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

    San Francisco Maritime

    National Historical Park California

Event Details

  • 10/09/2012

    Location: Maritime Library | Map Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Maritime Library Friends Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 415-561-7040

San Francisco Maritime NHP Curator of Maritime History Stephen Canright will present a slide lecture on the history of San Francisco's Southern Waterfront. Working south from Rincon Point down to the granite graving docks at Hunters Point, Mr. Canright will discuss the remarkable physical changes that took place along this stretch of waterfront, as well as its significant contributions to maritime industry and commerce.