In May 2015, Naval History & Heritage Command Detachment Boston craftspeople installed USS Constitution‘s keel blocks and haul blocks in Dry Dock 1, Charlestown Navy Yard. The build-out of the blocks will support Constitution‘s keel and lower hull during the two and a half year restoration.


[Video by USS Constitution Museum]

The Author(s)

Kate Monea
Manager of Curatorial Affairs, USS Constitution Museum

Kate Monea is the Manager of Curatorial Affairs at the USS Constitution Museum.