Monthly Archives: May 2018

Landed!

We arrived and anchored off the short of Norfolk in a drenching rain yesterday afternoon. We are anchored off the large Navy base here.  We can see three aircraft carriers from our deck and during the day we are entertained … Continue reading

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Closing in…

Time 27May18, 1430 local Lat N 35° 14.1’ Lon W 75° 07.0′ Nautical miles from Cape Eleuthera Marina, Bahamas: 627 Nautical miles to Norfolk Harbor, Virginia: 118 We covered miles quickly riding the Gulf Stream north. With a variety of … Continue reading

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Stepping on the conveyor belt

Time 26May18, 0830 local Lat N 31° 59.8’ Lon W 77° 09.5′ Nautical miles from Cape Eleuthera Marina, Bahamas: 432 Nautical miles to Norfolk Harbor, Virginia: 301 Yesterday’s excitement was when we supplied about 15 minutes of entertainment to a … Continue reading

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A slow crawl

Time 25May18, 0830 local Lat N 29° 58.9’ Lon W 77° 10.0′ Nautical miles from Cape Eleuthera Marina, Bahamas: 312 Nautical miles to Norfolk Harbor, Virginia: 402 It’s not fair to say the weather has failed us, it has been … Continue reading

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A slow crawl

Time 0830 local Lat N 29° 58.9’ Lon W 77° 10.0′ Nautical miles from Cape Eleuthera Marina, Bahamas: 312 Nautical miles to Norfolk Harbor, Virginia: 402 It’s not fair to say the weather has failed us, it has been beautiful. … Continue reading

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Uneventful days at sea

Time 1900 local Lat N 27° 50.4’ Lon W 77° 10.0′ Nautical miles from Cape Eleuthera Marina, Bahamas: 186 Nautical miles to Norfolk Harbor, Virginia: 549 We are churning out the miles at a reasonable pace in delightful weather as … Continue reading

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Heading North

Time 1445 local Lat N 25° 08.6’ Lon W 76° 32.6′ Nautical miles from Cape Eleuthera Marina, Bahamas: 21.3 Nautical miles to Norfolk Harbor, Virginia: 708.9 Our summer migration has started. We got underway from Cape Eleuthera Marina at 10AM, … Continue reading

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