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July 2015

Fireworks next to the Queen Mary 2

Visiting Ship: Queen Mary 2

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The Queen Mary 2 arrived in Boston on July 12, 2015. Her voyage was to commemorate the 175th anniversary of the RMS Britannia, Cunard Line’s first steamship, which was first launched in 1840. A spectacular fireworks show over the harbor marked the occasion.

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Hermione

Visiting Ship: Hermione

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The beautiful recreation of the ship that brought the Marquis de Lafayette to Boston in 1780 arrived at Rowes Wharf on July 11, 2015. Her arrival was celebrated in a ceremony with Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and numerous dignitaries from France. The Hermione arrives at Rowes Wharf in Boston Harbor, Saturday,…

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