>USCGC JAMES RANKIN (WLM-555) moored at the Fells Point Fun Festival in Baltimore, MD on October 2 and 3 2010. The Festival’s focus is persevering the historic Fells Point section of the Baltimore waterfront and attracted more than 700,000 people.

The 175 ft Coastal Buoy Tender, shown displaying Full Dress Ship, was open to the public for tours.

The JAMES RANKIN, home ported out of Curtis Bay, MD maintains the Aids to Navigation in Patapsco River, leading to Baltimore and much of the Chesapeake Bay.