Sea History 075 - Autumn 1995

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Cruise the Beautiful Hudson River in the Historic COMMANDER of 1917

A spirit of hard work, enterprise & cooperation sailed the tall ships of yesterday & the Liberty Ships of World War II... and that's what makes things move today!

BAY REFRAC1DRY 164 Wolcott Street Brooklyn, NY 11231 Tel: 718-625-3844

This jaunty riverboat is on the National and State Registers of Historic Places. The Commander is US Coast Guard licensed and inspected with a certified captain and crew. The Hudson Highlands section of the river is rich in natural beauty and history . Today , voyagers are still charmed by the romantic views that once inspired the great painters of the Hudson River School. Regular scheduled cruises for the public depart weekdays from West Point and West Haverstraw. The Commander has a fully licensed bar and can cater a range of food for charter cruises, which also depart from Peekskill. The enclosed lower deck, with spacious picture windows for viewing the passing scenery, can seat 100 passengers.

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