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At Sea 16 October 2009

Sailing up the East Coast of the UK aboard Queen Mary 2. Some nice roughish weather in the morning; Sailing close in by Flamborough Head, Scarborough, Whitby & Redcar Steelworks

 
Captain's Log 16 October 2009
Oct 16, 2009

Screen shots of the Captain's Log/Various Reports on the Incabin TV 12:30 & 15:50

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    Seven Deck Prom 16 October 2009
    Oct 16, 2009

    Just a mere handful of photos during a mid-afternoon stroll along the promenade when the sun appeared. To Port, Fwd & a fishing trawler making heavy weather of the seas 14:15 16 October 2009

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    Out on QM2's Wet 'n Windy Decks 16 October 2009
    Oct 16, 2009

    The fwd exits, Thirteen Deck 'A' Stairwell, were closed due to the high winds. Photos on Twelve & Thirteens Decks with views over the stern. It was very windy, hard to hold the camera & spray was over the top, excuse the drops 11:00 - 11:30 16 October 2009

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    Passing Flamborough Head 16 October 2009
    Oct 16, 2009

    Sailing by Flambourgh Head the lighthouses made a pretty picture. A couple of boats braved the swell & some blasting ensued [Bridlington Pirate Ship http://www.pirateshipbridlington.co.uk/ ]. Many people were visible along the shoreline 13:30 - 13:50 16 October 2009
    Flamborough Lighthouse
    http://www.trinityhouse.co.uk/interactive/gallery/flamborough.html

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    Redcar Steelworks 16 October 2009
    Oct 16, 2009

    Whilst preparing to get ready for Dinner Redcar Steelworks appeared in view through the porthole :) 16:45 then a few views of the Cleveland Coast as the sun begins to set 17:45 16 October 2009

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    Sailing by Scarborough 16 October 2009
    Oct 16, 2009

    We sailed by Scarborough [& apparently went into the bay, but I missed that somehow]. My photos are mainly of Scarborough Castle in the poor murky weather. Stern views & Eleven Deck aft reserved for Queens Grill guests, with whirlpool 14:40 16 October 2009

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    Up & Down in the Scenic Lifts 16 October 2009
    Oct 16, 2009

    The scenic lifts go from Seven to Eleven Deck both to port & starboard. The glass needed a bit of cleaning but nice views can be had of the water 11:45 16 October 2009

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    Whitby 16 October 2009
    Oct 16, 2009

    Sailing by Whitby, N. Yorks
    Whitby Lighthouse
    http://www.trinityhouse.co.uk/interactive/gallery/whitby.html
    & Whitby Abbey
    http://www.whitbyabbey.co.uk/
    aboard Queen Mary 2.
    The weather was terrible, but much blasting took place, bells could be heard ringing ashore & people lined the shoreline as far as one could see 15:30 - 15:45 16 October 2009

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