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Boats, and a ship, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

A recent trip to the Kill Van Kull, the busy waterway that defines the border betwixt New Jersey and… Staten Island… happened to coincide with a small burst of shipping activity. 102 more words

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habitual vacancy

Maritime Monday? What’s with me these days?

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Over at my Brownstoner column today, an article detailing a boat trip up Newtown Creek… 346 more words

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something coming

Maritime Sunday returns.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Given that its Thanksgiving weekend, Maritime Sunday must have some other corporate sponsored name. Black Friday was a day or two ago, Cyber Monday is tomorrow. 67 more words

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shared obeisances

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– photo by Mitch Waxman

On this Maritime Sunday, witness the struggles of the Thomas D. Witte tug as it manages a barge into place on the lamentable Newtown Creek. 173 more words

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heavy articles

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– photo by Mitch Waxman

Just a short one today, the tug Mary Alice rolling along at twilight. Back tomorrow with something a bit more substantial, but today must be spent with loved ones as the world soon ends. 19 more words

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perils faced

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Simple of mind, your humble narrator is always overjoyed when a previously unrecorded Tug passes in front of me. This time around, it’s the Mary Alice operated by Donjon Towing. 164 more words

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established categories

– photo by Mitch Waxman

This maritime Sunday, it’s a return to the Newtown Creek, where a tug was witnessed heading out to the East River with two barges of what seems to be metal. 139 more words

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