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Berth Buddies

By IamDora
It does not get more Nova Scotia than this.

Yesterday afternoon I took the camera for its first outing since we got home, and we headed straight for the Bay of Fundy. The Fundy was having a good day which wasn't what I wanted. No seals at Port George. But I arrived at Port Lorne just as the Allyssa C was returning with its catch. The Scotia Mist was tied up at the wharf but it backed out and let the loaded fishing boat get in for unloading. Then the Scotia Mist snugged in and shared the berth.

Nova Scotians (Bluenosers, Herring-choker, Coasties) have a strong emotional connection with the sea and with our fishermen fishing considered the most dangerous of occupations, especially on The Fundy which is a very unforgiving body of water. It hovers just above freezing, has the highest and most forceful tides in the world, loaded with rips and soughs and unpredictable weather systems. Yesterday was very much the exception.

Tags: Fishing boats Landscape and travel The Bay of Fundy

Voters: Sylviwhalley, Don20, Badgerfred and 42 more

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30 Jul 2021 10:55AM
Great interesting captures and write-up.
Sylvia
Don20 5 5 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2021 10:57AM
Lovely capture. Brings back memories of our visit to the Bay of Fundy
Don
30 Jul 2021 11:00AM
Excellent Dora, version a slight favourite,
Fred.
30 Jul 2021 11:36AM
Lovely colours, lovely set, Dora.
Mike
30 Jul 2021 11:42AM
A nice Boatabila captured image and write up Dora.
Jeff.
adagio Plus
3 3 2 England
30 Jul 2021 12:00PM
Lovely scene Dora, and a very interesting narrative. Glad you are now out and about again........watch out world!!!!😁😁

Angela😄
30 Jul 2021 12:05PM
Beautiful shot Dora... and a great bit of background too!
Tony
DaveRyder Plus
7 5.8k 13 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2021 12:48PM
Lovely images Dora, especially like v1
Lovely set Dora
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 19 Canada
30 Jul 2021 2:46PM
Two lovely images Dora.
30 Jul 2021 4:01PM
I do like your working of V1, Dora.

JohnSmile
Beautiful clean, sharp shots. Looks like a beautiful day!!
capto Plus
9 6.8k 25 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2021 6:33PM
A nicely taken scene.Smile
ivor
cooky Plus
17 6 5 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2021 9:45PM
Interesting narrative and lovely image Dora. So glad you are out and about!

Kath
dales Plus
5 13 Australia
31 Jul 2021 3:44AM
Beautiful boating images Dora , sounds a fascinating location
Ian
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2021 4:07PM
Two very eye pleasing boatabilia shots... Lovely to view Dora...
Isabel GrinGrinGrin
10 Aug 2021 4:35PM
Loads of colour ...love this NS style scene Dora ....
Get any fresh fresh off those docks ?
Cheers
Walt
11 Aug 2021 1:41PM

Quote:Loads of colour ...love this NS style scene Dora ....
Get any fresh fresh off those docks ?
Cheers
Walt


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