Log #12a – Cornwall

Log #12a – Cornwall

Aug.2, 1999 Falmouth, Cornwall England Log #12a – Cornwall Let me start this log in the present, Mon. Aug. 2, 1999. We are still at a buoy at the Royal Cornwall Yacht Club having a lazy, but for me frustrating day. I took the car back this morning to Mawan Smith, a small town about
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Log #12c Plymouth to London

Log #12c Plymouth to London

Log #12c Plymouth to London Aug. 24, 1999 Limehouse Basin, London I am writing this while moored in Limehouse Basin, the national headquarters for the Cruising Association, and a restored medieval dock area of downtown London just a mile or so from Tower Bridge to the west and the Canary Wharf development to the east.
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Log #12d London & Paris

Log #12d London & Paris

Log #12d London & Paris Date: Tue, 07 Sep 1999 06:05:19 ‑0400 (EDT) CC: kkmoore@vaxxine.com Orwell Yacht Club Ipswitch, Suffolks 52 02.1 N, 001 09.0 E Sept. 6, 1999 Hi Folks, We are between two mooring posts here at the Orwell Yacht Club on the Orwell River at Oyster Creek just outside of Ipswitch. The
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Log #12b Falmouth

Log #12b Falmouth

Portsmouth/Gosport The Solent Sept. 15/99 Hi Folks, Just a short note and repeat of Logs #12b&c which I suspect did not get out to all on my mailing list. I had some transmission problems on that message and from the requests I have had for these two logs, it looks as if they did not
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Log #12e Thames Estuary, Essex & Suffolk rivers

Log #12e Thames Estuary, Essex & Suffolk rivers

Cowes, Medina River Folly Inn, Isle of Wight 50 44.1N, 001 17.0W Sept. 19/99 Hi Folks, It has been two weeks since I started this log, and we have had an enjoyable voyage since to Ipswich, Dover, Portsmouth, Southampton, and now here on the Isle of Wight. I will include all these in my next
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Log #12f River Debin and Tides

Log #12f River Debin and Tides

Log @12f Deben River & Tides Date: Wed, 29 Sep 1999 07:01:13 ‑0400 (EDT) Sept. 27, 1999 Stangate Creek, Medway River Thames Estuary 51 24.5N, 000 41.6E Hi Folks, We are here at anchor off the Medway River on the Thames Estuary, riding out the same large complicated low we were experiencing in Brighton. It
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Log #12g Rivers Ore, Alde & Butley

Log #12g Rivers Ore, Alde & Butley

Log #12g Rivers Ore, Alde & Butley Date: Sat, 09 Oct 1999 09:29:28 ‑0400 (EDT) Limehouse Basin, London Oct.9/99 Hi Folks, Here is the next installment of our voyage up the east coast rivers. Now that we are settled in for the winter, I hope to get caught up on my logs as I have
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Log #12h River Orwell & Pin Mill

Log #12h River Orwell & Pin Mill

Log #12h River Orwell & Pin Mill Date: Mon, 11 Oct 1999 06:04:11 ‑0400 (EDT) Limehouse Basin, London Oct. 11/99 Hi Folks, I’m getting caught up on my logs, and am enjoying reliving the experiences as I check them out in our ship’s log and write them up. Judy keeps me on the straight and
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Log #12i Orwell Yacht Club on the Hard

Log #12i Orwell Yacht Club on the Hard

Log #12i Orwell Yacht Club Date: Fri, 22 Oct 1999 08:53:37 ‑0400 (EDT) Limehouse Basin, London Oct.21/99 Hi Folks, Here is the next log of our jouneys. We have been alongside here at Limehouse Basin for three weeks now, and every once in a while, especially when writing up these logs,I yearn to get out
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Log #12j Ipswich to Dover

