2007-11-07 / Briefly Noted
St. Mary's Rectory Safe Yields Historical Treasuretrove
First-Time ever exhibit of historical documents on November 24 during Cold Spring by Candlelight Tour
The dust-covered, cast-iron safe crouched in the basement of the St. Mary in the Highlands rectory had escaped notice for years. It had remained unopened and was all but forgotten until Father Shane Scott- Hamblen began to ponder its contents. His curiosity lead to several attempts at accessing the safe but all proved unsuccessful.