Mystic Whaler to Join Newport Tall Ships Festival
February 10, 2012
Jamestown Press: Ocean State Tall Ships recently announced that the Mystic Whaler—a reproduction of the late 19th century coastal cargo schooner—will join the tall ships festival in Newport, Rhode Island, from July 6-9.
Originally built in Tarpon Springs, Florida, in 1967, the Mystic Whaler was rebuilt in 1993 in Providence. The schooner now resides in New London, Connecticut. It was originally designed for the passenger trade by Chubb Crockett of Camden, Maine.
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