Swackett Weather Fun Fact: Deep Freeze of 1779-1780

Swackett Weather Fun Fact:   The winter of 1779-1780 was so cold ice was piled 20 feet high along the Delmarva Coast that stayed until spring and the upper portion of the Chesapeake Bay along with the entire Potomac River was frozen solid, allowing people to walk from Annapolis to Kent Island and from Alexandria to D.C.

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