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Pirate Adventure on The Connecticut River

August 14, 2019

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Pirate Adventure on The Connecticut River

Join the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat and enjoy a 20 minute ride on the 1920’s era Essex Steam Train as it heads to Deep River Landing on August 14th and August 21st. There we find a band of pirates who have made camp and their ship “The Becky Thatcher”.

The commander of the ship, Captain Molly Bones-known as the “gem of the high seas-with a twinkle in her eye,” has been charged with teaching us all to be true pirates-clever, crafty….and kind.

During our hour-long sail on the water, we’ll be entertained with all manner of fun! Later, bidding the pirates goodbye, we board the waiting train for our return trip to Essex.


August 14, 2019
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Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
1 Railroad Avenue
Essex, CT 06426
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