De-rigging the Amistad
Marine surveyor Peter Fenn documents the yards and booms laid-out on the wharf as riggers at Mystic Seaport lower the main topmast of the schooner Amistad docked at Chubb's Wharf Tuesday, November 10, 2015. Amistad will be fully de-rigged this week and moved to the seaport's H.B. duPont Preservation Shipyard soon to be hauled out for hull maintenance and repairs. Discovering Amistad, the new non-profit created to take the vessel out of state receivership, officially took ownership on Friday of last week.(Sean D. Elliot/The Day)
Stories that may interest you
With its Indigenous Peoples’ Day celebration Monday night, Connecticut College kicked off a concerted effort to properly recognize Native Americans and their heritage.
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribe quietly joined the legal fray over prescription opioids in June, filing a federal lawsuit against more than two dozen pharmaceutical companies, drug distributors and big-chain pharmacies.
The Groton Registrars announced they will hold a voter registration session at the Registrar’s Office located at the Groton Human Services Building, 2 Fort Hill Road, from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29.
St. James Episcopal Church is collaborating with the Interreligious Eco-Justice Network to present four speakers who are working on the issue of climate change.