Portsmouth, RI, Residents Angered Over Derelict Boat

EastBayRI.com reports on the continuing saga involving a derelict boat in Portsmouth, Rhode Island’s Blue Bill Cove. The boat is apparently shedding pieces of debris, one of which caused damage to the new vessel of a nearby resident.

The derelict cabin cruiser has rested, partially submerged, in the cove since Hurricane Irene, but nothing has been done to remove it. The Coast Guard has stated that the vessel does not pose a hazard to navigation; therefore it is not responsible for the boat’s removal.

Read more:

East Bay RI

Share this Article On Facebook Twitter More...

Follow New England Boating:

Like New England Boating on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. Receive our Daily RSS Feed.

Don’t forget to sign up for our monthly newsletter!

Each month our emailed newsletter keeps you up to speed on the top news items, videos, destinations, reviews and fishing articles on New England Boating, so you won’t miss a beat. It’s convenient, it’s free, and you can opt out at any time!