Maritime Musings > February 2010
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Nathaniel Bowditch (1773-1838)
Mathematician, astronomer, and author of the “New American Practical Navigator”

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 2/9/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Cutter
Traditionally a particular type of sailing vessel, now generally applied to larger vessels of the US Coast Guard

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 2/16/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Offshore wind farms
Convenient source of renewable energy OR eyesore OR hazard to navigation?

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 2/12/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 5 comments


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Cinque ports
Ancient bastion against invasion lives on in ceremony

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 2/19/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Admiral Ivan Kruzenshtern, Russian Imperial Navy (1770-1846)
Opening the Russian Navy to blue-water operations

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 2/26/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Naval Cooperation and Guidance for Shipping
Providing a “value added” service to the merchant marine as a means of coordinated risk reduction

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 2/23/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments