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Stamford Advocate
Angela Carella: Shipyard historian: BLT got the peninsula, missed the pointguys out of the picture,” Wallstrom said of BLT. “It was scandalous that they t
Angela Carella: Shipyard historian: BLT got the peninsula, missed the point
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
guys out of the picture,” Wallstrom said of BLT. “It was scandalous that they tore down the Luders office building. It would have made a perfect maritime museum for Stamford.” angela.carella@scni.com; 203-964-2296; stamfordadvocate.com/angelacar... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Angela Carella: Shipyard historian: BLT got the peninsula, missed the pointguys out of the picture,” Wallstrom said of BLT. “It was scandalous that they t
Angela Carella: Shipyard historian: BLT got the peninsula, missed the point
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
guys out of the picture,” Wallstrom said of BLT. “It was scandalous that they tore down the Luders office building. It would have made a perfect maritime museum for Stamford.” angela.carella@scni.com; 203-964-2296; stamfordadvocate.com/angelacar... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Patriots Point holds 40th anniversary celebration; breaks one-day attendance recordwas working at Patriots Point when in opened four decades ago. The senior cura
Patriots Point holds 40th anniversary celebration; breaks one-day attendance record
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
was working at Patriots Point when in opened four decades ago. The senior curator for Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, Clark remembers when Patriots Point opened 40 years ago. He was there when the public boarded the aircraft... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Looking back: Patriots Point 40th anniversaryClark was working at Patriots Point when in opened four decades ago. The senio
Looking back: Patriots Point 40th anniversary
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
Clark was working at Patriots Point when in opened four decades ago. The senior curator for Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, Clark remembers when Patriots Point opened 40 years ago. He was there when the public boarded the aircraft... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Silver Strand shipwreck back in the spotlightPHOTO COURTESY CHANNEL ISLANDS MARITIME MUSEUM La Jenelle sinks off the Oxnard
Silver Strand shipwreck back in the spotlight
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
PHOTO COURTESY CHANNEL ISLANDS MARITIME MUSEUM La Jenelle sinks off the Oxnard coastline in 1970. RICHARD QUINN/SPECIAL TO THE STAR Kate Crouse, curator and collections manager at the Channel Islands Maritime Museum in Oxnard, talks about the wreck... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Brilliant things to do with the kids this Bank Holiday Weekendpast and where some of our most famous phrases and sayings actually come from.
Brilliant things to do with the kids this Bank Holiday Weekend
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
past and where some of our most famous phrases and sayings actually come from. Drop in, no booking required. Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, Liverpool WaterfrontStanley Park's Summer Garden Party Sunday, August 28, 11.30am to 3pm This... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The amazing feats of man's best friendborder collie's got the eye of a sailor, flies with the wind and lives 24 hours
The amazing feats of man's best friend
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
border collie's got the eye of a sailor, flies with the wind and lives 24 hours on the job. The Australian National Maritime Museum employee is so enthusiastic for his job (chasing away seagulls causing a mess on the Pyrmont wharf) he needs... Read more
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New York Post
Fabled Peking ship leaving NYC after 40 years$30 million dollars into bringing the Peking back and restoring her for her new
Fabled Peking ship leaving NYC after 40 years
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
$30 million dollars into bringing the Peking back and restoring her for her new home at the Stiftung Hamburg Maritim, the maritime museum of Hamburg. Captain Jonathan Boulware, the Executive Director of the South Street Seaport Museum said the... Read more
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USA Today
Navy photographer wanted his work to be sharedwhich they want to be accessible to the public. Schnipper, who worked as litho
Navy photographer wanted his work to be shared
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
which they want to be accessible to the public. Schnipper, who worked as lithographer, had given 30 to the Columbia River Maritime Museum in Astoria, Ore., the town for which his ship was named. But he had more than 1,000 others. Schnipper’s... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local Sports CalendarCup Regatta: Hosted by the Kingston Sailing Club Aug. 27-28 from the home of th
Local Sports Calendar
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 4 days ago
Cup Regatta: Hosted by the Kingston Sailing Club Aug. 27-28 from the home of the KSC, the Hudsdon River Maritime Museum. Breakfast, on-site registration and skippers’ meeting will be held 8:30 a.m. Aug. 27 at the museum’s Wooden... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Little City is gearing up: Music and crafters to fill the green; more fun to be hadby Safe Kids of Addison County (they will be providing and fitting a limited nu
