• Salem Maritime National Historic Site

    Salem Maritime

    National Historic Site Massachusetts

A Gentleman's Pocketbook: Reconstructing an 18th Century Accessory

Did You Know?

A view of the rigging of Friendship, looking up through the spiderweb of lines attached to the horizontal yards and vertical masts.

Over 17 miles of line makes up the rigging of the tall ship Friendship at Salem Maritime. That's about the distance from Salem to Boston! More...