Navy Ship to Visit Gloucester Schooner Festival
September 3, 2015
It wasn’t built in Essex, Massachusetts and has never been powered solely by the ocean’s breezes. But that doesn’t mean the USS Fort McHenry won’t receive plenty of attention during the upcoming Gloucester Schooner Festival that begins Tomorrow, Friday, September 4, 2015, according to an article on GloucesterTimes.com.
The Fort McHenry, a 610-foot long, 84-foot wide Whidbey Island Class dock landing ship that weighs in at 16,261 tons, will be one of the premier attractions at the 31st Gloucester Schooner Festival throughout the weekend.
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