A Maritime History of the Stamford Waterfront

A Maritime History of the Stamford Waterfront

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Sailors, soldiers, rum chasers, sub chasers and yachters have tied up in Stamford Harbor since the 1640s. The history of this Connecticut waterfront is as diverse as the people who have walked its docks, and columnist and former dockmaster Karen Jewell takes readers through its maritime history, landmarks and unforgettable characters. Jewell explores the history of such institutions as the Stamford Yacht Club and Yacht Haven, now Brewera€™s Marina, which have anchored premier yachters like William F. Buckley Jr., Harry Connick Jr. and the Forbes family to Stamford. Come aboard for a journey through time and sea, and learn how the Stamford waterfront transformed from a Native American settlement to the bustling port and destination it is today.... Aluminum Refrigerator (Sta-Kold), Miscellaneous Kitchen Appliances, Utensils, Kitchenware, Etc., Frigidaire Freezer, Gas ... Their reputation of being one of the best sail lofts in regards to design, production, expertise and customer serviceanbsp;...

Title:A Maritime History of the Stamford Waterfront
Author:Karen Jewell
Publisher:The History Press - 2010


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