Yesterday, Mystic Seaport celebrated another major milestone in its effort to restore the only wooden whaling ship left in the world.
On Sunday, the crowd overflowed from Mystic Seaport's shipyard, to boats spread across the river, and any piece of shoreline with a view.
White- "Ladies and gentlemen,"
That's Seaport President Steve White.
White- "Welcome to the launching of the Charles W. Morgan on her 172nd anniversary. Welcome!"