Fundraiser notice Dec 1, 2010 for the tug Pegasus!!
I give thanks for the doomed ships getting a (maybe temporary) reprieve, although there’s no denying that Olympia does NOT rise and fall with the tide. Here she clearly rests
on Delaware bottom. The draft numbers there suggest a countdown . . . til drydocking and rescue?
While it lasted, the snow seemed more appropriate for Christmas than Thanksgiving. Timothy McAllister moves upriver, as does
Captain Dann, seeking a load for an empty Lockwood 2002 barge; see the loaded barge . . . tomorrow. In the background, Castlegate takes on cargo, after having left New York just Tuesday.
Crew of SKS Tyne fotograph each other as they leave Philly and
Camden and their skylines and
waterfront work and
mothballed vessels. SKS Tyne, goodspeed for whatever your next destination and next ….
Pilotboat Overfalls heads south, and
no matter the day, the harbor beat goes on.
All fotos, Thanksgiving Day, by Will Van Dorp.
Soon afterward, I went out for a Thanksgiving lobster. Speaking of, read this great article about the Pilgrims and their Thanksgiving eels.