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Wet, wild and … wow: Nor’easter powers down the North Shore

Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A large tree rests on electrical wires on Orchard Road in Swampscott after being knocked over by the wind during the Nor'Easter that made its way across the North Shore overnight.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

Gerrit and Liz Bradley inspect the tree which fell in front of their home on Palmer Avenue in Swampscott during the nor'easter on Wednesday.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A dog looks at his skeleton counterpart as he stands in the front door of a Nason Road home in Swampscott on Wednesday.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A family walks past a tree which had fallen onto an Andrew Road home in Swampscott during the nor'easter on Wednesday.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

David Brewin walks past a large downed tree by strong overnight winds in the front yard of his Glendale Road home in Marblehead.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

Palmer Avenue resident Liz Bradley, center, and her husband Gerrit, left, ask an Asplundh Tree Expert employee to cut part of a tree trunk so they can turn it into a wooden bowl as they inspect the aftermath of the nor'easter in front of their Swampscott home.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A woman and her son stop to take a photo of a tree at the corner of Glendale Road and Humphrey Street which was knocked over during the nor'easter on Wednesday.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A tree felled by strong winds from a nor'easter damaged a Shaw Road home in Swampscott.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

Members of the Swampscott DPW work to remove a tree which had fallen across Lexington Avenue during the nor'easter.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A fallen tree limb sits on top of an SUV on Vine Street in Saugus following the nor'easter that moved through overnight into Wednesday.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A telephone pole was snapped off by a falling tree during the nor'easter that moved through Tuesday night into Wednesday.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A downed tree in the front yard of a Forest Avenue home in Swampscott which was brought down by strong winds from the nor'easter.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

Heavy winds from a nor'easter uprooted a tree at the corner of Humphrey Street and Glendale Road in Marblehead.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A tree felled by strong winds from a nor'easter damaged a Shaw Road home in Swampscott.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

Asplundh Tree Expert employees work to remove a tree which fell across Palmer Avenue in Swampscott during the nor'easter on Wednesday.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

A woman walks her dog past a broken tree limb on Andrew Road in Swampscott on Wednesday.

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Nor'easter powers down North Shore

Power lines and tree limbs cover a car and van on Blaney Street in Swampscott following the nor'easter that moved across the North Shore overnight into Wednesday.

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A powerful nor’easter battered the North Shore Tuesday night into Wednesday afternoon, delivering up to 80-mph winds and knocking out power in several communities. Downed trees and wires were seen…

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