Boats

August 14, 2017  |  Travel  |  No Comments

The Ship Channel has all kinds of Boats.. 

Science or recovery vessel?

 

Submarine

 

Texas Game Warden!

 

Some Old Military Frigate?

 

Tug Boat!

 

Cruise liner

The Beauty of the Houston Ship Channel

August 11, 2017  |  Travel  |  No Comments

Well…its interesting to cross, full of activity and ships moving in and out of the port..but for beauty? not so sure…it looks like there is good fishing and we did see some Dolphins as we crossed..

Refineries

 

Some Barge…

 

Giant Ships

 

Tank Farm holding Gas and Oil I would bet..

 

remnants of a concrete ship experiment in WWII

Ship guns

June 2, 2017  |  Travel  |  Comments Off on Ship guns

Most likely used for anti aircraft engagements…possibly Ship to Ship ..

 

 

 

 

 

Museum Details

June 1, 2017  |  Travel  |  Comments Off on Museum Details

I loved shooting those little Dioramas for the amazing detail in such a small creation..

 

 

 

 

Little Dioramas

May 31, 2017  |  Travel  |  Comments Off on Little Dioramas

The Nimitz has some great miniatures and the folks who created these models put a lot of time into the detail…

 

 

 

 

Posters for Freedom

May 23, 2017  |  Travel  |  Comments Off on Posters for Freedom

WWII was big on the posters for Freedom! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Logs and Posts

May 22, 2017  |  Travel  |  Comments Off on Logs and Posts

WWII had all the written words…from log books to postal mail and Advertisements! 

 

 

 

 

Goggles of WWII

May 18, 2017  |  Travel  |  Comments Off on Goggles of WWII

World War II was big on Goggles..Tankers..Pilots…Technicians…Everyone seemed to have a pair…

 

 

 

 

 

Aircraft of the museum

May 17, 2017  |  Family, Travel  |  Comments Off on Aircraft of the museum

The Nimitz has some great old planes that still shows the scars of battle..

 


 

 

Nimitz Museum

May 16, 2017  |  Family, Travel  |  Comments Off on Nimitz Museum

Fredericksburg has a wonderful WWII Museum..