Support the S.S. JOHN W. BROWN
End of Year Shipyard Fundraiser
The Liberty Ship JOHN W BROWN is looking for support for our 2019 Coast Guard required Dry-Docking of the ship. The Dry-Docking consist of inspections, repairs, cleaning and painting the hull which the estimated costs of $1M.
Estimated Costs - $1M
Repairs & Inspections $246K
Clean & Paint Hull $218K
Drydock Vessel $193K
Fuel & Miscellaneous Others $127K
Open, Drain, Prepare $111K
Paint & Supplies $105K
As always, personal checks for charitable donations can be mailed to:
Project Liberty Ship, Inc.
P.O. Box 25846 Highlandtown Station
Baltimore, MD 21224
Project Liberty Ship, INC
Project Liberty Ship is dedicated to the preservation of the Liberty Ship S.S. JOHN W BROWN as a living memorial to the men and women who built the great Liberty Fleet and to the merchant seamen and U.S. Navy Armed Guard who sailed the ships across the oceans of the world.
The S.S. JOHN W BROWN is the last remaining troop transport from WWII and the last to have landed troops ashore as part of an amphibious landing. It is also the oldest remaining Liberty Ship in the world. It was built in and is home ported in Baltimore. It is a museum and maritime education center open to all ages.
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Donations of all sizes go a long way to keeping her ship shape and open to all who visit her.