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Below . . . just in this morning from Ashley Hutto . .  call this “can’t sleep ’til I get to Brooklyn.”

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From Jason Padgett high above Broad Street about a week and a half ago, part of a submarine on a barge entering the East River, and

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from Jonathan Steinman, the same unit a little farther up the East River.  A little over two years ago, Birk Thomas took these of a similar cargo.

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And from a secret salt . . . some months back, it MAY be the same tug as seen in dry dock but what would be a submarine perspective.

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From along the Maas and taken by Fred Trooster last week, it’s the restored tug Elbe.

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From another secret salt . . . these are sixth boro waters to be kept in mind whenever you’re tempted to swim here.

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The world is full of secret salts, another of whom sent this photo of Louisiana vessel with an intriguing name.

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And finally, a photo I took . . . of a scrapyard with an alarming name, until you accept that it might be another language.

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Thanks much to Ashley, Jason, Jonathan, Fred, and all the secret salts who send me photos.   And finally . . . a photo I took myself, and I’ll leave you to guess where, a photo that goes along with an article Elizabeth sent me recently about an invasive species in Colombia.

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