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4:51 am on Tuesday August 11, 2009

Tour the tall ship 'Dankmark,' Denmark's nautical ambassador

Image by Flickr user stephen_dedalusImage by 20090811-danmark.jpg According to The Post and Courier, the Danish tall ship "Danmark" will be sailing into the Charleston Harbor today, August 11. The "nautical ambassador" for the nation of Denmark will...
9:13 am on Monday June 22, 2009

Harbor Fest: Storm breaks mast of huge sailing ship (updated)

Image by Flickr user Contando Estrelas Image by 20090622-ship.jpg Update at the bottom. The Post and Courier is reporting that Russia's Kruzenshtern encountered a powerful storm while the 376-foot ship was headed to Charleston. Luckily, it won't...
8:11 am on Tuesday March 24, 2009

Swedish tall ship visiting Charleston (updated)

Image by Flickr user Drewhound Image by 20090320-boat.jpg Update March 24: The Charleston Observer went down and checked out the Gunilla, and put together a little video tour of the boat and some chats with the crew. -- Just keep in mind that being...
5:35 am on Tuesday July 29, 2008

Spirit of South Carolina hit by lightning

Image by Flickr user SC MaritimeImage by 20080729ship.jpg The Spirit of South Carolina is mainly used as a teaching vessel for South Carolina youth, but on this occasion was teaching adults about sailing on a trip from Newport, R.I., to Martha's...
1:40 am on Thursday May 22, 2008

Schooner Amistad offers reminder of slave past

From the Moultrie News: People gather on Sullivan's Island for a Gullah remembrance ceremony as the Freedom Schooner Amistad arrives in Charleston.