Tag Archives: Pinky Schooner

Stepping the masts and completing the rigging on the Chebacco Pinky Schooner "Lewis H. Story"

Essex Shipbuilding Museum–temperature 94˚degrees and strictly manpower all day Saturday getting the Museum’s Chebacco Pinky Schooner "Lewis H. Story" ready for the trip and the celebration at Mount Desert Is., Maine.   Photo by Len Burgess

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Ardelle Report From Al Bezanson

0630  Oct 9th…. Ardelle is docked at Baltimore Marine Center in Canton close to Pride of Baltimore II and a flock of other schooners who will be participating in the 127 mile Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race to Portsmouth, VA.  … Continue reading

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One Year Anniversary of the Launch of the Schooner Ardelle From Len Burgess

Great weather Monday night for a special sail to celebrate the launch of the schooner Ardelle. It was one year ago last July 9, 2011 that the schooner splashed down into the Essex river in front of about 2500 people. … Continue reading

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Pinky Schooner Ardelle Launch Video From Len Burgess

This is a short, six minute documentary of the launch of the Pinky Schooner Ardelle at Essex, MA. July 9, 2011. Produced by Len Burgess for the Essex Shipbuilding Museum.The opening music features three players from the North Shore Celtic … Continue reading

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The Ardelle Heads for Safer Waters 08/27/2011 6:25am

  The Ardelle Heads for Safer Waters 08/27/2011 6:25am I caught the Brand New Pinky Schooner Ardelle in the Annisquam River this morning. I’m guessing it was headed back to where She was Born to stay out of the way … Continue reading

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Video- Schooner Ardelle Essex Built Welcomed To Gloucester

Pinky Schooner Ardelle Enters New Home In Gloucester Harbor For First Time. Filmed By Barbara Luster

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It’s Ardelle Day!!!! Complete Coverage Round Up

She’s A Coming and we will be live blogging it! Here is the first video of her making her way to Gloucester this morning from Nancy Dudley at The Essex Shipbuilding Museum- Expected at The Heritage Center around 6PM, be … Continue reading

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Pinky Schooner Ardelle Heeled Over for Stability Test- Photos Mike Dyer

Hi Joey, Monday, August 23: the Ardelle is shown heeled over for a USCG stability test.  She did just fine! Mike Dyer Don’t forget- Not To Miss!!! Welcoming the Ardelle to Gloucester August 24th at 6:30PM Come down to the … Continue reading

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This one from the perspective behind the Schooner where all the action was including the jacking of the bow and the hammering away at the blocks! Click here for the dozens of posts containing the building and launching of The … Continue reading

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Scenes From The Schooner Ardelle Launch From Rick Isaacs

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Ardelle Launch Photos From Len Burgess

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Video- The Schooner Ardelle Hits The Water From Roger Torre

Excitement Builds and Off She Goes!

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Launch Of the Ardelle Photos From Anthony Marks

Thanks for the contributions form our GMG community we will be bringing you lots of Ardelle coverage. Check Out The ShoonerArdelle Webpage

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Frame Up – Pictures of the Pinky Schooner Ardelle From Elinor Teele

Click the picture for a slide show of Elinor’s Photos

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