Majestic coastlines, rich history and classic style are just a few reasons why this Clothing Company exists. This famous region from Revere to Salisbury Beach has garnered a formidable reputation. A timeline of historic milestones happened here which helped shape our modern world.
The epicenter of the shoe manufacturing industry flourished in Lynn, MA from the early 1600s to the end of the twentieth century. The first established fishing community in the United States was Gloucester. The first public beach in America was Revere Beach. And the Navy was born in Beverly and Marblehead when the schooner, the Hannah, first set sail in their harbors.
The trade route which brought culture from around the world into Salem gave rise to wealth and education and left us with stories of aristocrats, merchants, and pirates. Fast moving clipper ships bringing goods from transatlantic journeys were being built in Newburyport, the richest city in the union.
Throughout my years as a North Shore resident I continue to experience the intimate web of connections that I share with the people around me. Whether your hobbies are sailing, fishing, polo or golfing the North Shore seems to be a place where people visit from around the world to immerse themselves in its lifestyle.
Famous poets and writers have lived here while master painters have used oil to render its shores; Get to know the North Shore a little better through North Shore Clothing Co. and learn about our favorite place in the world.
-Nicholas Ockenga, Owner