The United States Lightship Portsmouth Replica is a replica of a historic lightship that served as a floating lighthouse on the east coast of the United States. Commissioned in 1915, it played an essential role in navigation and maritime safety for nearly 50 years, until it was decommissioned in 1964. Today, it serves as a museum ship and is open to the public for tours. As a National Historic Landmark and National Treasure, it provides a glimpse into the daily lives of sailors who served aboard the ship and is an important cultural resource.
The United States Lightship Portsmouth Replica is a great piece of American history that would look perfect with your other nautical items!
Height: 11 1/2″
Wood Base: 7″ x 2″
Weight: 1 lb.