[Public-List] Elizabeth City 11/4
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Tue Nov 4 19:04:00 PST 2008
We arrived here yesterday and are at Pelican Marina. The city has a free pier for cruisers, but with the bowsprit and davits it doesn't work for us. There is also some bulkhead but it is totally exposed. FYI, Pelican is flat rate $35 including electricity, free laundry, cable. We have been exploring the city and will remain until Thursday. The forecast is bad for Albemarle Sound - heavy NE winds, a lot of fetch and the Sound isn't that deep. We have heard that because of the weather there are quite a few boats still waiting in the Dismal Swamp and at Great Bridge. Thursday, od Friday this place is going to get crowded.
There is a Verizon store near the dock, so I have a new phone and they were able to salvage my phone book. We are in good company, with many friends from previous trips.
S/V Isa Lei
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George C. Marshall
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