Gardner Lake

Gardner Lake Norwich Connecticut

Stock #: 375783
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Norwich
State: Connecticut (CT)
County: New London
Publisher: Kaufman News Co
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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While trying to move a house across the lake on the ice, it slipped off the skids; night was coming on and the men expected to complete their task the next day, but during the night a warm rain caused the corner of the house to sink beyond recovery. Some furniture was removed. When the ice melted, the house, stove and piano sank to the bottom of the lake. The fishermen claim that they heard the mermaids play on the piano