with Guest Speakers:
Bill Miller, renowned waterfront historian and author, and
WHC Board member Gordon Cooper, HHH Maritime Consulting

Thursday, 18 August from 6pm to 8pm
Departing from Pier 11 (South St. between Wall St. & Gouveneur Lane)

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RMS Carpathia at Pier 54. Photo: New York Public Library Digital Collections (PD)

♦ What famous NJ town was originally an island? ♦
♦ What heroic act did the RMS Carpathia become famous for? ♦
♦ What part of Manhattan was originally referred to as Capske Hook? ♦
♦ Which pier did Robert Fulton launch his first passenger carrying steam vessel the Clermont? ♦
♦ Where is it purported that Capt. Kidd buried a stash of loot? ♦

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Holland America Line Piers in Hoboken, N.J. 1905 Photo: New York Public Library Digital Collections (PD)

 

Join us for a 2-hour, fully narrated boat tour with guest speakers WHC Board member Gordon Cooper, HHH Maritime Consulting, and

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Bill Miller, renowned waterfront historian and author, Gateway to the World: The Port of New York in Colour Photographs being his latest! 

 

 

 

 

Our tour departs at 6:00 p.m. sharp from Pier 11 Wall Street in Manhattan, located on South St. between Wall St. & Gouverneur Lane. Boarding begins at 5:45 p.m. There is a snack bar on board.

Tickets are $30; $25 seniors.
For group sale rates, email workingharbor@aol.com

Thanks to NY Waterway for their generous support of our Hidden Harbor Tours®

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