Looking Aloft

Many vessels, one adventure with Bytown Brigantine

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The Ship’s Log

Good day folks!   It seems to me like “last week” we were in the process of launching and rigging our two sailing vessels.   The Black Jack’s home port of course is Britannia Yacht Club on Lake Duschene on the Ottawa River and the Fair Jeanne’s new home port is at the Tall Ships Landing at […]

Sea Story: The Nelson Touch

I am sure that every red blooded sea farer that has sailed the 7 seas has read about or seen old sea movies and heard of Admiral Lord Nelson of the long yesteryear British navy.   This lasted up to the end of WWI who ruled the seas almost worldwide (the old British Commonwealth).  This long […]