8 Dyer Street

8 Dyer Street, by David W. Dunlap (2011).

8 Dyer Street, by David W. Dunlap (2011).

Rebecca Bickers, a Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star fraternal organization, bought this mid-19th-century house in 1944. She lived here with her husband, William Henry Bickers, an engineer at the Cape Cod Cold Storage and a volunteer fireman. From the 1970s through the mid-’90s, it was the Christopher Inn, run by Stanley Gifford and later by Paul Kukie. Park Davis acquired 6 and 8 Dyer in 1996, running them together as the Benchmark Inn (No. 6) and Benchmark Central (No. 8) until 2010. J. Francis Rioux rebranded this house as the 8 Dyer Hotel. Brandon Quesnell and Steve Katsurinis took over in 2013.


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