Tuesday, June 26, 2007
The Colombian barque, GLORIA, arrived in Newport for Tall Ships Rhode Island, which starts ont he 26th.
ALso sailing into the harbor on Tuesday were the schooners: VIRGINIA, SPIRIT of MASSACHUSETTS, BLUENOSE II, and PRIDE of BALTIMORE !!.
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Monday, June 25, 2007
Both GLORIA from Columbia and the schooner AMISTAD from CT could be seen in the east passage off Newport Rhode Island, as they arrived a couple of days early for Tall Ships Rhode Island.
AMISTAD was built in Mystic, CT, and homeports from New Haven, CT>
For more information on Tall Ships Rhode Isalnd, go to: http://tallshipsrhodeisalnd.org
The German barque, GORCH FOCK II, arrived on Monday July 25th, in Newport.
Photograph shows GORCH FOCK II off Goat Island, Newport Rhode Island.
For more info on Tall Ships Rhode Island, go to: http://tallshipsrhodeisland.org
Sunday, June 24, 2007
Saturday, June 16, 2007
Schooner BOWDOIN was initially an Arctic research vessel. Built in 1921, BOWDOIN made 26 voyages beyond the Arctic circle between 1921 and 1954. She is now owned and operated by the Maine Maritime Academy in Castine, Maine.
To reach the BOWDOIN, go to her webpage at: http://bell..mma.edu/~bowdoin
For e-mail, contact Tim Leach at: firstname.lastname@example.org