Pumps attempt to refloat the Delta King at a shipyard in Richmond on June 2, 1982. Seven years later, a grand opening for the renovated historical vessel took place in Old Sacramento.
Pumps attempt to refloat the Delta King at a shipyard in Richmond on June 2, 1982. Seven years later, a grand opening for the renovated historical vessel took place in Old Sacramento. Sacramento Bee file
Pumps attempt to refloat the Delta King at a shipyard in Richmond on June 2, 1982. Seven years later, a grand opening for the renovated historical vessel took place in Old Sacramento. Sacramento Bee file

Bee history: The ‘King’ returns to its original splendor

June 03, 2017 3:28 AM

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