Tall Ships Festival:

Tacoma 2017

Hawaiian Chieftain
Hawaiian Chieftain

We rode on this ship for about two hours.

Hawaiian Chieftain
Hawaiian Chieftain

Another view of Hawaiian Chieftain.

Rigging
Rigging

Rigging of Hawaiian Chieftain

Anchor Winch
Anchor Winch

Hawaiian Chieftain

Some of the Lines
Some of the Lines

I thought they were ropes but crew told me they were lines!

Powder Magazine
Powder Magazine

On Hawaiian Chieftain; in Captain's quarters

Ship's Wheel
Ship's Wheel

Hawaiian Chieftain

Binnacle
Binnacle

This holds the ship's compass and other instruments

On-Deck Powder Magazine
On-Deck Powder Magazine

Hawaiian Chieftain This magazine had double locks to safeguard the gunpowder used in the ship's cannons

Cannon
Cannon

Hawaiian Chieftain

Ladder
Ladder

This led to the crew quarters below.. very steep.

Skylights
Skylights

These let light into the lower deck of the ship.

Poop Deck
Poop Deck

We sat in this part of the deck for our cruise. Can you see the boom? We had to be careful not to get hit in the head by it!

Crew Member in rigging
Crew Member in rigging

We all held our breath while this fellow bounced about on the lines while fixing a problem with the sails.

Lady Washington
Lady Washington

She is the sister ship to Hawaiian Chieftain. She was featured in the Pirates of the Caribbean, as Jack Sparrow's ship. Both are based in Gray's Harbor, WA.

Ship's Bell
Ship's Bell

This is the bell for Lady Washington.