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Assignment #6 | 2/6 B/W (R)

Here is 2/6 Black and White image for our latest assignment.

In this image we are looking down the barrel of a large gun ship cannon pointed out the starboard side of the second deck on the… 116 more words



We’ve haven’t been to Boston in a few years.  Since we drove up we stopped in NJ and had dinner with some friends, then visited my 93-year old grandfather in CT along with my aunt and cousins.  77 more words



Last week, I had the pleasure of seeing the USS Constitution “sail” through Boston Harbor for the last time for the next 3 years.  The weather was glorious and I timed it just perfectly to be able to see the ship as she passed Faneuil Hall and Old North Church. 84 more words


Dirty Thirty Boston Style

A while ago, Matt told me to request the Friday after my birthday off. Not asking too many questions at the time, I complied. As my birthday slowly approached, I began asking more questions. 920 more words


SHAKO: "Old Ironsides" Last Voyage -- for Now

Heading to Dry Dock.

The oldest commissioned vessel in the U.S. Navy —  USS Constitution, better known as “Old Ironsides  — is heading for dry dock soon for several years of repairs and renovations. 403 more words

National Security And Defense

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. 290 more words


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