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August 19th, 2010

Salem Maritime mourns loss of beloved Friendship Captain

At Salem Maritime National Historic Site, the replica tall ship Friendship’s lower yards are tilted, or “cockbilled,” and a black streamer is flying from her mainmast in a traditional form of shipboard mourning. Captain James Fox, the beloved c…