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Flashback Friday

Shrewsbury – As we enter these last hot days of summer, here’s a picture to remind us of what could possibly be coming in just a few months – snow!

These men are digging out the trolley tracks on Maple Avenue (which was then known as Long Hill) after the February Blizzard of 1898.

(Photo/courtesy  Shrewsbury Historical Society)

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Posted by on Sep 7 2012. Filed under Flashback Friday, Stories With Good Photos. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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  1. Tracy in Southborough

    What back-breaking undertaking that must have been!

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