Pallada – Honolulu Harbor

Here is a sampling of some of the photos I took this morning.

Entering the harbor:

Pallada

Pallada approaching Pier 9:

Pallada approaching Pier 9

Pi‘ilani pushing Pallada closer to the pier:

Pallada stern Piilani

Heaving line with a very nice monkey’s fist:

heaving line

Mat to prevent chafing:

mat chafing gear

Rat guard!

Pallada rat guard

On the bowsprit:

Pallada bowsprit

Aloft!

up aloft

Returning to the deck:

returning to the deck

The cadets are able to smoke at the stern of the ship. Here is the pot for the ashes/butts:

big ash pot

More examples of chafing gear:

chafing gear

eye chafing gear

***

Since I was down at the pier, I applied one more coat of le Tonkinois on FOC’s rail for good measure.

Advertisements

One comment on “Pallada – Honolulu Harbor

  1. Buck says:

    What glorious photos!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s