Exactly a year ago, I posted this: An Adventure
How cool that the same ships were in port today!
Queen Elizabeth arrived as I was walking to the harbor from the bus stop.
It was interesting to watch what was going on on the pier and on the ship.
Traditional monkey’s fist:
(The funky green color is a fence that was in the way. See photo just below.)
Bow line dropping into the water:
Rats have been on my mind, as I had one invade my house the other day. Thanks to a trap, it is now an ex-rat.
Rat guard on Kaiyo Maru. What’s the point if it’s not deployed properly?
However, very nice detail. Hitching on the weights:
Fish (appropriate) on hull of Kaiyo Maru:
Kaiyo Maru fender:
Kaiyu Maru (not a typo) fender:
Lots of barge traffic today. I thought this was the most interesting one. Assorted cargo on Pacific Trader:
I like the portables on top.
Recently, I’ve seen a brown booby diving for fish in the harbor. I tried getting photos of it, but due to the camera issue, the booby was more of a blurry.
Was a bit more lucky with the manual focus today. Still not the greatest, due to the distance.
Work on FOC goes on in the hot sun…
Bitts looking nice (if I say so myself):
I’ve posted photos of the Mossend mark before. I like this one I took today: