Originally Posted by flyingwelshman
I just can't figure out what they are for. They are never used (as far as I can tell) for cleaning, cooking etc. We have faucets accessible on the main dock and my neighbour has a hose attached to his. I guess I'll wait until the season starts to ask him again what the water is for.
If the tide is low and he can't pull out of the slip, the buckets are part of a clever plan to raise the water level.
Stories like these make me appreciate our mooring.