Eighteen foot high paddle wheels were installed in late July on the USS Water Witch under construction at Port Columbus. The motors were also installed, so the wheels can turn under their own power already. All the siding and decking should be complete by the end of September.
Now everyone can watch the progress on the reconstruction of the USS Water Witch. Look in the upper right hand side of this home page and click on the line under the webcam image. That will take you to the museum’s Water Witch pages and a larger view of the cam, live. Visit the Earthcam.com [...]
Port Columbus has just stocked its new souvenir guide book which includes photos of many of the museum’s outstanding exhibits and programs. It also includes a fine array of original photos and drawings from ship decks during the war. The books list for $7.95@. Also new at the shop is an excellent traditional style [...]