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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Historic lightship Swiftsure taken from drydock

The 109-year-old lightship Swiftsure is tied up at Lake Union Drydock Co. Wednesday. The core of the vessel has been stabilized with about a million dollars in repairs over the past two years. Thursday it moves back to it's home at MOHAI and will be open to the public sometime in coming weeks. Additional deck and interior work needs to be done and the public will be able to see this process.

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