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USS Constitution Takes Final Trip Around Boston Harbor Until 2018

BOSTON (AP) — The USS Constitution took one last spin in Boston Harbor before it heads to dry dock for a three-year restoration project.

The world’s oldest commissioned warship still afloat left its berth at the Charlestown Navy Yard with about 500 invited guests Friday morning. 286 more words

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The Freedom Trail Part #7 - USS Constitution and Charlestown Navy Yard - Boston, MA

For Part #6, click here

The last stop along the Freedom Trail is the USS Constitution at the Charlestown Navy Yard.  Although all of our feet were absolutely screaming at this point, we were still super excited and upbeat.   194 more words

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Rebel Treasure thirteenth post

ON THE USS CONSTITUTION – QUARTERDECK
LT. UPSHUR, a naval officer of 20 years, turns his eagle gaze from the work party to the approaching midshipman. 408 more words

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ON THE USS CONSTITUTION – THE MAIN TRUCK
Fifty feet up on the main mast, Lon drapes his chest over the furled mainsail while walking the footrope that sways beneath it. 714 more words

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The U.S. Navy & Corsairs

So why am I writing a post on history when this is a writing-centered blog?

I happen to love history. History is, after all, God’s Story. 641 more words

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Boston, Massachusetts

On Tuesday morning we left Sandwich Massachusetts to travel to our next destination which was Old Orchard Beach, ME. We had 2 days to kill before our arrival on Thursday. 433 more words