Mayflower Sighted in Cape Cod Canal

Mayflower II, Plymouth, courtesy Wkimedia Commons.

CapeCodOnline posted some great video of the replica ship Mayflower II transiting the Cape Cod Canal on December 17, en route to Fairhaven, Massachusetts, where the vessel will receive her yearly maintenance.

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Videos of Voyage:

From: Cape Cod Time: CapeCodOnline

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9xCu6iULD1U&feature

The Mayflower II passes through the Cape Cod Canal on Dec. 17, 2010 on the way from Plymouth to Fairhaven for her annual maintenance and a Coast Guard inspection. Cape Cod Times video by Eric Williams and Merrily Cassidy.

From Satellite News Service

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OojgcAQd0Is&feature

The Mayflower II transits the Cape Cod Canal near the Bourne Bridge Friday ( 12-17-10 ) morning en route to her winter berth at the Fairhaven Ship Yard.

Were you able to see the Mayflower II underway on the 17th?

If you were, please tell us about your experience and why you went out to view the ship?