The official blog of the tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
The Hedgehog Log in the Spar Shop
The Spar Shop is hard at work turning a new mast for the schooner Ernestina, which is based in New Bedford, Mass. The surface of the wood reminds us of a hedgehog, rough and prickly. But the mast will be smooth as silk once we complete the work in the next few weeks. Here's more info about Ernestina.