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Winter Volunteers Needed!

2015 has arrived, and Pride II’s winter maintenance is engaged and proceeding!  Any and all are invited to join in the fun.  Here is the situation: Pride’s hired winter maintenance crew are working Tuesdays through Saturdays. Volunteers are invited to join the crew in their endeavors. Maybe this is already obvious…but to remind all…some of the work is outside. Proper dress in preparation…

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Football’s not until Sunday, Come play with Pride on Saturday!

    Hello Pride Volunteers, Winter Maintenance is in full swing now, and even the weather has been a bit more cooperative. We’ve got lots of projects going at the ship and look forward to your help with just about all of them. (We’ll save the really dirty jobs for the crew.) Come down to your favorite schooner on Saturday…

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Call to Arms for Volunteer Winter Crew

Every winter, Pride of Baltimore II removes all her running rigging and spars for an intense overhaul. During this “Winter Maintenance” period, blocks are serviced and, along with the spars, varnished; standing rigging is tarred and inspected and numerous other details are looked after. It’s a full plate for a skeleton crew. And on the eve of the War of…

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