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Join Katherine Dench, Mass Cultural Council’s granted apprentice to master shipwright Harold Burnham, as she chronicles her experience in taking part in the restoration process of the historic Sylvina W. Beal and wooden boat building - from sketch to launch.

ZOOM Links will be sent 1hr prior to virtually scheduled talks on the dates listed below:

7pm-8p | Thursday, March 11th | Thursday, April 8th | Thursday, May 13th | Thursday, June 10th

Sylvina W. Beal  photo courtesy of  @paultrefry


  • Starting Thursday, March 11th, 2021, repeats every month on the 2nd Thursday until Thursday, June 10, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Essex Shipbuilding Museum

Essex, MA 01929


Edward Watkinson