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Twenty-Seven Years of Sailing With Pride #27forPride2

Pride of Baltimore II was commissioned 27 years ago today! An excerpt from Greg Pease’s Sailing with Pride:   Pride of Baltimore II was officially commissioned on Sunday, October 23, 1988 in Fells Point, Baltimore. Hundreds crowded the docks to watch as Pride II was given orders to sail forth on her maiden voyage. Following dedications by city and state…

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PRESS RELEASE: Pride of Baltimore II to Lend Tall Ship Fleet in Star-Spangled Reenactment Sail

Contact: Kate Cwiek, PR & Marketing Manager kate@pride2.org, Office: 410-539-1170, Cell: 240-643-0316   PRIDE OF BALTIMORE II TO LEAD TALL SHIP FLEET IN STAR-SPANGLED REENACTMENT SAIL Tall Ships to Reenact the Bombardment of Fort McHenry on Sunday, September 14th, the 200th Anniversary of our National Anthem   BALTIMORE, MD (September 12, 2014) — On Sunday, September 14 between 7:30 AM…

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CAPTAIN’S LOG: Maryland Day Activites

March 25th is Maryland Day.  380 years ago on March 25th the first official colonists landed in what was then designated as Maryland.  This year Pride of Baltimore marked this day for the first time by sailing to Annapolis to partner up with the Maryland Historical Society and Fort McHenry in commemorating both the day and the showing of the…

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