Little City is gearing up: Music and crafters to fill the green; more fun to be had
The Addison County Independent / Posted 4 days ago
by Safe Kids of Addison County (they will be providing and fitting a limited number of helmets for kids); Lake Champlain Maritime Museum will be showing a video about their STEAM Ship program; and the Vergennes Lions Club will demonstrate a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Herman Schnipper, Hackensack Navy photographer with trove of photos, dies at 92to the public. Mr. Schnipper, who worked as lithographer and formerly lived in
Herman Schnipper, Hackensack Navy photographer with trove of photos, dies at 92
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
to the public. Mr. Schnipper, who worked as lithographer and formerly lived in Teaneck, had given 30 to the Columbia River Maritime Museum in Astoria, Ore., the town for which his ship was named. But there are more than 1,000 others. Mr.... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Herman Schnipper, Hackensack Navy photographer with treasure trove of photos, dies at 92to the public. Mr. Schnipper, who worked as lithographer and formerly lived in
Herman Schnipper, Hackensack Navy photographer with treasure trove of photos, dies at 92
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
to the public. Mr. Schnipper, who worked as lithographer and formerly lived in Teaneck, had given 30 to the Columbia River Maritime Museum in Astoria, Ore., the town for which his ship was named. But there are more than 1,000 others. Mr.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Firm sues North Little Rock over termination of riverboat leasecompany the right to extend the lease for three one-year terms. The riverboat a
Firm sues North Little Rock over termination of riverboat lease
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
company the right to extend the lease for three one-year terms. The riverboat and tug were adjacent to the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum just east of the Main Street bridge. The riverboat company -- which took its name from the initials of its... Read more
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Evening Standard
William Fiennes: the author on Kew Gardens literary festivalwith the buildings, but Greenwich Park is part of the Greenwich Maritime World
William Fiennes: the author on Kew Gardens literary festival
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
with the buildings, but Greenwich Park is part of the Greenwich Maritime World Heritage Site and houses the The National Maritime Museum and Old Royal Naval College, both of which are worthy of an afternoon or three, no matter how brightly the... Read more
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Junkee
The Maritime Museum Had To Hire A Dog To Stop Birds Shitting On All The Boatsarticle about this very good dog. Meet Bailey, a dog with a job. Bailey has be
The Maritime Museum Had To Hire A Dog To Stop Birds Shitting On All The Boats
Junkee / Posted 4 days ago
article about this very good dog. Meet Bailey, a dog with a job. Bailey has been working for the Australian National Maritime Museum for three months. His primary responsibilities are chasing away seagulls from the wharf — apparently to... Read more
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Mashable
Bailey the dog has the dream job of scaring away seagullsWhat's This?Bailey is the Australian National Maritime Museum's new seagull cha
Bailey the dog has the dream job of scaring away seagulls
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
What's This?Bailey is the Australian National Maritime Museum's new seagull chaser. Image: AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM If there were a dream job for a dog, this might be it. Bailey the dog has been employed to as something of a seagull... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Seagull security dog ruffles feathers at maritime museumAustralian National Maritime Museum recruits seagull security dog Bailey He ha
Seagull security dog ruffles feathers at maritime museum
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Australian National Maritime Museum recruits seagull security dog Bailey He has the eye of a sailor, flies with the wind and lives 24 hours on the job. Meet Bailey, a rescue working dog and the Australian National Maritime Museum's newest... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dom 'Furious' George - Give townies a breakto keep on going when everyone else turned in and ended up raising the ire of s
Dom 'Furious' George - Give townies a break
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
to keep on going when everyone else turned in and ended up raising the ire of security guards when he tried to get into the Maritime Museum at three in the morning! Related ContentDom 'Furious' George - Believe it or not! Olympic editionBeef... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Holly Point Market, Groovin’ concert to be featured Saturday at maritime parkby Bill Powell President, Deltaville Maritime Museum It will be a big day thi
Holly Point Market, Groovin’ concert to be featured Saturday at maritime park
Southside Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
by Bill Powell President, Deltaville Maritime Museum It will be a big day this Saturday, August 27, at the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park as everyone welcomes back “F.D. Crockett” from her two-week cruise of the Chesapeake... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Schooner arrivesII and El Galeon. The Pride of Baltimore II and El Galeon will be open for tour
Schooner arrives
