Coast Guard Release Report On Replica Ship SinkingThe replica of the HMS Bounty had last been docked in New London
NTSB: Ship That Sank During Superstorm Sandy Shouldn't Have Left ConnecticutThe captain of a replica 18th-century sailing ship that sank off North Carolina in Superstorm Sandy after leaving from Connecticut made a reckless decision to sail the HMS Bounty into the hurricane's well-forecast path, the National Transportation Safety Board reported Monday.
Days After Leaving New London, Tall Ship "Bounty" Founders, SinksThe vessel left Connecticut on Thursday with a crew of 11 men and five women, ranging in age from 20 to 66. Everyone aboard knew the journey could be treacherous.

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