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THEN and NOW – Blessing of the Fleet

The THEN photo was taken circa 1950, the Now was this year 2013. In the 60’s the fishing vessels would fill the Harbor waiting to be Blessed.

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Video Sunday 2012 Greasy Pole Champion Stew McGillivray In HD and Slow Motion Video By Our Boy Craig Kimberley

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2012 Saint Peter’s Fiesta Coverage From Our Peeps To Date

Of course we aren’t done but here is the updated list in case you missed anything. Stew McGillivray Winner 2012 Sunday Greasy Pole Photo From Bill Kirk So Proud Of Our Team Once Again GMG Absolutely Shines In Our Saint … Continue reading

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The Blessing of the Portuguese Fishing Fleet – 1950s

The photo is the property of David B. Cox of (Main Street Arts and Antiques). This photo may also have appeared in the National Geographic Magazine (July 1953)

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Mural: The Blessing of the Fleet

What interests me most of this mural (in a stairwell at St. Ann’s Church) is not the currently-out-of-fashion but historically correct liturgical garb of the presiding prelate (although, as a priest, I find it interesting), but rather the skyline on … Continue reading

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Austin Dorr Gloucester Legend- Tuna Fishing-Blessing Of The Fleet With Stevie Corbett Aboard The Osprey

Video produced by Our Boy The Rabbit

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2011 Blessing of the Fleet – Video

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Sunday – Blessing of the Fleet

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