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
II and El Galeon. The Pride of Baltimore II and El Galeon will be open for tours from noon to 8 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are available at the Marquette Maritime Museum. (Journal photos by Elizab... Read more
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Orange County Register
Find out how kids can get in free to top San Diego attractions in October 2016Japanese Friendship Garden • La Jolla Historical Society • Living Coast Disco
Find out how kids can get in free to top San Diego attractions in October 2016
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
Japanese Friendship Garden • La Jolla Historical Society • Living Coast Discovery Center • Lux Art Institute • Maritime Museum of San Diego • Marston House Museum & Gardens • Mingei International Museum • Museum of Contemporary Art... Read more
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Londonist
Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 23 August 2016and a talk by David Olusoga, the presenter of BAFTA-winning Britain's Forgotten
Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 23 August 2016
Londonist / Posted 7 days ago
and a talk by David Olusoga, the presenter of BAFTA-winning Britain's Forgotten Slave Owners, take place at the National Maritime Museum today. The event culminates with a ceremony next to the Thames. Free, just turn up, 11am-4pm Sponsored... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Brilliant things to do with the kids this Bank Holiday Weekendpast and where some of our most famous phrases and sayings actually come from.
Brilliant things to do with the kids this Bank Holiday Weekend
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
past and where some of our most famous phrases and sayings actually come from. Drop in, no booking required. Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, Liverpool WaterfrontTry country crafts at Tatton Park Saturday, August 27 to Monday, August... Read more
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Londonist
Where To Be A Pirate In Londonfer de merry making without spendin' of a doubloon (free entry). Hear tales o'
Where To Be A Pirate In London
Londonist / Posted 7 days ago
fer de merry making without spendin' of a doubloon (free entry). Hear tales o' many a scurvy scum o'pirates at de National Maritime Museum. Be meeting some of de fearsome dawgs and wenches and be hearin' of der history of the sailors on de high... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Festival of Sail Returns Labor Day Weekendof Sail where boats sail from the mouth of San Diego Bay, past Shelter Island,
Festival of Sail Returns Labor Day Weekend
NBC San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
of Sail where boats sail from the mouth of San Diego Bay, past Shelter Island, Harbor Island, and downtown and back to the Maritime Museum. For a fee some ships will take passengers aboard for the Parade of Sail, including American Pride, Bill of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Summer can seduce a visitor to Duluth on shore of Lake Superiorthe National Register of Historic Places that has become a symbol of Duluth. T
Summer can seduce a visitor to Duluth on shore of Lake Superior
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
the National Register of Historic Places that has become a symbol of Duluth. The Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center, a maritime museum operated by the Army Corps of Engineers, sits near the base of the bridge and tells the long and fascinating... Read more
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Londonist
Free And Cheap London Events: 22-28 August 2016and a talk by David Olusoga, presenter of the BAFTA-winning Britain's Forgotten
Free And Cheap London Events: 22-28 August 2016
Londonist / Posted 8 days ago
and a talk by David Olusoga, presenter of the BAFTA-winning Britain's Forgotten Slave Owners, take place at the National Maritime Museum today. The event culminates with a ceremony next to the Thames. Free, just turn up, 11am-4pm SINGING... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
North Little Rock notebookVenues to team on Pearl Harbor events The Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum and
North Little Rock notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Venues to team on Pearl Harbor events The Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum and several other venues will partner to observe the 75th anniversary of the attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor during the first week of December. The museum added... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sydney's most important statues fall into the careful hands of Anne Cumminscrucifix. "It was super-corroded and I didn't know what to do with it, so I ran
Sydney's most important statues fall into the careful hands of Anne Cummins
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
crucifix. "It was super-corroded and I didn't know what to do with it, so I rang my colleagues at the Western Australian Maritime Museum because they do a lot of electrolysis and I suspected that's what it needed," she says. "I had done other... Read more
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The Age
Sydney's most important statues fall into the careful hands of Anne Cumminscrucifix. "It was super-corroded and I didn't know what to do with it, so I ran
Sydney's most important statues fall into the careful hands of Anne Cummins
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
