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SURRY: The Surivors of Schoolhouse Bridge

Posted June 12, 2017, at 10:40 a.m.

Monday, June 19, 2017 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location: Old Town Hall, 1217 Surry Road, Route 172, Bangor, Maine

For more information: (207) 667-4877; none

Surry Historical Society presents “Surry: The Survivors of Schoolhouse Bridge,” a public talk on Monday, June 19 at 7 pm at Old Town Hall, 1217 Surry Road, Route 172.

Hear first-person accounts of the dramatic rescues at Schoolhouse Bridge in the early 1960s, when townspeople braved torrents of water and ice to save the lives of 3 young people and their parents. Presentation by John Curtis with printed handouts and DVD.

Free admission and refreshments. For information, call 667-4877.

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