failed to predict ripped through New England. It was the autumnal equinox, full harvest moon and high tide. Death and destruction reigned.
I grew up hearing about this awful, but intensely fascinating event. I have a Web page about this with links to many Web sites that have information and photographs.
Remembrance of the event was covered last night on the Boston news. This is the memorial plaque and rock on the waterfront in Watch Hill, Rhode Island.