Last wooden whaler Charles W. Morgan being restored in Mystic Conn.

shamrock
4th July 2009, 09:02
This is the last known wooden whaling ship, built in 1841, she is being restored at the Mystic Seaport Maritime Museum...

http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/metropolitan/6510492.html

Soundbounder
11th September 2009, 01:03
Here are some photos I took of her last February. It is an impressive sight to see her out of the water.
What I will try to do is post updates occasionally. She was hauled last October and the restoration is expected to take about 3 years.

http://soundbounder.blogspot.com/2009/02/charles-w-morgan-restoration.html

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