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Re-launching 1904 Lightship “Swiftsure”

August 21, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

FREE

DELAY. (as of 17 Aug., 2013, 1400): Current Re-Launching Schedule:
Wednesday , 21 Aug., 2013, 1000

Lightship No. 83 "Swiftsure" in drydock at LUDC. (c) Jeff Caven & Northwest Seaport

Lightship No. 83 “Swiftsure” in drydock at LUDC. (c) Jeff Caven & Northwest Seaport

Re-launching will take place at Lake Union Drydock Company at 1515 Fairview Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98102.
LUDC Dockmaster, Ron Frye (he’s Northwest Seaport Member) will activate drydock and lower ship back into Lake Union.

Short docking maneuver with tug will guide Swiftsure to a LUDC crane dock where the beacon light will be replaced.

More details to come… Stay tuned.

 

Details

Date:
August 21, 2013
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Organizer

Northwest Seaport
Phone:
206-447-9800
Email:
info@nwseaport.org
Website:
http://nwseaport.org/historic-fleet/lightship-swiftsure/

Venue

Lake Union Drydock Co
1515 Fairview Avenue East
Seattle, 98109
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Phone:
206-447-9800