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August 5th – Pugwash, NS

05 Aug

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These photos were taken this morning at around 8:00 a.m.. We had a great time motoring over to Pugwash from Charlottotown and arrived under sunny skies at the Pugwash Yacht Club. We tied up and went for a walk because the sky was turning dark. Luckily, we got our walk in when we did because it was a torrential downpour for about two hours!

Here is a shot of the graveyard across from the yacht club – I tried to get the black clouds in and almost was struck by lightning in the process! (Dennis thinks I exaggerated).

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Pugwash has a huge salt mine and makes the Parry Sound salt pile look like a pipsqueak in comparison.

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We ended up talking (actually more like listening) to a guy from Truro who mentioned that he wouldn’t bring his old horse to the new Truro hospital :).

Pugwash is very laid back after the exciting times in PEI! We have sunshine out now and there is a seal in the harbour swimming around, so it is is nice. The streets are paved with red stone and look pretty cool.

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Off the Borden tomorrow – we will finally see the Confederation Bridge!

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Posted by on August 5, 2013 in Sailing in the Northumberland Strait

 

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One response to “August 5th – Pugwash, NS

  1. velma

    August 5, 2013 at 7:04 pm

    Pugwash has the Seagull Pewter plant if you are looking for things to check out. I have a lovely collection of Seagull pewter frames, ornaments and several vases. also have two light switch plates but don’t think they make those any longer. Some cool stuff.

     

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