On St. Patrick’s Eve, March 16, 1956 the Itailian freightliner Etrusco was blown aground at Cedar Point in Scituate during a northeast storm. Many residents of Scituate came out to assist the crew with food, clothes and housing.
Then came the gigantic task of refloating the Etrusco…
Dave Skill‘s 8-part Audio Feature Series Remembering The Etrusco – Six Decades Later aired weekdays from March 7 to March 16 on 95.9-FM WATD.
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