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Friday, August 4, 2017

Boston Harborwalk Biking Surprise

A 2017-08-02 bike ride along the Charlestown Harborwalk led to a pleasant surprise; I got to see an unpublicized move by the 223-year-old USS Constitution. The move also required that the Cassin Young, a WW2 destroyer on display in the Navy Yard, also be moved.

 Time-lapse video (less then 4 min): https://youtu.be/zh9K5eaqSGk

Constitution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Constitution

Cassin Young: https://www.nps.gov/bost/learn/historyculture/usscassinyoung.htm