North River

Horstman, J.; Ury, R.
May 1990
Yankee;May90, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p48
Examines the North River, Massachusetts' first designated scenic river. Its headwaters; Description; History of the river; The shipbuilding trade; Dangerous sections; Some of the residents along the river; Pollution problems; The North River Commission.


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