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Happy Mother’s Day. For all you nautical gals we hope you have a fun day out on the water.
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More than 70 slides showing the construction of Beach Head lighthouse went under the hammer. Source: Beachy Head: Lighthouse building images sold at auction – BBC News
Gayle Turnwald has been volunteering at Big Sable Point Lighthouse for about 20 years. One morning in November of 2003, she went downstairs and noticed the Source: 150-year-old lighthouse full of lore | Interlochen
We’ve got a tall ship down at the Santa Barbara harbor that’s worth seeing. If you’re in the area stop on by.
Here’s some nautical trivia: For women stowaways, childbirth at sea traditionally happened between cannons on the gun deck, and the child was recorded in the ship’s log as a son of a gun.
Boaters embrace ‘Wild West Holiday’ theme with illuminated cactus, cowboy hats and even seahorses Source: 31st Annual Parade of Lights Gives Holiday Glow to Santa Barbara Harbor Local News – Noozhawk.com