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Explosive Personalities in Waldoboro Shipbuilding & Adventures on the Five Master “Cora Cressey”

January 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Part One: 1900 – George Welt’s attempts to revive wooden shipbuilding in Waldoboro, his courting of William Palmer, Massachusetts schoolteacher turned businessman and the evolution of their efforts. Part Two: 1928 – Inexperienced Harvard student, Russel Seaver’s adventures working on board the five master “Cora Cressey”, under sail. Presentation by Mark Biscoe. In the Schooner Cove library.


January 23
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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