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Patriot and Mara Beel anchored behind Cuba Towhead Island

Cuba Towhead Island near Paducah, Ky – September 21, 2014

Day 205 Miles Today: 101 SM; Total Miles: 3,778 SM Locks Today: 1; Total Locks: 89 After a nice, quiet night in Little Diversion Canal, it was another long day today on the Rivers. We’ve traveled 212 miles in two days – definitely a record for us – and our 8 mph trawler. Island Time […]

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri – September 20, 2014

Day 204 Miles Today: 111 SM; Total Miles: 3,677 SM Locks Today: 0; Total Locks: 88 Our group of six boats left Hoppies barge at 6:45 a.m. for a long day on the Mississippi River. Mara Beel led our group and Becky called each tow for passing instructions and with 4 mph current, we averaged […]

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