Historical society to hear about the Age of Sail Sept. 26

Sep 13, 2019
Courtesy of: St. George Historical Society Hear about the Age of Sail in St. George Sept. 26.

St. George — The St. George Historical Society meets at the Ocean View Grange, 435 Port Clyde Road, Sept. 26 at 6:30 p.m.

The evening's speaker will be Dale Pierson, who will talk about the Age of Sail in St George. Who the sailors were, what ships they saiedl, when they traveled the oceans of the world, where they sailed to and why it all ended. The talk will cover the period from the 1830s to the end of the early 1900s, when so many sailing ships ended up beached. Light refreshments follow the program.

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