Old House With Famous Widow's Walk

Old House With Famous Widow's Walk Cape Cod Massachusetts


Stock #: 26698
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Cape Cod
State: Massachusetts (MA)
Publisher: E. D. West Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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"Widows Walks" date from one old Cape Cod sailing vessel days when the wives of sea-faring men watched for their loved ones to return. Sometimes a husband, whose ship was lost at sea, would never return, but the widow continued to watch faithfully for the phantom ship that never came. There are only a few "Widow's Walks" left on Cape Cod.
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