Prayers for a fellow mariner

Yesterday afternoon the crew of the T/V Stephen Scott alerted USCG sector south eastern new england that they had not seen the master of the vessel for over an hour and he was presumed fallen overboard. The USCG immediately launched search assists but as many of you know the chances for survival with out insulation and flotation this time of year is slim at this point. My thoughts and prayers go out to the Master’s family, and I ask you all to do the same

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About newenglandwaterman

1600 Master Near Coastal, Master of Towing Vessels, and a whole binder full of other pieces of paper. You can find me at the controls, hooked up and hard over, when I'm not at home playing with the dogs
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One Response to Prayers for a fellow mariner

  1. Bryan Hammond says:

    I hadn’t heard about this. I have a few pictures of the Stephen-Scott from my time at Reinauer. Nice boat sad story.

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