The Godspeed Sets Sail

April 2007
Weekly Reader News - Senior;4/27/2007, Vol. 85 Issue 24, p6
This article provides information on the recreation of the Godspeed, one of the three ships that transported the Jamestown settlers from England to North America in 1607. The Godspeed was built in Maine in 2006 and sailed south to Virginia to mark the 400th anniversary of Jamestown. The ship has more than 2,400 square feet of sail and the highest of its three masts rises more than 71 feet.


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