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1 Week Ago 07:22 PM
Faster
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Zanshin.. your map link is not Ten Pound Bay after all.. going counter clockwise around Green Island from your location, the next bay is 'Rickets' (or 'Rickerts'?), and then the double lobed shallow bay east of that is Ten Pound Bay. Not sure of the local name of 'your' bay.

Anyhow we were close, so I'll carry on....

1 Week Ago 05:03 PM
Zanshin
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Mark narrowed it down to Antigua - and I just sailed from where the picture was taken to an anchorage right next to Five Island Bay (Deep Bay). So we'll give him honorable mention.

Faster, on the other, correctly identified the pictures as having been taken on Green Island and now I know that it is called Ten Pound Bay

Google Maps link to location

All yours, Faster!
1 Week Ago 01:28 PM
Faster
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

.. or Ten Pound Bay off Green Island? (Also Antigua)
1 Week Ago 10:12 AM
MarkofSeaLife
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Oh? So those houses are on the main island, not the one from which the pic is taken?

Then I am thinking Antigua. In Five Islands Bay theres a small island, unnamed in Hanson Bay.

T'would it be dat one?


Mark
2 Weeks Ago 06:01 AM
Zanshin
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Hint 4 - this island is small and uninhabited and just a 4-iron away from the main island, which is much larger and definitely inhabited. The natives speak English.
2 Weeks Ago 11:55 AM
Zanshin
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Hint 2 - No, it is not in the BVI
Hint 3 - Slightly different angle from same position that the first photograph was taken.

2 Weeks Ago 08:57 AM
fallard
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

No offense taken. Keeping the thread moving isn't such a bad idea when experienced posters like Zanshin engage.

Meanwhile, Zanshin's photo looks like the Caribbean, possibly Little Harbor, Peter Island, looking toward Tortola?
2 Weeks Ago 06:28 AM
Zanshin
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture



Hint 1: These are warm salty waters
2 Weeks Ago 01:54 AM
Andrew65
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Sorry for being the instigator. There was no disrespect intended. I'm not too far from the canal and would also very much like to visit it.
2 Weeks Ago 08:18 PM
Zanshin
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

fallard - I didn't mean to steal your thunder, sorry! I should add that I did research the locks on the internet and, should Zanshin someday make it to Scotland, I'll get to see them myself.
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