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Second Lives 18

This hull was called Melvin E. Lemmerhirt for almost 40 years.  I took the photo below in 2007, as she passed in front of a then very different piece of Brooklyn land’s edge. 156 more words


Whole Lotta Dredgin' 13

Here was 12.

Terrapin Island was in the sixth boro during parts of 2012 and 2014, the KVK above and Raritan Bay immediately below.

I’d wondered what the helm looked like, especially given the shape of the glass… 272 more words


50 Shades of Spray 1

Oh . . . 50 at least!

If anything serves as evidence of the sixth boro temperatures,

the patterns of Zim Luanda surely do.

Wolf River… 40 more words


Small Craft 10

Here were previous installments.

And below are a set of small craft I’ve seen in the sixth boro and further environs so far this month . 203 more words


Crew Boats

What’s this?  Answer follows.    And I just stumbled onto this blog . . . Crewboat Chronicles.    Crew boat or crewboat?

OK . . . asking questions seems to be where this post wants to head.   183 more words


Dredging Environment

Bear with me here . . . you’ll understand the title in a bit.  But first, any sense of the difference between these first two fotos A and… 125 more words


Perspective 2

Here was 1.

Recognize this vessel?

It’s the 1982 Quenames, as I’ve never seen her before.

Anyone know the origin of that name?

One of GLDD’s crew boats . 69 more words