CHELSEA (CBS) – The Nantucket Lightship is undergoing a major restoration.
The 50-foot lighthouse and museum has been moved from East Boston to the Fitzgerald Shipyard in Chelsea.READ MORE: SportsLine Week 13 AFC West Picks: 'Denver Designed Well To Stop What Kansas City Does,' Says Larry Hartstein
Crews will replace the 84-year-old steel frames and complete other maintenance work so that visitors can once again enjoy it.READ MORE: Newest 'Man In The Arena' Episode Offers Fascinating Thought From Tom Brady On Undefeated Season
“We have many groups that come to the ship,” volunteer Tim McCarthy said. “It’s a big learning experience for all.”MORE NEWS: Bill Russell Talks To CBS News About Pioneering Career With Boston Celtics And His Legacy
Restoration is expected to cost over $1 million and take up to three months to complete.