The fierce storm, remembered as the Blizzard of- John C.L. Morgan
1952, belted greater Portland with 25.3 inches of snow driven by gale-force
winds. "We were snowbound for three days," Roger Knight of Smiling Hill Farm in
Westbrook said recently, recalling an 8-foot snowdrift in front of the farmhouse
on County Road."“The wind did howl."
Thursday, February 16, 2012
A Look Back at the Blizzard of '52