Cape Horn Boat
DSC01912, Panama Canal, Colon, Panama
Stand face-to-face with the grandeur of the Panama Canal an engineering marvel aboard the Coral Princess. When our ship enters the canal it rose 85 feet in one of the legendary Gatun Locks. It’s an amazing...
Photo by lyng883 on Flickr
Two Years Before the Mast
Richard Henry Dana wrote Two Years Before the Mast (pub. 1840) about his two year voyage from Boston around Cape Horn to the coast of California in 1834 to 1836. The brig the Pilgrim carried household good to trade...
Photo by Don McCullough on Flickr
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South Street Seaport Museum / The Peking is a steel-hulled four-masted barque and one of the last generation of windjammers used in trade around the often treacherous Cape Horn
Photo by HBarrison on Flickr