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South Seas Voyage 2013-2014

Slow Moving

By Chelsea McBroom March 29th, 2014 It quit raining soon after the Picton Castle sailed from Huahine and it somehow got even more hot and sunny. We had hit a high and there was barely any wind (and, it seemed, no air below decks to breathe). We laughed when switching over helm duty, not sure […]

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South Seas Voyage 2013-2014

Lily’s Limericks

You’ve heard some of the names of the crew of the Picton Castle in these Captain’s Logs, here’s a fun way to get to know some of them better. Trainee Lily has a good sense of humour and has written limericks about many of her shipmates. These were shared aboard and got quite a laugh, […]

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South Seas Voyage 2013-2014

Lily’s Birthday

By Chelsea McBroom February 20th, 2014 It was Lily’s birthday on the 19th aboard the Picton Castle, all sails but the flying jib were set as we sailed to Nuku Hiva, so cupcakes were made the night before, just after dinner, as the galley and scullery were being cleaned. I used the boxes of devil’s […]