Downrig is Over!!!

On Saturday we housed the main topmast.  We also sent all of its stsnding rigging down as well.  This is the last big spar we needed to take down.  The next step for us is to get as many coats of varnish and paint on the various parts of the brig as we can before the snow flies.  The 75 degree weather and the lack of rain has been very good for us lately.  Hopefully it will continue this week.

About Billy Sabatini

I am the Chief Mate of the US Brig Niagara. I've been sailing on Niagara since 2005 and have held the position of Third Mate, Second Mate, Engineer and now Chief Mate. I am also a graduate of Maine Maritime Academy and Tabor Academy and hold a 200 Near Coastal Master's License.
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