25 August 2018

• Charles Island…History and More

“Geologically the island is a coastal moraine segment formed by an unsorted glacial deposit (mixture of rocks and sediment). It is also a “tied-island” — tied to the mainland by a connecting bar consisting of pebbles and cobble…

“The island has changed hands numerous times through the centuries, which included its use as a tobacco plantation in 1657, a fertilizer plant, a hotel in the 1880’s, and a Catholic men’s retreat center in the 1920’s and 30’s….”

Please visit this link to read the full article: Milford-Orange Bulletin

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