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" ... amongst variety of discourse they told me of a young lion (not long before) killed at Piscataway by an Indian; of a sea serpent or snake that lay coiled up like a cable upon a rock at Cape Ann: a boat passing by with English aboard and two Indians,... "
The History of Portland, from 1632 to 1864: With a Notice of Previous ... - Page 60
by William Willis - 1865 - 928 pages
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Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society ...

Massachusetts - 1833
...by an Indian ; of a Sea-Serpent or Snake, that lay quoiled up like a Cable upon a Rock at Cape-Jinn: a Boat passing by with English aboard, and two Indians,...they would have shot the Serpent, but the Indians disswaded them, saying, that if he were not kill'd out-right, they would be all in danger of their...
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The History of Lynn: Including Nahant

Alonzo Lewis - Lynn (Mass.) - 1844 - 278 pages
...of a buried world. Li 1638, Dr. John Josselyn tells us of 'A Sea Serpent or Snake, that lay quoiled up, like a cable, upon a Rock at Cape Ann. A boat...they would have shot the serpent, but the Indians disswaded them, saying that if he were not killed outright, they would be all in danger of their lives.'...
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Annals of Salem, Volume 1

Joseph Barlow Felt - Salem (Mass.) - 1845
...him, 1639, gave him the ensuing relation : " They told me of a sea serpent or snake, that lay quoiled up like a cable upon a rock at Cape Ann. A boat passing...they would have shot the serpent, but the Indians disswaded them, saying, that if he were not killed outright, they would be all in danger of their lives."...
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Collections of the Maine Historical Society, Volume 3

Local history - 1853
...young Lian (not long before) killed by a young Indian at Piscattaway of a Sea-Serpent, or snake, that lay coiled up like a cable upon a rock at Cape...they would have shot the serpent, but the Indians disswaded them, saying that if they were not killed outright they would all be in danger of their lives."...
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Collections of the Maine Historical Society, Volume 3

Local history - 1853
...young Lion (not long before) killed by a young Indian at Piscattaway of a Sea-Serpent, or snake, that lay coiled up like a cable upon a rock at Cape...they would have shot the serpent, but the Indians disswaded them, saying that if they were not killed outright they would all be in danger of their lives."...
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History of the Town of Gloucester, Cape Ann: Including the Town of Rockport

John James Babson, Samuel Chandler - Gloucester (Mass.) - 1860 - 891 pages
...early as 1639 ; when a visitor* to New England was told " of a sea-serpent, or snake, that lay quoiled up like a cable upon a rock at Cape Ann. A boat passing...dissuaded them, saying, that, if he were not killed outright, they would be all in danger of their lives." The existence of such an animal had been avouched...
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History of the Town of Gloucester: Cape Ann

John James Babson - 1860
...early as 1639; when a visitor* to New England was told " of a sea-serpent, or snake, that lay quoiled up like a cable upon a rock at Cape Ann. A boat passing...dissuaded them, saying, that, if he were not killed outright, they would be all in danger of their lives." The existence of such an animal had been avouched...
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Archaeologia Americana: transactions and collections of the American ...

American Antiquarian Society - United States - 1860
...cruelty. In the Voyages (p. 23), our author makes mention "of a sea-serpent, or snake, that lay quoiled up like a cable upon a rock at Cape Ann. A boat passing...they would have shot the serpent : but the Indians disswaded them ; saying, that, if he were not kill'd outright, they would be all in danger of their...
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Transactions and Collections of the American Antiquarian Society: Vol. IV.

Roanoke Colony - 1860 - 355 pages
...cruelty. In the Voyages (p. 23), our author makes mention "of a sea-serpent, or snake, that lay quoiled up like a cable upon a rock at Cape Ann. A boat passing...they would have shot the serpent : but the Indians disswaded them ; saying, that, if he were not kill'd outright, they would be all in danger of their...
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Collections of the Maine Historical Society, Volume 1

Maine Historical Society - Local history - 1865
...there were at least nine families in Falmouth, viz : Atwell, Cleeves, Lewis, Macworth, Mitton, Mosier, Tucker, Winter, and Wise, of whom four were settled...Henry's at Black Point. Jocelyn left England in April, 1638. and returned in Sept. 1639. He was at Black Point with his brother from July 14, 1638 to Sept....
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