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Photos From The Cover Of TownDock.net
The photos that have been on the Home page

Sunset over Greens Creek | January 17, 2019

Amelia, TownDock.net’s drone, went up for a look at the sunset last night. This was the view from above Oriental looking out over the bridge and Greens Creek.

Drakus Heads South | January 16, 2019

Drakus, a Monk 47 Ketch built in 1973, left Oriental harbor early Tuesday morning. Doug and Anne Siddens, who’ve lived on Drakus while completing a refit, are headed south. Click for the bigger pic and more

Frost on the new rail | January 15, 2019

Overnight temps dropped below freezing. The result? Frost on the new rails (and everything else) along Hodges St. Click for the big pic and a closer view.

Trawlers Rafted Up | January 14, 2019

It almost looks like summer shrimp season… trawlers packed in at the Garland Fulcher docks.
(click image for the big view and a look around)

Winch & Way Too Much Line | January 13, 2019

Don’t try this at home.

Sailboat Furler | January 12, 2019

You can get some education today. The subject: Splicing, Rigging & Furlers, presented by Rigger Mark Lucas. It’s a free winter seminar today from 9a til noon at Town Hall.

Valiant 40 Polaris - Reflected Windvane | January 11, 2019

Monitor windvane… reflected in calm harbor waters.

Mellisa Ann & Her Fender | January 10, 2019

Trawler Melissa Ann hugs up next to trawler Mattie Marie, helped by a fender.

Will Martin performs Dean Martin - Old Theater Tonight | January 9, 2019

Tonight at the Old Theater Will Martin performs Dean Martin… the music & stories. The Pamlico Music Society show starts @ 7:30p. Tickets at Nautical Wheeers, the box office, and this link.

Miss Georgie - Drone Amelia View | January 8, 2019

Monday morning trawler Miss Georgie headed out from the harbor for a week of fishing. TownDock drone Amelia followed Miss Georgie out for this view.

Miss Nicole's Rig | January 6, 2019

Trawler Miss Nicole’s rig, reflected in the Sunday morning sunshine.

Wooden Trawlers At Rest | January 5, 2019

More trawlers are made in steel this century, but there are still plenty of wooden trawlers that work the sound. Visiting the harbor this weekend are wood vessels Captain Jeff (built 1980) and Miss Nicole (built 1977.) Click image for the big view and more harbor pics.

Smart on Pollywog | January 4, 2019

Jennifer Smart and Tim Balfour participate in the Instead of Football Regatta on their Flicka 20, Pollywog.

New Year's Eve 2018 into 2019 Video | January 3, 2019

Drums and dragons. It’s New Year’s Eve in Oriental. The story is here.

Instead of Football 2019 - Trimaran | January 2, 2019

Billy Creech captained trimaran “Senior Moment” during the Instead of Football Regatta 2019.

New Year's Eve 2018 Crowd | January 1, 2019

Hodges St. New Year’s Eve. First running of the dragons. Happy New Year.

Dragon Run New Years 18 into 19 | December 31, 2018

Young Dragon Watcher gets a dose of good luck heading into 2019.

The Dragon Is Stirring | December 31, 2018

Somewhere in Oriental, The Dragon waits in his lair. Anticipation… he gets but one big night on the town every year. That night is tonight.

Trawlers Melissa Ann & Blackbeard | December 30, 2018

Trawlers Melissa Ann & Blackbeard at rest on a rainy Sunday morning.

Drone's Eye View Of Oriental Water Tower | December 29, 2018

TownDock has a new staff member. She might get named Amelia. Amelia flew up for a view of the water tower this morning.
click image for the big view