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BENJAMIN F PACKARD

The Benjamin F. Packard was square rigged sailing vessel. She was 244 feet long had a 43 foot beam and displaced 2076 gross tons. The Packard was built in Maine in 1883. In1939 after having sailed the oceans for over fifty years she was scuttled in Long Island Sound. The Benjamin F. Packard, which was pretty much stripped before her sinking, now sits in 190 feet of water in the Eatons Neck dumping grounds.


 
 
   

 

 

 

 
 

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