Quincy, Mass. Quarries

7:11 p.m. on July 3, 2005 (EDT)
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Are there anymore quarries left in Quincy for swimming? My father used to dive 80 to 120 ft into the quarries as a kid and he took me and my brother to one in the late 70's when I was a kid. It was a blast. The water was like spring water. Please let me know if any still exist or if there are any in New England? Thank you

7:42 p.m. on July 4, 2005 (EDT)
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Quincy Quarries is a popular spot for Boston-area rock climbers...not sure if there's any swimming there, though. There are lots of swimmable quarries around New England, although they're generally on private property and swimming/jumping isn't always welcome. But it is fun!

2:17 p.m. on July 17, 2005 (EDT)
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there is one quarrie left that me and my friends go jumping at every day. There is a big hill next to the mr tux in quincy. Go up that hill and look and your left and thats the Quarry that you can jump at.

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