Tall Ship Alabama Returns to Newburyport, MA

The schooner Alabama, courtesy The Black Dog Tall Ships

Newburyport News: It’s been more than a century since tall ships were a regular sight on the city’s shoreline.

But this summer, residents and visitors to the Clipper City will be treated to a weeklong visit from a grand schooner similar to the ones built on Newburyport‘s riverfront during Colonial times.

The Alabama is aiming to be in Newburyport the week before Labor Day as part of a tour along the coast that will also include stops in Gloucester and Provincetown, said Alabama crewmember Ross Cottrell.

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