The bark Endeavour. In which James Cook commanded on his first journey of exploration. She was originally a coal carrier but was totally revamped by the navy for the voyage to plot the transit of Venus and then to find new lands....the rest is history
Tall Ship Bounty leaving Halifax Harbour during the Parade of Sail in July 2012, ending Tall Ships 2012. Bounty was lost in Hurricane Sandy. Two died in the sinking; the captain's was never found and the body of a woman crewmember, related to the original HMS Bounty's Fletcher Christian, was recovered. Bounty was built in Lunenberg, Nova Scotia for the movie Mutiny on the Bounty.