Monday, April 12, 2010

Fort Trumbull's Miliary Dispatch Boat

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This schooner, before the Civil War, belonged to Brigadier General Ian McKay. He donated it to Fort Trumbull for the duration of the war as a means of moving dispatches by sea along the New England Coast. The Schooner has a crew of two and will accomodate up to four people for a short cruise.

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