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Charles W. Morgan: The 38th Voyage

The Morgan's long journey: Five-year restoration has brought ship to the eve of departure

The Morgan's long journey: Five-year restoration has brought ship to the eve of departure

When work began in November of 2008 on what would become a multimillion-dollar project to restore the whaling ship Charles W. Morgan, there were no plans to sail her again.

Historic whaleship gets some touch-ups at Mystic Seaport

The historic wooden whaleship Charles W. Morgan has been getting some touch-ups at Mystic Seaport Museum's Henry B. duPont Preservation Shipyard.

Historic whaleship hauled for maintenance

Mystic Seaport Museum's historic whaleship, the Charles W. Morgan, was hauled out of the water for scheduled maintenance Monday.

Stonington pop-up book raises $35,000 so far for local organizations

The success of the book follows that of the Ocean Community chamber's Westerly pop up book, which raised $80,000, all of which was donated to charitable projects and nonprofit organizations.

Book offers exploration of America's 'Great Maritime Museums'

Historian discusses past, future of maritime museums.

Mystic Seaport President Steve White to retire

Steve White, who has led Mystic Seaport Museum from the depths of the recession through the triumphs of the Charles W. Morgan voyage and opening of the dramatic Thompson Exhibit Building, announced Tuesday he will retire next year.

Charles W. Morgan: The 38th Voyage VIDEOS

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Welcome home, Charles W. Morgan

After a memorable, 2 1/2-month tour of New England ports, the whaleship Charles W. Morgan is scheduled to pull away from New London's City Pier this afternoon and return to Mystic Seaport Museum, the final leg of its historic 38th voyage.We join the ...

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