Daily Archives: November 19, 2011

Saturday, November 19th

The anchor is up in Parrot Creek just before sunrise.  By 9:30 AM, Cutter Loose passes through the Ladies Island swing bridge and past the small village of Beaufort, SC.  Under normal circumstances, we would pause to revisit this historic town.  … Continue reading

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Friday, November 18th

Given the normal 3 knots of current in the Cooper River, it is no small challenge to maneuver Cutter Loose out of her slip in this marina.  With this thought in mind, we time our departure to coincide with slack tide at … Continue reading

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Thursday, November 17th – lay day in Charleston

Despite the warning, there was no tornado activity overnight.  But there was abundant thunder, lightning and rain associated with the cold front that passed through Charleston in the wee small hours of the morning.  Today, the wind is cranking a good … Continue reading

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