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The Jeanie Johnston famine ship The Jeanie Johnston famine ship arrived in America in April and docked in Boston July 24.  (AP Photo)
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A friendly harbor
for Irish replica ship

By Kevin Cullen, Globe Staff, 7/25/2003
Andy Brown is Protestant and Sean Hutton is Catholic, but back home in Derry, one of the most tolerant places in Northern Ireland, they share the same local, a emigrant-theme pub called Bound for Boston. So when they sailed into Boston yesterday, aboard a replica 19th-century Irish emigrant ship called the Jeanie Johnston, the two young Derrymen were stunned but pleased to learn there was a pub in Jamaica Plain called . . . the Jeanie Johnston.

 Past Globe coverage
7/23/2003
Reliving Ireland's voyages of hope

2/13/2003
Irish famine ship ready to sail to US

1/14/2003
Replica of famine ship to set sail

2/12/2002
Builder of ship replica to fold

6/21/1998
Native Irish celebrating will to survive

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Washington D.C.: 5/28-6/2
Baltimore, Md.: 6/3-6/9
Philadelphia, Pa.: 6/12-6/23
Trenton, N.J.: 6/23-6/26
Bristol, Pa. 6/26-6/30
New York, N.Y.: 7/3-7/14
Port Jefferson, N.Y.: 7/14-7/17
Providence, R.I.: 7/18-7/20
Boston, Mass.: 7/25-8/3
Portsmouth, N.H.: 8/8-8/10

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