November 16, 2010

Visit to the Maritime Museum

We recently visited the local maritime museum which I've never visited in the 15 or so years I've been living here.

Run by volunteers, it's a great little exhibit with a relocated lighthouse.

Following are some photos for your enjoyment:

Ship's Compass

Jenny Lind figurehead from the
clipper ship Nightingale .
Carved in 1847 - shipwrecked 1850
Sea Hill Lighthouse - NW point of Curtis Island
1873 (replaced in 1960)

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