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F/V Chevelle Salvage

The front half of F/V Chevelle was raised on August 24 and brought to shore at McLean Point near the terminal. The wreckage was hauled to a scrap yard in Portland, where it will be recycled. The back half of the boat has not been positively located. F/V Chevelle ran aground and sank after crossing the Newport bar on March 11.