Log #12j Ipswich to Dover

Log #12j Ipswich to Dover Date: Sat, 30 Oct 1999 05:24:03 ‑0400 (EDT) Veleda IV CA House 1 Northey Street, Limehouse Basin London, England E14 8BT Hi Folks, Here is the next stretch of our south coast sailing before we settled in here to Limehouse Basin. Above is our mailing address that will be good
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Log #12k The Solent

Log #12k The Solent

Log #12k The Solent Limehouse Basin, London Oct. 30/99 Hi Folks, Here is the next log already. Today was a quiet grey day, so we stayed in and I am getting caught up on my logs. I bought some coal to try in our fireplace to see how it works. It was on a narrow
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Log#12l Portsmouth & Southampton Boat Show

Log#12l Portsmouth & Southampton Boat Show

Limehouse Basin, London Oct. 31/99 Hi Folks, This will be the second log you  will probably get today, as I will be sending out Log #12k and #12l at the same time. However, you may not get anything for a few weeks as we will be travelling to Munich, Vienna, and Paris before returning to
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Log #12m Cruising Expenses

Log #12m Cruising Expenses

Paris Nov. 12/99 Hi Folks, We’re still here in Paris helping Jacqui. Judy’s sister with some babysitting problems. As a result, I have easy access to a telephone jack and E‑mail in the apartment. Wow, that means I don’t have to take my laptop off to the marina library to  send E‑mail. I also had
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Log #12n Chichester and Brighton

Log #12n Chichester and Brighton

Log #12n Chichester and Brighton Date: Sun, 21 Nov 1999 11:01:30 ‑0500 (EST) From: VeledaIV@aol.com Limehouse Basin, London Nov. 20/99 Hi Folks, We have been in Limehouse Basin for six weeks now, although two of them have been away from Veleda as we went to Vienna to visit some friends and to Paris to visit
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Log #12o ‑ Problems on the Medway

Log #12o ‑ Problems on the Medway

Log #12o ‑ Problems on the Medway Dec. 7, 1999 Limehouse Basin Hi Folks, Re: Log #12o ‑  Problems on the Medway This is the last log of our sailing until we get under way in the spring. I will try not to bore you with our touring around London and England, but will catch
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Log #12p Spritsail Barges and Canal boats

Log #12p Spritsail Barges and Canal boats

Log #12p Spritsail Barges and Canal boats Boats in Britain Limehouse Basin, London Oct. 24/99 A spritsail barge is an old sailing barge that  can be from 30 to 90 feet long, originally used for industrial and fishing purposes, but now for tourist and personal cruising. They have a type of gaff rig, with a
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Log #14a Plans on Leaving London

Log #14a Plans on Leaving London

Log #14a Plans on Leaving London April 3, 2000 I’m putting this summary of our last weeks in London in Log format to send out to the address list before we shove off next week. Let me start with our departure date and plans for this coming year , and then I will summarize what
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Log #14b Finally leaving England?

Log #14b Finally leaving England?

Log #14b Finally leaving England? Ramsgate, England April 18, 2000  Well, we finally left Gravesend on April 16, but not until 1230. We were ready to leave at 1000, but when I tried to start the engine, the battery died. We had been having trouble with it, but were unsure whether it was just the
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Log #17c  Anglesey, Wales and side trips

Log #17c Anglesey, Wales and side trips

Log #17c Anglesey, Wales and side trip to Wednesbury Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2001 10:29:21 EDT Soller, Mallorca April 20, 2001 Hi Folks, We are at anchor here in Soller on the north coast of Mallorca. It is a bit rolly in here today as a storm is coming down from the Gulf of Lion
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Log #53k the Queen Mary 2 to London, England and back to Toronto

Log #53k the Queen Mary 2 to London, England and back to Toronto

Beaufort, SC Nov. 26, 2011 Hi Folks, I belatedly realize my last log was #53h part 2 about Hurricane Irene sent out Oct.15, and here it is late November and I am just getting around to the next log. Judy has suggested I write this as a current log of our recent travels to London,
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