Work on the pumping system continued today. There are a couple of areas that require consultation with our naval architect, so they probably will have to wait until he arrives next week.
The morning started off with a bit of rain. This poor bee was caught out in the light showers:
I hope she eventually managed to dry out and fly away.
A nut dropped on the deck in front of me as I was standing by the aft hatch. When I looked up, either a house sparrow or house finch was sitting high up on one of the jigger stays. Mystery solved?
One of USS Crommelin’s rat guards: