The Tuck family owned & operated candy and gift shop has been producing fresh made candies & chocolates in Rockport Mass since 1929. Visit the Rockport location on Cape Ann only 1 hour north of Boston for great gift ideas, fine chocolates, candy, old fashioned fudge, salt water taffy & more.
Merrimac Massachusetts was first settled by Europeans in the late 1650's and the colonists' main crop then was corn. Residents also pursued maritime trades that included fishing for salmon and sturgeon and shipbuilding as the town grew.
Merrimac also served as the distribution point for sugar and molasses from the West Indian trade. By the nineteenth century the principal manufacturing activity was carriage making.
By the Second World War Merrimac's growth was residential and it remains a principally residential community to present day.
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