Four-masted schooner Constellation near East Boothbay, ca. 1932

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Four-masted schooner Constellation near East Boothbay, ca. 1932

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Description

The four-masted schooner Sally Persis Noyes was built by the Frye Flinn Company of Harrington in 1918. The ship was initially operated by the Crowell & Thurlow Company and laid up during the great Depression.

In 1932, it was purchased and refitted by Robert L. Royall of East Boothbay for use as a school ship under the name Constellation. During WW II, the ship was sailing under the American Intercontinental Steamship Company and sank in Bermuda in 1943.

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  • Title: Four-masted schooner Constellation near East Boothbay, ca. 1932
  • Creation Date: circa 1932
  • Subject Date: circa 1932
  • Local Name: East Boothbay
  • Town: Boothbay, Harrington
  • County: Lincoln, Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 12.6 cm x 17.7 cm
  • Local Code: CS4M 044
  • Object Type: Image

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Boothbay Region Historical Society
PO Box 272, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
(207) 633-0820
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