2019 Skills Demonstrations


Friday, June 28

  • 9:30:  Blacksmithing/metalwork — Mike Saari
  • 11:00:  Traditional caulking — Frank Townsend
  • 12:30:  Mayflower rigging — Matt Otto
  • 2:00:  Glued lapstrake boats — Clint Chase
  • 2:00:  Big shipyard tools tour — Scott Noseworthy
  • 3:30:  Steam bending — Joel Plessala/Walt Ansel

Saturday, June 29

  • 9:30:  Blacksmithing/metalwork — Mike Saari
  • 11:00:  Tool Sharpening — Warren Dolphin
  • 12:30:  Bird’s mouth spars — Pat Mahon
  • 2:00:  Planking — Graham McKay
  • 2:00:  Big shipyard tools tour — Scott Noseworthy
  • 3:30:  Adze and ax work — Matt Barnes

Sunday, June 30

  • 9:30:  Setting up a skiff for fly fishing — Scott Gifford/Walt Ansel
  • 11:00:  Collect/restore hand tools — Chris Sanders

Tours, Open House, Used Book Sale

  • MAYFLOWER II is open for deck tours throughout each day at the south end of the shipyard.
  • Watercraft Hall Open House, 2:30 pm. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
  • Mystic Seaport Library Used Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Collections Resource Center.

Show Hours:
9:00am–5:00pm

MAYFLOWER-II

Mayflower II at sea. Photo courtesy Plimoth-Plantation

Attendees