- This page, Lost Towns of the Swift River Valley , is offered by
- DCR Office of Watershed Management
- Department of Conservation & Recreation
Lost Towns of the Swift River Valley
Contact for Lost Towns of the Swift River Valley
Overview of Lost Towns of the Swift River Valley
- Fees: Free
- Capacity: In person capacity limited to 40 people.
This is a hybrid in-person and remote presentation offered by the Quabbin Visitor Center.
The limited number of in-person seats for this program have been filled.
You can still attend remotely: please use the registration button above and choose "No" for the "Attend program in person" question.
Join local author and historian Elena Palladino for a discussion of her new book, “Lost Towns of The Swift River Valley.” Learn the history of the Valley and the reservoir as she recounts the story of the communities lost to the construction of the reservoir through the personal stories of three residents, Marion Smith, Willard “Doc” Segur, and Edwin Henry Howe.