The Canadian Press

2000-07-20 | Tail-Ships

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Hot, sunny weather greeted tall ships as they sailed into Halifax Harbor. Large crowds gathered for July 20th's official welcoming ceremony. Canadian Press reporter Murray Brewster was also on hand. (More than 80 vessels of all sizes took part. To get a good vantage point, many people took to the water in small pleasure boats and kayaks.)

Date: 2000-07-20
Placeline: Halifax, NS, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << you might be able to hear some of the guns going off in the background the sea twelve pounders they're firing salute that was their tradition when tall ships used to frequent this port but, we've got, another square rigger coming in and, sugar sales are down but just a little farther out another one under full sail just spectacular >>

Clip ID: 20000720CPCN001