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Journal Entry: Thu Jul 30, 2015, 12:53 AM
So this year, I have had the great good fortune of being able to see three replicas of tall ships from the same time period, the 16th century.

The first was the Mayflower II, replica of the Mayflower (of course) that brought the pilgrims to New England, and which wintered in Mystic, Conn., to receive some much-needed repairs:

The Mayflower II by TheBrassGlass

The second was the Half Moon, a replica of Dutch-English explorer Henry Hudson's ship, Halve Maen:

Half Moon 2 by TheBrassGlass

And the third is El Galeon, a replica of the San Pelayo, one of the galleons that brought the Spanish to establish the oldest European settlement in North America, St. Augustine, Fla.:

El Galeon by TheBrassGlass

I feel very fortunate to have been able to see these beauties this year.

In other news, it was about time I made a folder for all the ships I've been snapping the last three years: thebrassglass.deviantart.com/g…



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  • Mood: Tired
  • Listening to: fans running
  • Reading: about replica historical ships
  • Watching: the harbor
  • Playing: at being busy this summer
  • Eating: garlic pizza with white sauce
  • Drinking: water

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