|Jeanie Johnston Chronicle
Jeanie arrived in Burlington City, New Jersey
Monday 23rd June, 2003 for a short port visit
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The Jeanie Johnston arrived in Burlington NJ at 1 pm local time on Monday June 23rd with several hundred well wishers there to greet her. At a reception for the crew hosted by the Ancient Order of Hibernians, the Governor of New Jersey, Mr. James McGreevey paid tribute to all those who had made the visit possible. The Governor thanked Host Committee Chairman Jim P'Simer and his committee for all their hard work and had special words of praise for the New Jersey apprentices who had traveled to Tralee to work on the ship.
The Jeanie Johnston is due to depart Burlington later on Thursday 26th June for Bristol, PA for a four day visit.