Discover information about the first American naval battle, great escapes in the middle of the night, and many historic tidbits that don't often appear in textbooks. These and many other curiosities occurred within Massachusetts's North Shore. Step back in time and learn about hidden histories in the Bay State. Discover who flew the first planes in Massachusetts, why the Puritans didn't establish a city in the region, and how a lighthouse lost its battle with the sea. The North Shore has these and other historic sites, pristine beaches, and hallowed halls. Explore the little-known history that makes it great.
Christopher Forest is a writer from Massachusetts. He has written books about the supernatural and local history for Schiffer Publishing, including Boston's Haunted History, North Shore Spirits of Massachusetts, and The Lost History of the North Shore.