• A section of the bowsprint and figurehead on the bow of BALCLUTHA.

    San Francisco Maritime

    National Historical Park California

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    Ferryboat EUREKA is closed for maintenance. The gangway that links the ship to the pier is being repaired.

Sea Letter

A black and white line drawing of men celebrating in the fo'c'sle of a ship.
A celebration in the fo'c'sle of a ship. Drawing by Charles Rosner.
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Go to this link to see a PDF (740KB) of a Sea Letter published in December 1964, "A Collection for the Season." A short story, "Christmas in the FO'C'SLE," by Captain Fred K. Klebingat is included.

Did You Know?

A brown pig carved out of wood.

Did you know pigs went to sea? Go to Park Fun for lots of amusing stories and activities. More...