Throwback Thursday: Fort Carroll Island
Last week’s Throwback Thursday post was a nice trip down a creative memory lane. So, I went digging a little further and I found these shots I took of Fort Carroll Island on an early morning boat ride that I took with my father. Fort Carroll Island, which has been abandoned for many years, has since been overtaken by egrets, herons, ibises and cormorants. If you are familiar with the Baltimore area, you have surely seen the fort as you pass over the Key Bridge on the Patapsco River.
Looking back at these photos brings back more than memories of one chilly morning, in 2008, spent on the boat with my dad. It brings back many memories of my childhood, as we spend many, many mornings, days and evenings boating and fishing on that river.
Can you see the heron?
These cormorants are such silly birds; it is always fun to watch them play in the water. Here, one dapper fellow poses for a photo…