New Donation to the GHS Collection
Many thanks to Becky Siegel for donating a binder from the Lorbrook Corporation, a now-defunct local textile manufacturer.Learn More
Heaven’s Ditch: God, Gold and Murder on the Erie Canal
7pm at the Greenport Community Center
As with most legends and folklore, there are many versions that have been handed down and The Legend of Spook Rock is no different. There are so many different ones, but one of the most romantic comes from “The Parsonage Between Two Manors” written by Elizabeth L. Gebhard in 1909 and printed by the Bryan Publishing Company in Hudson.
In early days it was the “custom of tolling the (church} bell at the passing of a life, or the hour of burial ….Learn More