really cool…we’ve loaded a couple tugboats bound for argentina
Hats off and dinner on the table to Rod Smith of Narragansett Bay Shipping who put in a long day yesterday getting photos of the loading process of Half Moon onto the deck on BigLiftTraveller. Also many thanks to the hospitable crew of Traveller for accommodating Rod.
I’m struck by how diminutive Half Moon looks here.
Water-level . . . pre lifting straps and
And then with hours of careful effort . . .
like a netted fish after a long fight . . .
she settles onto the deck.
Next stop . . . Hoorn!
The two last photos of Rod’s . . . the night scenes . . . suggest time travel: imagine what Juet would have written in his journal 406 years ago if a big yellow ship had rendezvoused with them on their return to Europe and lifted them onto the deck for a…
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