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A Ferry for Two…

Cars, That Is. There are two ways to get from Ophelia, Virginia to Sunnybank, Virginia: either Hacks Neck Road to US 360 (18 miles) or via State Rt 644 (2 miles). A no-brainer, you say; “down State Rt 644!” Well, … Continue reading

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More than Just Shucking Oysters

Introduction While in Virginia, we visited Ginger and Miller who live near the famed oyster grounds of the Rappahannock River. Several years ago, Miller introduced us to his absolutely delicious oyster stew. Miller spent 30 years as a health inspector … Continue reading

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Twin Light Houses of Cape Henry, Va., or Where your First Public Dollars were Spent

Several Years ago, living in New Jersey, I decided to “collect” lighthouses. Not the little figures of lighthouses, but rather to visit and photograph them. New Jersey was a good place to start—it has more than 20 lighthouses, light ships, … Continue reading

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