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A long way from open water

So it’s 2017 and here I am writing in the dark by the Hillsborough River at the oldest shipyard in America. The interstate buzzes in the distance, the loudest thing in the shipyard is a dripping hose and my iPhone playing electric jazz reminiscent of the late 1990s. 2,058 more words

Downtown Tampa, FL

Photo of Downtown Tampa, Florida. Taken from the W. Platt St. Bridge above The Hillsborough River..Credit:  Martin Allred

Tampa, FL

Photo of Downtown Tampa, Florida. Taken from the W. Platt St. Bridge above The Hillsborough River..Credit: Martin Allred

Dining

Heather Belle Goes East

The East or Hillsborough River gets short shrift in the collected writings on Charlottetown Harbour and its rivers.  While it perhaps exceeded the West or Eliott River in commercial importance it lacked the picturesque character of the latter.   683 more words

History

The Pirate Water Taxi

Tampa Bay is located on a so many beautiful bodies of water; the Gulf of Mexico, Tampa Bay, and the Hillsborough River to name a few. 135 more words

Tampa

Your first time on the boat as a fetus! With Grandpa Gray! 

Hey there sport!

Mom and I took your grandpa out on the boat today. We went down the Hillsborough River and into Tampa Bay past downtown. 153 more words

New Dad

The boardwalk

Today was another nice sunny day in Charlottetown, so I took Nora for a walk on the boardwalk around Victoria Point. A very nice park area all along the North and Hillsborough rivers looking out towards the strait of Northumberland. 316 more words