Tall Ships® Maine and Bermuda Sloop Foundation announce:
Spirit of Bermuda to visit Portland, Maine with Maine students on board as crew. She will be open to the public for tours all weekend.
The Spirit of Bermuda is a modern-built Bermuda sloop. She is a replica of a Royal Navy sloop-of-war, depicted in a well-known 1831 painting. Built at Rockport Marine, launched in 2006, she is 112 feet long, 88 gross tons and carries 35 crew on overnight voyages.