Make Newburyport Great Again

All Empires crumble. Newburyport has done so a few times. It rose from the ashes of a Great fire. When ship building died, it built a factory and mill economy. It rebuilt as well as it could after a second great fire and clung to life until surrendering to Urban Renewal. A couple of dozen […]

Market Square

I grew up in the square, top floor over the wine and checks, had the best spot to see it all, the roof was my yard, my dad played with his band, at the hotel, across from the fire house, and the moose and at the peppermint lounge, at the beach, i also lived over […]

Market Square

The heart of Newburyport.  However, I did not know many locals who actually hung out at Market Square.  It seemed more for tourists as they sat down and enjoyed ice cream from Bergson’s.   That is Bergson Ice Cream.  Not to worry the Thirsty Whale was just across the street from Bergson’s.

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“A funny memory was when Richard would have one of his “barbeques” . He’d make us burgers and hotdogs and corn on the cob from one of the local farmstands he traded with . He was the only guy I know that could eat corn on the cob and finish with corn kernals on his glasses and in his hair . We’d all get a chuckle .”
by JFrost NBPTMA.com – History Your Way Newburyport Ma Circa 1950-1990 » Waterfront Farms 1944 – 2009

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