You are currently browsing the tag archive for the ‘Kiowa’ tag.

Chicago in the haze ahead means this is the last of this series; we’ve gotten as far west as this gallivant will go.  The link in the previous sentence shows a map of the trajectory, with all of its legs.

DSCF5278

That’s Navy Pier.

DSCF5300

Squinting, I see this as a man doing a tire repair on a flipped over bicycle, but of course my eyes have their issues.

DSCF5329

A surprise was the use of tug-barge excursion trips with the likes of

DSCF5330

City View.

DSCF5331

Not all tug-barge traffic transported passengers, however.

DSCF5347

I’ll have to find out more about Kiowa after journey’s end.

DSCF5350

Riverview is part of the people-scow fleet and it just squeezes under the bridges.

DSCF5366

 

DSCF5368

USACE Racine has a scow beside the Chicago Harbor Lock.

DSCF5385

All photos here by Will Van Dorp, who has now begun other gallivants while on the way home.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,306 other followers

If looking for specific "word" in archives, search here.
Questions, comments, photos? Email Tugster

Graves of Arthur Kill

Click on image below to order your copy of Graves of Arthur Kill, by Gary Kane and Will Van Dorp. 3Fish Productions.

Seth Tane American Painting

Read my Iraq Hostage memoir online.

My Babylonian Captivity

Reflections of an American hostage in Iraq, 20 years later.

Archives

October 2019
M T W T F S S
« Sep    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031