Archive for the ‘Appalachicola’ Category

Last of Apalachicola

Thursday, February 14th, 2008

Yes I have been misspelling it. Only one p.

Fort Coombs


And yet again


Appalachicola IV

Wednesday, February 13th, 2008

img_2299.JPGToday we took a tour of Tyndall AFB. More Later. At Appalachicola last week we found a sponge shop located in the original sponge exchange.

And outside were barrels of various types of real sponges.

Appalachicola III

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

The Tin Shack ( I think) is a nautical antique shop with tons of interesting things including old charts (the sand bars have probably shifted), sharks teeth (very large), etc.

Outside the Tin Shack

Inside the Tin Shack – a Sea Witch. Presumably left over from Halloween.


Appalachicola II

Monday, February 11th, 2008

Some of the boats in port at Appalachicola which sits at the junction of the Appalachicola River and Appalachicola bay which leads to the Gulf of Mexico.



Appalachicola I

Sunday, February 10th, 2008

Friday was a beautiful day and we had nothing else planned so on the spur of the moment we decided to go to Appalachicola which is 52 miles southeast of here by way of Mexico Beach and Port St Joe. You will be seeing more of Appalachicola but this is the main street.


Friday night we went to the Gazebo after hot dog night(yep it is lent again). John and Ray played lots of country