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Maritime Gloucester Virtual Winter Lecture Series – Evolution of the Schooner: A Story in Half Hull
March 2 @ 7:00 pmFree
Join Maritime Gloucester for their Virtual Winter Lecture Series starting March 2, 2021, Evolution of the Schooner: A Story in Half Hull, featuring Maritime Gloucester’s historian, Justin Demitri. Demitri will lead a discussion on the evolution of the famous Gloucester Fishing Schooner. From the early Bankers of the 18th Century to the sleek Racing Fishermen of the 1920s, learn how the designs and the fishing industry changed over the decades. Guiding us will be the beautifully carved half-hull models by noted Essex shipbuilder Brad Story, currently on display in Maritime Gloucester’s Gorton’s Gallery.
This program is free. Please register as there is limited space.