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[mahr-buh l-head, mahr-buh l-hed] /ˈmɑr bəlˌhɛæd, ˌmɑr bəlˈhɛd/
a resort in NE Massachusetts: yachting. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Whittier said he had the Captain Ireson story from a schoolmate who came from Marblehead.

    Whittier-land Samuel T. Pickard
  • The object that was said to have fallen at Marblehead, Mass., in 1858, is described in the Amer.

    The Book of the Damned Charles Fort
  • Do you know, did you ever hear, what the women of Marblehead did to a certain Floyd Ireson?

    My New Curate P.A. Sheehan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Hooper were "King" Hooper and his wife of Marblehead.

    Diary of Anna Green Winslow

    Anna Green Winslow
  • The first American-built slave ship was the Desire, launched at Marblehead in 1636.

    The American Empire

    Scott Nearing
  • Martha went to Marblehead that summer and one of the twins died.

    A Little Girl in Old Boston Amanda Millie Douglas
  • A party of Virginia riflemen met a party of Marblehead fishermen.

  • The lady is from Marblehead; the other has before-time been dubbed the Grumbler.

    Alamo Ranch Sarah Warner Brooks

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