Lighthouse sunrise
Gloucester is a town on the northeastern shores of Massachusetts, located on Cape Ann. 

It was founded by the Dorchester Company, chartered by James I in 1623. 

Today, the town is known for its beautiful New England scenery, sunrises, nearby lighthouse, history, quaint downtown area, sailing, and fishing.

People Born in Gloucester

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Gloucester in People's Lives

Jake Gyllenhaal: I traveled here in 2001 to film scenes of the movie Moonlight Mile

Rudyard Kipling: I traveled here around 1896 to research for a book that I was writing, which would later become Captains Courageous.

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