New England History: Battle of Vinegar Hill led to northern settlement

By Jim Belshaw
October 23 2021 - 12:00am
A re-enactment of the Battle of Vinegar Hill.

One difficulty that I have faced as a regional historian specialising in the broader new state New England, the Tablelands and surrounding river valleys, is the absence of regional historical syntheses that allow us to fit our family, local and regional stories into a context.