You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

Globe Insiders

From the Archives

Ferries in New England

With summer on the way, many New Englanders will board ferries to Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. But the region has seen many other ferries, large and small, that operated year-round. Several still ply their routes while others ended service as times changed. Gathered here is a small selection of the diverse fleet that ferried us across rivers, harbors, and open water. - Lane Turner and Lisa Tuite

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week