Monday, April 03, 2006
Release Date 3/4/2006
Released off of Red Hook Brooklyn near my house around 14:00. It was a very very windy day, at least 30 kts from the West. I wanted to paddle up the Hudson and meet some friends but the wind was too strong.
Instead I paddled over and spent some time exploring Erie Basin.
I found a really interesting old bottle in the Sand that said:
"CP Kattenhorn 32 Conover St." It must have been an old Beer or soda company.
Later I went by this address, but its an apartment building now.
I found the following link referring to this family living at this address in the 19th century:
And a record of one of the family dying: