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Occurred : 7/20/1971 21:00 (Entered as : 07/20/1971 21:00)
Reported: 9/25/2005 11:02:00 AM 11:02
Posted: 10/11/2005
Location: Manchester, CT
Shape: Light
Duration:5 minutes
Bue lights in Manchester Ct. Sky 1971

The first object appeared and hovered about 500 ft. over the southern sky above Tolland Tpke; 1 of three sightings. It remained there for over a minute. Than accelerated with no noise in the direction of Hartford. This happened at the Tolland St. interchange of I-84.

The second appeared at the middle RR crossing of Tolland Tpke and the third in front of 1701 Tolland Tpke. The second and third were I dentical in size, shape, and direction of departure to the first.

A Manchester Police Officer was made aware of the sightings and after a question about description of the object we were informed that 30 children at robertson school saw the same thing. Also were told that there were other sightings and they, at that point had continued for about a month.