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Winter Coverings

by Tom Larsen Every winter the time comes when the snow falls and the boats must be buttoned up for the winter.  Each boat has its own particularities for covering – some only need a quick wrapping with a tarp (the pilot gigs), others must have an entire structure built over them which is then …

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Homecoming

By Art Cohn When last we left you, the crew of Lois McClure was steaming home, anxious to return to our families.  We were finally back on beautiful Lake Champlain, through the narrows of the South Lake, dropping anchor at Fort Ticonderoga before the final leg that would bring us back to the museum’s North …

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Notes from the Admin

As you know, this blog format is a new thing for us at the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, as we have moved from our old format of Ship’s Logs.  Some of the writers really enjoy it, others are still dubious; but most importantly, we are wondering how all of you, our readers, feel about it!  Comments, …

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