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Herreshoff Museum

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The Herreshoff Museum is one of Bristol's crown jewels as far as this photographer, carpenter and boat enthusiast is concerned.  It showcases decades of worldclass boat design and building as well as telling the story of the 2 brothers whose remarkable talents and teamwork made it all possible.  Inside the museum are dozens upon dozens of restored boats that should make any person capable of appreciating fine craftsmanship feel at home.  If you're lucky you might meet Halsey Herreshoff, direct descendant of the famous brothers who still sails his classic yacht to victory in regattas up and down the Atlantic coast.  It's not to be missed!

To see my "non-360 degree" panoramas of the southcoast region visit www.socopano.com

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Panorama's in de omgeving van Narragansett Bay

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A: Herreshoffs!

door Thomas K Sharpless, 40 hier vandaan

The Herreshoff Manufacturing Company of Bristol, Rhode Island was the premier American yacht builder ...

Herreshoffs!

B: Herreshoff Dock

door Brian Shriver, 130 hier vandaan

This is the view from the dock belonging to the Herreshoff Museum in Bristol, RI.  The Herreshoff nam...

Herreshoff Dock

C: Bristol Street

door Brian Shriver, 660 hier vandaan

Bristol is an historic Rhode Island coastal town with charm by the barrel.  It has a working harbor, ...

Bristol Street

D: Blithewold Frogpond

door Brian Shriver, 950 hier vandaan

Blithewold means pretty woods in some parts of the world.  It certainly means that here.  Blythewold ...

Blithewold Frogpond

E: Blithewold Bamboo Forest

door Christopher Blake, 970 hier vandaan

Blithewold Bamboo Forest

F: Blithewold Garden Daffodils

door Christopher Blake, 1.0 hier vandaan

Blithewold Garden Daffodils

G: Blithewold Mansion Veranda

door Brian Shriver, 1.2 hier vandaan

To see my "non-360 degree" panoramas of the southcoast region visit www.socopano.com

Blithewold Mansion Veranda

H: Blithewold Mansion

door Christopher Blake, 1.2 hier vandaan

Blithewold ... it means "pretty wood" in old english and it's an apt name for a beautiful home by the...

Blithewold Mansion

I: Roger Williams Dock

door Brian Shriver, 2.0 hier vandaan

Roger Williams University is one of Rhode Island's educational treasures.  They have a good all aroun...

Roger Williams Dock

J: Mt Hope Bridge Bristol

door Christopher Blake, 2.5 hier vandaan

Mount Hope Bridge from the Bristol Side in Mount Hope Bay

Mt Hope Bridge Bristol

Dit panorama is genomen in Narragansett Bay

Dit is een overzicht van Narragansett Bay

Narragansett Bay dominates the geography of the tiny state of Rhode Island, extending 25 miles northwards and inland from the Atlantic Ocean right into the heart of its major cities.  It is fed by the watersheds of 3 major rivers: the Blackstone, the Taunton and the Pawtuxet.  Narragansett Bay defines the region's culture, its history, sense of place and quality of life.  The cities of Providence, Newport, Fall River, Warwick and Newport all owe their start to the bay and the opportunities it provided for water power, commercial growth and transportation. 

Once badly polluted, the Narragansett Bay has made a tremendous comeback in the last 3 decades as communities all around the bay have revitalized their connection to the bay and taken steps to curb human impact.  Aerial Vr plans a series of panoramas intended to capture the area's unique natural beauty, both from its surface and from the air as well as the vitality and uniqueness of its communities.

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