Sunday, June 19, 2011
ORLEANS — Of all the beautiful boats lining Rock Harbor on Saturday, none looked better than the richly oiled, wooden Elizabeth Tilley, which arrived under tow from Plymouth to commemorate a voyage made by the Pilgrims 385 years ago. Read more
Posted by Manuel Martin at 3:08 PM
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Many find it easier to base the spirit of America on the stalwart souls who made the trip in 1620, rather than the “bunch of drunken entrepreneurs” who came across later, said Mark Wilkins, executive director of the Chatham Historical Society, but the 45-foot Sparrow-Hawk has an intriguing place in the history books, co-starring Mayflower passengers, which will be brought to life this month.
Read more: Pilgrims to land in Orleans - - Wicked Local - Cape Cod http://www.wickedlocal.com/capecod/archive/x1534029089/Pilgrims-to-land-in-Orleans#ixzz1U5YKPEwd
Posted by Manuel Martin at 3:04 PM