Daily Archive: March 12, 2013


Ferry Fascination

It goes back a long way, Boatwif’s fascination with boat and particularly with ferry watching…  As small children on a Sunday afternoon Senior Sis and Boatwif would be piled into the family car and driven down to Hobbs Point. From here a small vehicle and foot passenger ferry would cross to Neyland. The first ferry of memory was Alumchine, a paddle steamer operating until 1956.  Boatwif’s memory of this, and of her successor, the Cleddau Queen, was the curious way...