Schooner Ernestina(redirected from Effie M. Morrissey)
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Location:Exit 15 off Rt 195 to Route 118 South, then left at second traffic light to State Pier.
Special Features:A designated National Historic Landmark, the schooner was built in 1894 at the James and Tarr Yard in Essex, Massachusetts and is one of six remaining Essex-built schooners. She reached within 600 miles of the North Pole and is the last ship to bring immigrants to this country under sail from the Cape Verde Islands.
Address:New Bedford State Pier
PO Box 2010
New Bedford, MA 02741
See other parks in Massachusetts.
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