The neighborhood of Red Hook, Brooklyn has a rich maritime history. Portside New York is a waterside non-profit which seeks to provide a living lab for better urban waterways, and to bring the historical Brooklyn waterway stories to life through education. In this video from BRIC TV, learn all about the organization, and their flagship vessel, the Mary A. Whalen.
Aboard the Mary Whalen, Portside New York invites you to learn about the waterways. The history of Red Hook as a maritime port location. everything from historic preservation, to job training, take place aboard the Mary Whalen, and now, the crew of the ship teaches you more!
via BRIC TV
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