Historic Whaleship Charles W. Morgan Sails for First Time in Nearly 100 Years

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National Historic Landmark Vessel Completes Sea Trial for 38th voyage

 

MYSTIC, Conn. (June 7, 2014) — The 1841 whaleship Charles W. Morgan sailed for the first time in almost a century  on Saturday, June 7, on the first day of sea trials for her 38th Voyage. The ship cast off from City Pier in New London at 9:30 a.m. and proceeded out onto Long Island Sound, where she spent the day conducting sail training drills and maneuvers. She returned to New London at 3:30 p.m.

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