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Jun 27, 2005 - New York Canals and Rivers

In the afterglow of a fine Utah reunion, we returned to the boat in NYC on 27 June. The next day covered some 50 Nm on the Hudson river and we reached an early anchorage behind Pollepel Island, site of Bannerman's Arsenal; he was an early arms supplier. This castle, just below West Point on the Hudson is a popular overnight, but we had it to ourselves. A long day followed as we covered the rest of the Hudson as far as the Albany Yacht Club. The night of 29 June we had heavy rains, just after we dropped the mast for the low bridges on the...

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