5:49 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Deer Island Tragedy Chronicled In 'Trapped Under The Sea'

Visitors flock to Deer Island today to enjoy unparalleled views of Boston Harbor, now one of the cleanest urban harbors in the world. Alongside one of the many paths is this easy to miss marker, a modest hard hat memorializing several men who died working on the MWRA facility that occupies part of the island and led to the clean harbor we know today.