Here was 1.

Recognize this vessel?

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Anyone know the origin of that name?

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

One of GLDD’s crew boats . ..  St. Johns River, I think,

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

from this angle looks

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

speedy.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Can you identify this boat?

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

It’s 1965 Harry McNeal, seen here from riverbank perspective.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Note how the tug attaches to the notchless barge, and

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

the wooden support for the tracked crane.  The “column” to lower left is a spud, which pins the barge to the bottom for stability while the crane is used.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

All fotos by Will Van Dorp.

About these ads