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CHARLES W. MORGAN is in town. here she is docking at MMA. Shot from Bell Rd, I feel kinda dirty :scared:

 

There is going to be alot of great opportunities to shoot her this month dont miss out :D

 

Taken from the Mysticseaport.org site...

 

"The Charles W. Morgan is the last of an American whaling fleet that numbered more than 2,700 vessels. Built and launched in 1841, the Morgan is now America’s oldest commercial ship still afloat – only the USS Constitution is older.

 

Over an 80-year whaling career, the Morgan embarked on 37 voyages between 1841 and 1921, most lasting three years or more. Built for durability, not speed, she roamed every corner of the globe in her pursuit of whales. She is known as a “lucky ship,” having successfully navigated crushing Arctic ice, hungry cannibals, countless storms, Cape Horn roundings and, after she finished her whaling career, even the Hurricane of 1938."

 

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