Photo/Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding.

Bangor Daily News: Stanley Paris hopes to set records for circling the globe, and on Thursday afternoon [November 1] he got to see the 63’ custom-designed cruising yacht he plans to use to do so.

Photo/Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding

The Kiwi Spirit was christened and launched at the Lyman Morse Boatbuilding yard on the Thomaston waterfront.

“For thousands of years, people have gone to sea. Our ships take care of us through perilous seas,” Paris said before Heidi Lyman smashed a bottle of champagne against the bow.

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