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H.M.S.Bounty at dockside in Halifax, Nova Scotia, for the 2007 Tall Ships Festival. She was built in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, for the 1962 movie Mutiny of the Bounty by MGM Studios, and operates as a sail-training vessel. In port, Bounty is open for dockside tours, private functions and educational programs. Working closely with Tall Ship Bounty Educational Program Inc., the ship offers youth education and sail training programs.

Rig: Full-rigged
Class: A
Homeport: Greenport, Long Island, New York
Normal Cruising Waters: East Coast of USA and Canada
Sparred Length: 180’
Draft: 13’
Sail Area: 10,000 square feet
Hull: Wood
Taken with a Sony DSCF828 Camera

Featured in “Polish Place”

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boat, sailing, ship, training, george, movie, vessel, cousins, nova, scotia, halifax, bounty

Comments

  • Stan Wojtaszek
    Stan Wojtaszekabout 5 years ago

    Built in the ’60’s and still looks mint.
    Good capture, George.
    (Bouncing from coast to coast tonight, are we?) lol.

  • They builds ’em good,down thar in Lunenburg bye! She was built in the same shipyard as the original and replica Bluenose and most of the old salt-bankers. Been kinda tied up here and just picked a few at random.

    – George Cousins

  • Irene  Burdell
    Irene Burdellabout 5 years ago

    A great shot and ship., say that quickly ha ha .

  • Good thing we don’t lisp..LOL! and thanks!

    – George Cousins

  • ZoeMcduncan
    ZoeMcduncanabout 5 years ago

    I love ships & sail boats…nice shot :)

  • Thank you Zoe, and I’m glad you liked it. I’ve always loved all kinds of boats and ships. You’ll find some more on my site if you are interested.On my Bubblesite they’re in a separate gallery so easy to find.

    – George Cousins

  • Sean Jansen
    Sean Jansenalmost 5 years ago

    Simply awesome shot! In a word, Perfect !!

  • Thanks again Sean, though I live on Vancouver Island, my home for a great many years was Nova Scotia and I go back every year, so my photos keep bouncing from coast to coast..lol! Very much appreciate your comments!

    – George Cousins

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