Charles W. Morgan lands in Newport

The Charles W. Morgan arrived in Newport on Sunday.

America's oldest commercial vessel, the historic whale-ship Charles W. Morgan, landed in Newport Sunday evening.The Morgan cast off from City Pier in New London, Conn., at 9:15 a.m. It was then towed up Fisher's Island Sound and through Watch Hill Passage. The ship arrived in the Newport harbor and was tied up at Fort Adams at 6 p.m.Today was the Morgan's first sailing voyage since 1921.