Brian Hope – Bay Pilot

The Book Plate, 112 S. Cross St.

1:00pm | Saturday, November 2

Partner: The Bookplate

During this talk at The Book Plate, Brian Hope – author, artist, retired bay pilot, and founder of Project Liberty Ship in Baltimore - will discuss his new book “Bay Pilots – A History of the Maryland Pilots Association.” Based in Baltimore, the men and women of the Maryland Pilots apply their hard-earned local knowledge to the safe and intricate movement of ships throughout Chesapeake Bay. Hope brings forty years of experience to the subject, and his stories are full of history, adventure, humor and excitement.