Here was 7.
There are figureheads, and then there are figures on the head rig.
Or dancers on the jibboom?
Whatever part of a sail evolution this was, it looked
like fun on Shearwater.
Pioneer too seemed to relish playing in the Upper Bay the other evening,
tacking off Ellis Island.
I saw another too after dark, a non-sixth-boro schooner, but I couldn’t make the ID. All fotos here by Will Van Dorp, who imagines thrilling autumn schooner sails in his near future.