Monday, August 5, 2013

End of the ship Peter Rickmers

Robert Carse, The Twilight of Sailing Ships Grosset and Dunlap 1965
Beached broadside by a storm, the full-rigged ship Peter Rickmers lies a total wreck on the beach at Fire Island New York. May 1, 1908. The ship had been built in 1889 at Port Glasgow, Scotland by Russell and Co.

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