Keep­ing an oar in the wa­ter

Ef­forts needed to pre­serve boat-build­ing tra­di­tions, says mu­seum board chair

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the first “ bat­tens” on the In­deav­our, which is a replica of a ship built in Cupids in 1610 and used by John Guy and his crew to ex­plore Trin­ity Bay. The ex­hibit is be­ing led by boat­builder Jerome Can­ning.

The ex­hibit, which is part of the Cupids 400 cel­e­bra­tions, has be­come a very pop­u­lar at­trac­tion for the

mu­seum, said Green.

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