Wednesday, August 25, 2004
Preservations fret over future of Upton Cave
Historians have long pondered the uses of a mysterious stone chamber that sits on private land in Upton. Now that the land's been sold, officials fret that development of the property could keep them from every discovering its secrets.
The chamber, known as the Upton Chamber or Upton Cave, is a man-made cave that some estimate to be between several hundred to several thousand years old. It's located on a roughly 7-1/2-acre parcel of land which overlooks Mill Pond.