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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

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