Very quiet around the waterfront lately. I spied a barge and crane in the north slip of the Steamship Authority today. Not sure what work is being done there. Perhaps they are going to fix the dolphin which has been leaning over for so many years.
The big steel western rigged sea scalloper, Predator, was in for a short stay last week. Her crew was repairing one of her dredges-
The Boat Basin is quiet and empty this time of the year-
Brant Point Light and a calm harbor-
It's very dark early in the morning this time of the year. Here's a shot from my boat while I was preparing to make my first tow of the day. The lights of town can be seen in the background-