We offer boats ranging in size from 33′ feet to 125′ feet and can accommodate up to four hundred guests.
For your safety and protection, all of our boats are fully insured and piloted by a Coast Guard licensed captain & certified crew.
Your payment books date, time, vessel, crew, service etc. We easily can arrange and if you also want the optional Live bugler (0 goes to the buglers across America) versus electronic bugles provided by the Navy at no charge.
Some Cremation Scattering Methods aboard our vessel and a few FAQ’s We first journey three nautical miles to sea (Legal federal boundary for scatterings), select a suitable spot based on wind & tide.
When scattering over a body of water an optional water-soluble urn can enhance the experience.
These urns are specifically designed to gradually disperse the ashes back to the sea slowly sinking 10-15 minutes after deployment where it will bio-degrade back into the sea allowing for a focal point of your service. Cremated remains (ashes) resemble the consistency of crushed egg shells.
Some families choose to deploy an ocean friendly urn.
The Captain is pleased to perform a short maritime ceremony (we will provide past samples of maritime services for review before hand) and family and friends are encouraged to share readings, poems or music.
A Booking Deposit is required to hold a date & receipt of deposit monies acknowledges POLICY acceptance. 50% Deposit shall be due/payable at time of sailing.
Most Credit Cards Accepted-Credit card statement will show merchant as New England Burials At Sea LLC.
The core of the Gulf Stream current is about 55 miles wide and has peak velocities greater than 5 knots or 6 mph. If a burial at sea event is planned within ten days time, full payment is required at time of booking.
If an event is scheduled more than two weeks away, a 50% deposit books your day and time.