Alameda, Ferry, San Francisco Bay
Ferry Building to Alameda to Jack London Square
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Four cranes lined up and ready for Monday
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From inside the Alameda Channel facing Oakland
San Francisco / Alameda / Jack London Square Ferry
An afternoon trip across San Francisco Bay, California
(Photo taken Sunday 2 November 2008)
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Four cranes lined up and ready for Monday


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The trip passed under the Bay Bridge
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San Francisco / Alameda / Jack London Square Ferry
An afternoon trip across San Francisco Bay, California
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The trip passed under the Bay Bridge


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Across the bay, the dock of Oakland loomed
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San Francisco / Alameda / Jack London Square Ferry
An afternoon trip across San Francisco Bay, California
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Across the bay, the dock of Oakland loomed


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A dredging barge kept the channel clear
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The Oakland side of the bridge visible behind
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A dredging barge kept the channel clear


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The container cranes that inspired the Imperial Walker
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The Oakland Hills visible behind
San Francisco / Alameda / Jack London Square Ferry
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The container cranes that inspired the Imperial Walker


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Another dredge cleared the channel near to shore
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San Francisco / Alameda / Jack London Square Ferry
An afternoon trip across San Francisco Bay, California
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Another dredge cleared the channel near to shore


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A look back revealed a distant zeppelin
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Having just entered the Alameda Channel
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A look back revealed a distant zeppelin


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A container crane at rest on Sunday
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From inside the Alameda Channel
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A container crane at rest on Sunday


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The ferry left the City near sunset
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The ferry left the City near sunset


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Then three more cranes appeared past the four
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From inside the Alameda Channel facing Oakland
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Then three more cranes appeared past the four


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Closeup reveals the complex nature of each crane
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From inside the Alameda Channel facing Oakland
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Closeup reveals the complex nature of each crane


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Containers stacked under an on-shore crane
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From inside the Alameda Channel facing Oakland
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Containers stacked under an on-shore crane


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Many such on-shore cranes move containers around
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From inside the Alameda Channel facing Oakland
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Many such on-shore cranes move containers around


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Closeup of the massive wheels that move the massive cranes
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From inside the Alameda Channel facing Oakland
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Closeup of the massive wheels that move the massive cranes


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A small sloop motors home as the sun sets
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Downtown Oakland visible in the background
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A small sloop motors home as the sun sets


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As the sun sets, three cranes patiently abide
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From the Alameda side, viewing Oakland
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As the sun sets, three cranes patiently abide


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Deep in the channel, the City but a distant memory
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The Alameda Channel looking west
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Deep in the channel, the City but a distant memory


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An old, rusty crane turned its back on us
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The Alameda Channel on the Oakland side
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An old, rusty crane turned its back on us


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Piles of rusty metal lined the shore
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The Alameda Channel viewing the Oakland side
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Piles of rusty metal lined the shore


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Another sloop motored home with sail up
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The Alameda Channel viewing the Oakland side
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Another sloop motored home with sail up


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A Matson cargo ship was docked in Oakland
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The Alameda Channel viewing the Oakland side
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A Matson cargo ship was docked in Oakland


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A Relief ship was docked near downtown
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The Alameda Channel viewing Oakland
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A Relief ship was docked near downtown


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Back side of the container cranes
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Looking west at sunset
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Back side of the container cranes


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At the other end was Jack London Square
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Ashore in Oakland at the foot of Broadway
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At the other end was Jack London Square


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