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CATBOAT: BRECK MARSHALL

This reproduction of a Cape Cod catboat was built in the Museum’s Small Boat Shop in 1987 using the techniques developed by the Crosby family of boatbuilders at Osterville on Cape Cod. The 20-foot boat is typical of those built for fishing and for pleasure use around 1900. At Mystic Seaport Museum, the Breck Marshall is used in the warmer months to carry sight-seeing passengers on the historic Mystic River, sailing either from Middle Wharf or from the Boathouse. The Breck Marshall was built with funds donated by the Catboat Association and named for the late president of Marshall Marine, a catboat builder and enthusiast.

PRIVATE SAILING

To Book a Private Sailing Experience with Breck Marshall please Email: Charters@MysticSeaport.org.

Pricing will depend on what you and your guest would want to do.  This boat can only sail with a maximum of 6 guests. 

Sailing a catboat is a charming introduction to sailing. Captains are happy to explain the basics of sailing and the sights around the upper reaches of the Mystic Seaport and Village.