John Banister Mansion
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It was wonderful coming back to Berkley...the sponsor contact here, Roger, is a good friend to our circus and after taking such good care of us last year when we advanced here, he didn't disappoint this year. Roger met each vehicle last night when we pulled in with a print out of various walkable shops and restaurants in the area and welcomed us each back. He arranged for the police to drive through the lot a couple of times ...
... Statford Ct a slight change, had a bit of an engine issue with one of the engines we'll have that looked at tomorrow.
It was just so nice to cruise on flat water with unlimited visibility! I read a whole book today...8 hours :-). We are at Brewers Marina they own many marinas in CT very nice place. I'll explore a bit in the morning a nice quiet night tonight.
... t imagine how anyone could survive, sailing in such a ship, much less getting into a much smaller boat with just harpoons and knives to kill those monstrous animals. Of course , people DID die, from anything from scurvy to drowning, to being overcome by the whale itself. Like the miners who mined the iron ore back in Minnesota, to these sailors, well, I just don't know how they did it. After touring the museum, we went back to ...
... go the gas lamps could be operated. But it wasn't all fancy for show; they were also completing the decadent lifestyle upstairs! I went into one bathroom on the second floor and there was a bath tub with two cold and two hot taps. There was one cold tap, one cold salt water tap and one hot tap and one hot salt water tap! Because of the health benefits associated with salt water the salt waters were pumped up to the bathtub directly from the sea outside! I don't even ...
... go. I checked my phone a few minutes later and assumed the stop might be in Central Portsmouth. I waited a bit longer and thought maybe the stop is just outside of Portsmouth? I saw signs for addresses outside of Portsmouth and saw that we had left the area. When the bus did stop I went up to the driver to ask whether this was the actual stop. This is when I was informed that in Rhode Island you have to request a stop. Bit of a problem of you've never been there before or have an ...
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