Public Presentation "24 Thousand Tons Heading Back for More"
Wednesday February 21st at 7:30pm at Bahrs Landing Restaurant, Highlands
Navesink Maritime Heritage Association (NMHA) is pleased to announce that Charles Abel, a Fair Haven resident and NMHA Board Member, will give a talk entitled 24 Thousand Tons Heading back for More at Bahrs Restaurant on February 21st.
Charles spent 16 years on the SS Middletown, a bulk carrier carrying iron ore, stone, coal plying the Great Lakes.
He spent the last thirteen years as Chief Engineer and he will give an illustrated and informative talk about the ship and his adventures on her (when the Great Lakes are ice-free).
This 66-year old ship has many stories to tell and Charles will take us aboard for one season of sailings.
7:30pm: Coffee and cookies. 8:00pm: Presentation. 9:00pm: Close.
FREE event, ALL are welcome.