Morgan whaling ship is actually a barque

Does the newspaper have any type of reference material? If so here are two examples of why they should have been used.

The Charles W. Morgan has been referred to as a "whaler." Well, it is actually a barque, a sailing vessel with its two forward masts square rigged and its rear mast rigged far and aft. The barque Eagle is another example. The paper repeatedly refers to the Morgan as a whaler when it should be called the barque Charles Morgan. It was built as a barque, used as a whaler.

Another example of poor wording is the Mystic bridge. It is a bascule bridge. A bridge with a balanced drawbridge that may be raised to a vertical position to let vessels pass. Some readers might appreciate the correct wording.

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