Photos: Schooner opens for tours at marina

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Times Union
  • The Replica 88-Foot Schooner Lois McClure is seen docking at the Downtown Troy Marina on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in Troy, NY.  The Lois McClure is a museum boat operated by the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, currently on a tour commemorating the bicentennial anniversary of the War of 1812.   Visitors will have the opportunity to board the Lois McClure free of charge from July 11 to July 16 at the Downtown Troy Marina. The schooner is open to the public on July 11 and 12 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.; July 13 and 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and July 15 and 16 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.    (Paul Buckowski / Times Union) Photo: Paul Buckowski / 10023120A
  • The Replica 88-Foot Schooner Lois McClure is seen docking at the Downtown Troy Marina on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in Troy, NY. The Lois McClure is a museum boat operated by the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, currently on a tour commemorating the bicentennial anniversary of the War of 1812. Visitors will have the opportunity to board the Lois McClure free of charge from July 11 to July 16 at the Downtown Troy Marina. The schooner is open to the public on July 11 and 12 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.; July 13 and 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and July 15 and 16 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. (Paul Buckowski / Times Union)
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The 88-foot schooner Lois McClure is docked at the Downtown Troy Marina on Thursday while it tours the region to commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812. The museum boat is operated by the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum. Visitors get the chance to board the vessel free of charge until Tuesday at the marina. The schooner is open to the public from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday and 3 to 6 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday.

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