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Fort Casey’s 10″ guns

Hard for me to believe but for all the time I’ve spent in and around Port Townsend, Fort Worden and Fort Flagler,  I had never visited Fort Casey. This past weekend, late Sunday afternoon, my wife Chris, our friends Ken … Continue reading

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Marestone Island and Fort Flagler

Marestone Island, in my opinion, is one of the few places in the Northwest that very much looks and feels like time stood still. The community of Nordland with its general store, fishing fleet and oyster farm could easily pass … Continue reading

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BEING THERE

  The title should be being there in spirit because that’s what looking through my journal sketches of Port Townsend does for me. Yes, the boat yard is my favorite place to sketch as I can always rely on some … Continue reading

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Sketch outing Chetzemoka Park

Sketching from the beach at Chetzemoka Park, taking in the view of Fort Worden, the Point Wilson light, an inbound circa 1930’s freighter and it’s easy for me to imagine what I would have seen sketching from this same spot … Continue reading

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