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This photo of the derelict boat (left) was taken about 80 minutes after high tide Tuesday morning. The town, fearful that a jet ski or other vessel could hit the boat, has hired a Tiverton company to remove it.

Portsmouth to haul derelict boat from cove

Portsmouth to haul derelict boat from cove

Calling it an emergency situation, the town has bypassed the normal bidding process in order to haul an abandoned boat from Blue Bell Cove. The 44-foot Egg Harbor sunk in the cove in August 2011 during Hurricane Irene and has been an eyesore — and navigational hazard — ever since. At Monday’s meeting, Town Council member Keith

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