservoir Wilderness, and an essay on the hist.

Exploring Western Massachusetts: Quabbin History: Enfield's Last Town Meeting, April 8, 1938

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Quabbin Reservoir ~ Enfield, MA

Quabbin memories rush back

1856 Town & Village Map of Hampshire County, Massachusetts

An excellent visual to show how the land changed over the past 80 years, once a bustling community Enfield held on through most of the reservoir's ...

It looks north to the former town of Greenwich. (Photo courtesy of the Conservation and Recreation Archives)

State "Real Estate Photograph" [with data markings on 5x7-inch negative], 07/30/1937. This copy from original courtesy of Friends of Quabbin, Belchertown, ...

You might be interested in my past post about the abandoned town of Dana: The Vaughn House, Dana Locate Quabbin Park Cemetery: Map

State "Real Estate Photograph" [with data markings on 5x7-inch negative], 07/30/37. This copy from original courtesy of Friends of Quabbin, Belchertown, MA.

Some great old Photo of Quabbin Park Cemetery - Ware, MA, United States.

From Valley to Quabbin,

The view from the Enfield lookout looking over the Quabbin Reservoir. (New Boston Post photo by Beth Treffeisen)

Four towns ceased to exist so that Quabbin Reservoir could be created. Above, a

State "Real Estate Photograph" [with data markings on 5x7-inch negative], 01/15/1931. This copy from original courtesy of Friends of Quabbin, Belchertown, ...

the quabbin reservoir Haunted Places, Massachusetts, New England, Abandoned, Lakes, Wildlife

The Lost Towns of the Quabbin Reservoir

The municipal war memorials from the four disincorporated towns — like this one from Dana — were moved to Quabbin Park Cemetery as well.

Quabbin Park Cemetery, 2011. CLICK TO ENLARGE.

Here's a handy page of Quabbin-related links to assist you on your Swift River Valley travels and explorations. (Updated September 17, 2010)

Drowned Towns

Greenwich, Massachusetts, early 1900s. Burt Brooks photo courtesy of Les Campbell. CLICK

State "Real Estate Photograph" [with data markings on 5x7-inch negative], 02/19/1930. This copy from original courtesy of Friends of Quabbin, Belchertown, ...

the quabbin watershed

State "Real Estate Photograph" [with data markings on 5x7-inch negative], 07/30/37. This copy from original courtesy of Friends of Quabbin, Belchertown, MA.

The Quabbin is beautiful in any season - Picture of Quabbin Reservoir, Massachusetts - TripAdvisor

Gate 40: Dana Town Common Map

Many were vets Photo of Quabbin Park Cemetery - Ware, MA, United States.

She was kicked out of her grave, which was kicked out of the cemetery.

The Dana Common area at Gate 40 is one of the most interesting and beautiful spots to visit in the Quabbin watershed.

Photo of Quabbin Park Cemetery - Ware, MA, United States. A very park

A Quabbin Reservoir Timeline

Peace rocks! Hippie Love, Hippie Peace, Hippie Chick, Hippie Things, Happy

Marker in Pelham, Massachusetts, explaining formation of Quabbin Resevoir and dissolution of four towns

Quabbin Reservoir: Formal ball will honor 4 Massachusetts towns flooded to create drinking supply for Boston area | masslive.com

Marker, Quabbin

Photos: Lost towns of the Quabbin - The Quabbin Reservoir was created over lands that once included four Massachusetts towns. The communities that were ...

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For 4 towns, Quabbin is a reservoir of grief

Quabbin bass. Bass Fishing on theQuabbin Reservoir ...

Greenwich The Quabbin Reservoir in central Massachusetts marks the ending of a long timeline of four towns that used to be there: .

Over a hundred Photo of Quabbin Park Cemetery - Ware, MA, United States. Weird vault thing

Directions to the Quabbin Administration Building/Visitor Center at Quabbin Park, Belchertown Massachusetts

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During the four Swift River Valley towns were abandoned and flooded during the creation of Quabbin Reservoir, Boston's water supply.

Dana, Ghosts of a Lost Town ".

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