This segment is part of our special series about the 75th anniversary of the Quabbin Reservoir. View more segments at the “Lost Towns of the Quabbin” archive.

Producer Dave Fraser and videographer Mark Langevin travel by boat across the Quabbin Reservoir with former residents of the Swift River Valley. The trip explores some of the remains of the four towns of Enfield Dana Prescott and Greenwich. Former Resident Bob Wilder reflects on his time in the Valley and how the construction of this Reservoir still impacts him today. Cliff Read, DCR Quabbin Program Coordinator, is also featured.

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