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

Here’s the index.  Here and here are some from far enough back that you can note change on the sixth boro.

Any ideas on the photo below?  I believe that’s Robert Burton in the background?

0aaaaph1

Here’s the rest of that image.  The two photos come from Bjoern Kils of New York Media Boat, which has the story on their blog here.

0aaaaph2

This photo comes from Ashley Hutto, and shows what I would deem a risky rowing feat over between the tanker Fidias and unseen a barge landing at Bayonne.

0aaaaph3

I’ll have more Pacific Link photos tomorrow, but the crewman in yellow jacket and orange hat no doubt circles the globe like some of us circle the town.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Count them . . . three crew members standing watch.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Three fire fighters on M4, one of

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

four FDNY RIBs out on training.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

I didn’t see the crewman at this point, but I heard him banging on metal structure with a crowbar . . . there under the third row back.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

there.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Still see him?  I still heard his banging.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Greetings to the Shelby crew pushing scows northbound.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Driftmaster crew make a visual assessment of floating debris.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Way up high there on Torino . . . crew with a white apron, that’s not something you see every day.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Hail to the chef!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Here a crewman contemplates the state of the universe from the afterdeck of Laura K Moran.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Harvesting goes on in the springtime boro.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Crew of Stolt Sapphire pose for pics on the stern of their parcel tanker as the skyline of Manhattan cliffs passes by.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

And here’s a good bookend to this post, which could otherwise go on and on.  Best wishes to Team Ocean Valour . . .

0aaaaph20

All photos unless otherwise attributed by Will Van Dorp.   Thanks to Bjoern and Ashley for their photos.

 

 

Here’s the index to the previous posts in this series.

Self-unloaders are not unheard of in the sixth boro;  in fact, some of my favorite vessels like here, here, and here . . . I’ve followed them.  Here’s a link to the Oldendorff site showing how the self-unloaders work.    Rt Hon Paul E. Martin is named for this politician from our neighbors to the north.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Traveling through those same waters . . . MSC Monica.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

A few days before the Martin, Ultra Colonsay was replenishing the pile at Atlantic Salt.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Other vessels calling in the sixth boro recently include Vladimir,

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Sypress escorted by Marie J. Turecamo, 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Atlantic Compass passing by Joyce D. Brown, leaving an ominous sky to the west

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

and finally Torino.  This photo was taken by regular contributor John “Jed” Jedrlinic, who–in addition to being a great raconteur, took

TORINO

a photo of this ne’er do weel.

TORINO

Besides the two photos by Jed, all photos were taken by Will Van Dorp.

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

Join 1,491 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.

Recent Comments

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 2021
M T W T F S S
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031