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Capt. Robert H. Griswold

Feature Photo: [above] The New York and London Packet Ship Southampton 1600 Tons, courtesy of National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London By…

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An extensive collection of letters at the Florence Griswold Museum chronicles the relationship between a successful packet ship captain who…

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What did the inside of a packet ship look like? Follow a reporter inside Captain Robert H. Griswold's ship, Toronto,…

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Daniel Chadwick (1795–1855), Lyme’s most celebrated sea captain, was known as the “admiral of the fleet.” When he relinquished command…

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Today a tangle of scrub trees and the Florence Griswold Museum’s paved driveway occupy the site of the historic Brick…

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