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Hurricane deals the fatal blow

Nantucket home demolished after years of erosion

Workers were set up to demolish Gene Ratner’s four-bedroom house off Sheep Pond Road on Nantucket Wednesday. Workers were set up to demolish Gene Ratner’s four-bedroom house off Sheep Pond Road on Nantucket Wednesday. (Jim Powers/Inquirer And Mirror)
By David Abel
Globe Staff / September 17, 2010

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All that’s left is the view. For years, the sea rolled ever closer, as the tides washed away more and more sand. (Full article: 627 words)

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