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Woods Hole News – Alvin Upgrade

February 4, 2011 by insideout

A favorite area to visit just down the road from our Cape Cod bed and breakfast is Woods Hole in Falmouth.ย  The picture below features one of our guests, Norman, inside Alvin the submarine while visiting The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution this past summer.ย  Alvin has taken 12,000 people on over 4,000 dives the most famous being the exploration of the wreckage of RMS Titanic in 1986.

We recently learned that Alvin is undergoing a major overhaul and upgrade. The overhaul will take 16 months.

To read the full story click here for the Falmouth Patch link

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