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  • Kandis Mascall

El Galeon Package Script


El Galeon

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Anchor Intro: RIVERWALK Landing received a very historic VISIT coming all the way from Spain. THE DOCKS ON THE YORKTOWN WATERFRONT HAVE NEVER HAD A VISIT LIKE THIS. kandis mascall has the story.

Reporter Intro: El Galeon became the first Class “A” ship to make a port of call to Yorktown since the docks were built in 2005. ThIS SPANISH ship, THE LARGEST IN IT’S THE FLEET, SAILED DOWN for a seven-day visit.

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THOUSANDS, INCLUDING Families, photographers, and historic enthusiasts came out to see a COPY of 16th century history.

SOT – Filnando Viota, El Galeon Project Manager

5:55 “The ship was built in Spain in 2009, and it’s a replica of the 16th century Spanish galleon. It’s a cargo vessel that used to go back and forth from the West Indies, to Spain, and to the Americas.” 6:13

SOT - James Scruggs, York Landing Dock Master

8:01 “El Galeon came to Yorktown, Spain called us and they were traveling down the East Coast before they ported in Puerto Rico for the winter and asked if they could bring their ship to Yorktown.” 8:13

SO FAR, EL GALEON HAS PLANS TO SEEN MUCH OF THE WORLD.

SOT - Filnando Viota, El Galeon Project Manager

7:22 “We were touring around the Great Lakes, so now we are heading south to the Caribbean to spend the winter time there, and probably next year we will go to the East Coast again to go to Canada.” 7:37

AS FOR THE CITY OF YORK COUNTY, THEY PLAN TO HAVE A LOT MORE VISITS LIKE THIS IN THE FUTURE.

SOT - James Scruggs, York Landing Dock Master

“We’re always in talk with different countries and different areas trying to bring more tall ships to the area.”9:38

Reporter Tag – TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT EL GALEON FEEL FREE TO CHECK OUT THEIR FACEBOOK AND TWITTER PAGES. I’M KANDIS MASCALL REPORTING FOR WHOV.