crucifix. "It was super-corroded and I didn't know what to do with it, so I rang my colleagues at the Western Australian Maritime Museum because they do a lot of electrolysis and I suspected that's what it needed," she says. "I had done other... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Aug. 20 and 21, 2016Wall Street, Kingston. Classic Boat Show: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 32nd Annual antiqu
Aug. 20 and 21, 2016
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 10 days ago
Wall Street, Kingston. Classic Boat Show: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 32nd Annual antique and classic boat show. Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston. (845) 338-0071. Aug. 20 and 21. Free admission. Hudson Valley Farmers Market:... Read more
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Al.com
Mayoral contest heats up in one of Alabama's fastest growing citiesMurray Lawrence, operator of Boobie Jack Tree Service. Brewer, marketing and p
Mayoral contest heats up in one of Alabama's fastest growing cities
Al.com / Posted 10 days ago
Murray Lawrence, operator of Boobie Jack Tree Service. Brewer, marketing and public relations director at the GulfQuest Maritime Museum in Mobile, said she wants to see the city add planning and zoning employees to help manage growth. She also... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A different side of war2014, Sister Anzac has been performed at small venues: the Torpedo Bay Navy Mus
A different side of war
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
2014, Sister Anzac has been performed at small venues: the Torpedo Bay Navy Museum in Devonport, where it debuted; the NZ Maritime Museum on Auckland's Waterfront and Te Pou - the home of Maori theatre in New Lynn. Now, as Allen and director... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Make the most of this sunny weekend!epic and the view does not disappoint. 3. If you're feeling adventurous how ab
Make the most of this sunny weekend!
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
epic and the view does not disappoint. 3. If you're feeling adventurous how about getting yourself out on the water!? The Maritime museum run various sailings over the weekend, great way to see our CBD from the water in all its glory. See a... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local Sports CalendarCup Regatta: Hosted by the Kingston Sailing Club Aug. 27-28 from the home of th
Local Sports Calendar
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 11 days ago
Cup Regatta: Hosted by the Kingston Sailing Club Aug. 27-28 from the home of the KSC, the Hudsdon River Maritime Museum. Breakfast, on-site registration and skippers’ meeting will be held 8:30 a.m. Aug. 27 at the museum’s Wooden... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Groovin’ to feature Dikon and Valett with ‘the bucket’‘The Cigar Box Band’ to open by Bill Powell President, Deltaville Maritime Mu
Groovin’ to feature Dikon and Valett with ‘the bucket’
Southside Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
‘The Cigar Box Band’ to open by Bill Powell President, Deltaville Maritime Museum Some of you may remember that I had Tom Dikon and Jon Vallett open for the June 27 Groovin’ in the Park show last year. Bringing along “the bucket,” Tom and Jon... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Labor Day 2016 Activities in San DiegoRegistration on the day of the event is $60 per person. The annual Festival of
Labor Day 2016 Activities in San Diego
NBC San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
Registration on the day of the event is $60 per person. The annual Festival of Sail is back this Labor Day weekend at the Maritime Museum of San Diego. Hailed as the largest Tall Ship festival on the West Coast, it’s a family friendly tradition... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rutherford, Ray, Tanzler, Malin, McClure, Kaufman and Pueschel bios and questionnairesPresident Northside Business Leaders Club Southside Businessman’s Club Great
Rutherford, Ray, Tanzler, Malin, McClure, Kaufman and Pueschel bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
President Northside Business Leaders Club Southside Businessman’s Club Greater Arlington Civic Council Jacksonville Maritime Museum Society The Rotary Club of Arlington - Honorary Member Lake and his wife Brenda have three sons. Two of... Read more
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The Alpena News
Program on winter shipping announcedalso will talk about the Coast Guard's role in reducing those problems and dang
Program on winter shipping announced
The Alpena News / Posted 12 days ago
also will talk about the Coast Guard's role in reducing those problems and dangers. Also on Friday, the Great Lakes Lore Maritime Museum offers tours of calcite. Participants will leave the museum at 1 p.m. Cost is $4. For reservations, call... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
32nd Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show in Rondout Aug. 20, 21annual Antique and Classic Boat Show WHEN: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20
32nd Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show in Rondout Aug. 20, 21
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 13 days ago
annual Antique and Classic Boat Show WHEN: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, and Sunday, Aug. 21 WHERE: Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston. DETAILS: The Hudson River Antique and Classic Boats Society’s annual show on... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
8 reasons to get to one of Merseyside's beautiful beaches todaydown the shore from Oglet. It was last used in 1958 when it was decomissioned.
