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Eight Bells Page

On board ship, eight bells signified the end of one watch and the beginning of another. Watches were four hours long, and time was kept with a half-hour glass. When the glass was turned, the bell was rung. At eight bells the watch changed.


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Upcoming Events

Class of 1984 Summer Reunion
June 27-29, 2014
Castine, Maine

Class of 1959 Summer Reunion
July 6-8, 2014
Castine, Maine

Class of 1952 Summer Reunion
July 9-11, 2014
Castine, Maine

Class of 1964 Summer Reunion
August 1-3, 2014
Castine, Maine

 

Mariner Magazine

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MMA Alumni Association
Castine, ME 04420
(207) 326-2337
Toll Free in Maine
1-800-464-6565
Toll Free Outside Maine
1-800-227-8465
alumni@mma.edu

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