Where Was The Indian Bridge Over Ipswich River?

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1956

GUSN

GUSN-169912

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Description

The Indians, before Europeans had settled, had a trail that ran from Salem to Canada. The trail's exact route is unknown, but historians agree there was a crossing at the Ipswich River. Lura Woodside Watkins investigates the exact location of the crossing, for centuries called the "Indian Bridge.

Details

Additional Identification Number

Article ID 361

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1956.046.163.002

Abstract

The Indians, before Europeans had settled, had a trail that ran from Salem to Canada. The trail's exact route is unknown, but historians agree there was a crossing at the Ipswich River. Lura Woodside Watkins investigates the exact location of the crossing, for centuries called the "Indian Bridge.

Date Notes

Volume 46, Number 163 (Winter, 1956)

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Record Details

Originator

Lura Woodside Watkins (Author)

Publications Referencing This Collection

(1956). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

Description Level

Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England