8 reasons to get to one of Merseyside's beautiful beaches today
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 days ago
down the shore from Oglet. It was last used in 1958 when it was decomissioned. The main lamp now stands in the Merseyside Maritime Museum on the Albert Dock. Hale Lighthouse that you see standing today dates from 1906. It replaced a shorter tower... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Canoe from Fiji travels from Coltishall to Norwich for Sainsbury Centre exhibitionthe canoe but ran out of money to be able to exhibit it. They then negotiated t
Canoe from Fiji travels from Coltishall to Norwich for Sainsbury Centre exhibition
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 13 days ago
the canoe but ran out of money to be able to exhibit it. They then negotiated transfer of ownership to us and the National Maritime Museum. “We have fine objects from the Pacific, including ones from Fiji, in our exhibit. We wanted to study Fiji... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The last letter: Captain's final words before being lost at seaCaptain Lewis was last seen setting sail for Port Adelaide in August 1880. (Sup
The last letter: Captain's final words before being lost at sea
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Captain Lewis was last seen setting sail for Port Adelaide in August 1880. (Supplied: Port Macdonnell and District Maritime Museum) But he finished with an ominous note, writing, "There is every appearance of bad weather coming on... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Business Icons: Warren Stephens Steers Company Into Growth, Expansion$5.8 million. A $400,000 donation made through Stephens Inc. helped transport t
Business Icons: Warren Stephens Steers Company Into Growth, Expansion
Arkansas Business / Posted 15 days ago
$5.8 million. A $400,000 donation made through Stephens Inc. helped transport the first piece of the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum to town: the USS Razorback. His affinity for downtown Little Rock’s Capital Hotel didn’t stop with a lavish,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
A SHORE PLANfor hazardous material. Once this is complete, he said the property should be "
A SHORE PLAN
The Mining Journal / Posted 16 days ago
for hazardous material. Once this is complete, he said the property should be "good to go." He said staff at the Marquette Maritime Museum was helpful in identifying safety concerns. Angeli also said he anticipated when the process is complete,... Read more
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express
Gas-lit cinema and house that inspired William Morris on £55m lottery cash listallowing visitors to see the history of the city from maritime figureheads to l
Gas-lit cinema and house that inspired William Morris on £55m lottery cash list
express / Posted 17 days ago
allowing visitors to see the history of the city from maritime figureheads to lives captured on film. The National Maritime Museum, at Greenwich, is receiving £4.7m for new galleries which will explore the country's polar, Pacific and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong remembers the 1986 Port Kembla tragedythink it is good that NSW Ports has rebuilt and relocated the memorial featurin
Wollongong remembers the 1986 Port Kembla tragedy
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
think it is good that NSW Ports has rebuilt and relocated the memorial featuring an anchor from the ill-fated ship to the heritage park near a maritime museum and cafe where people can learn about that sad but important piece of Illawarra h... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Remembering a tragic daythink it is good that NSW Ports has rebuilt and relocated the memorial featurin
Remembering a tragic day
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
think it is good that NSW Ports has rebuilt and relocated the memorial featuring an anchor from the ill-fated ship to the heritage park near a maritime museum and cafe where people can learn about that sad but important piece of Illawarra h... Read more
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Londonist
Four New Galleries For The National Maritime MuseumThe National Maritime Museum in Greenwich is about to grow, having secured a £4
Four New Galleries For The National Maritime Museum
Londonist / Posted 17 days ago
The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich is about to grow, having secured a £4.7 million Heritage Lottery Fund grant toward new exhibition space. The £12.6 million 'Endeavour Galleries' will open in mid-2018, in time for the 250th anniversary of... Read more
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