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Snapshots

  1. Small Boat Exhibit

    Snapshot Title: Small Boat Exhibit
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    This building contains a nice collection of small, but interesting watercraft.



  2. The Joseph Conrad

    Snapshot Title: The Joseph Conrad
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    This 111-foot, full-rigged training vessel was built in 1882 in Copenhagen and named the Georg Stage. The Danish merchant fleet trained over 4000 cadets on-board over the next 50 years. In 1934 she ...



  3. Where did they get all of these ropes??

    Snapshot Title: Where did they get all of these ropes??
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    When you visit the museum, step through this door to see 250 feet of the Plymouth Cordage Company's ropewalk. The machines that made the ropes for many of the tall ships that sailed out of New England...



  4. The Brant Point Lighthouse

    Snapshot Title: The Brant Point Lighthouse
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    This small lighthouse, an exact replica of the famous Nantucket light, is found at the south point of the museum grounds. You can see the fourth-order Fresnel lens inside the glass at its top. The Mys...



  5. logs

    Snapshot Title: logs
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    The tour quide explained that these logs are destined to restore the ships in the meuseums collection. The Museum has a workshop where you can watch shipwrights building and repairing the wooden vesse...



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    Snapshot Title: .
    Taken by: mr_skulls

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



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  7. ship detail

    Snapshot Title: ship detail
    Taken by: mr_skulls

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



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  8. rope and chain

    Snapshot Title: rope and chain
    Taken by: mr_skulls

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



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    Snapshot Title: .
    Taken by: mr_skulls

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



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  10. Wreath

    Snapshot Title: Wreath
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: The Clam Shack and Other Buildings at Mystic Seaport
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Our visit to the Museum of America and the Sea at Mystic Connecticut was the week after Christmas.