Nahant Historical Society

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Last updated
22 may 2013/csb

Visit and enjoy the Nahant Historical Society’s exhibit

“The Bark Sarah and her Maker”

Lobby case displaying the Bark Sarah

Learn the story behind this intricate large plank-on-frame ship model, a recreated “Tall Ship” in miniature. Find out about Winthrop Taylor Hodges, the man who spent ten years building this ship in model form based on a youthful memory. See rare photographs of the oceangoing Sarah, upon which he sailed in 1887.

Opening on Sunday afternoon, April 9, 2006 after the Annual Meeting in the Hodges Reference Room.

Admittance is free but voluntary donations are gladly accepted