An unoccupied building near Chebacco Lake was badly damaged in a fire on Friday afternoon, March 16, according to Hamilton Fire Chief Philip Stevens. The fire at 146 Gregory Island Road was reported at 1:09 p.m. The building was heavily involved in fire when the first Hamilton firefighters arrived and a heavy wind was blowing. … Continued
Category: Chebacco Lake
The Hamilton Fire Department conducted its annual ice rescue training earlier this month on Chebacco Lake, along with the Essex Fire Department. See some photos of the training exercise below.
The Chebacco Lake boat ramp is set to open for the year on Friday. The ramp has been closed because of the high water, according to Hamilton Police Lt. Scott Janes. The Hamilton Department of Public Works will be asked to move away the cement blocks from the ramp on Friday, he said. As the … Continued
Summer is not over and the state boat ramp off of Chebacco Road remains open. The ramp is operated under the Massachusetts Fishing and Boating Access Points program. State officials maintain the boat ramp, according to Hamilton police. The 209-acre Great Pond is located in both Hamilton and Essex and the public concrete boat ramp … Continued
The ice is out on Chebacco Lake and the boat ramp is open – prompting a safety reminder from the Hamilton Police Department. Chief Russell Stevens said that he has already seen an increase in boat traffic on the lake during weekends this spring and he expects it to get busier as the weather gets … Continued