Ernestina-Morrissey Safe in Boothbay

Ernestina-Morrissey is next in line to be brought up the railway. She will be there for 2-3 years while the work progresses. photo by David Stickney

After a 24 hour trip under tow from New Bedford, Ernestina-Morrissey has arrived at Boothbay Harbor Shipyard, her berth for the next few years while she undergoes reconstruction to ready her for her fifth life.  More photos will be posted soon, meanwhile, enjoy these reports.


YouTube video of departure by Mike Estabrook

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