Comments for: Founder of landmark Ogunquit restaurant, who served Bush and Gorbachev, dies at age 86

Posted July 18, 2013, at 9:47 a.m.

OGUNQUIT | An Ogunquit icon who welcomed everyone from past presidents to year-round residents to the landmark restaurant Barnacle Billy’s died this week. William “Billy” Tower, 86, who founded and operated Barnacle Billy’s in Perkins Cove for 52 years, died at his Ogunquit home Tuesday. Tower played a large …

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