In the late afternoon on that torrential January day when most of the snow cover disappeared, inveterate explorer Michael Preli clambered part-way up Manatuck Mountain at the end of Phelps Road and took some great photos of the mountaintop melt tumbling down the quarry face amongst the dare-devil graffiti. The old quarry, operated by the Suffield-Berlin Trap Rock Company briefly in the 1920s, closed because of the poor quality of the rock.

Mt. Manatuck’s Icy Falls

In the late afternoon on that torrential January day when most of the snow cover disappeared, inveterate explorer Michael Preli clambered part-way up Manatuck Mountain at the end of Phelps Road and took some great photos of the mountaintop melt tumbling down the quarry face amongst the dare-devil graffiti.

The big old house at Boston Neck bridge, which has been called Brookside for over a century, has recently become the home of some assorted, spooky creatures who stepped out on the front stoop for Halloween.

Boo!

The big old house at Boston Neck bridge, which has been called Brookside for over a century, has recently become the home of some assorted, spooky creatures who stepped out on the front stoop for Halloween.