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Simon Lake's 'Explorer'

Posted by
Judy aka L@dybug (Brooksville, FL, United States) on 7 January 2015 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

...Milford honors submarine pioneer and local resident Simon Lake by displaying a submarine at a Milford Harbor marina.
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January 1st is around the corner, along with an end to my daily posts, at least for now.
Dementia is so debilitating and Hubby needs more of my time.


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Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

What a superb monument to have one of the actual submarines he built. Thanks for the interesting info too Judy

7 Jan 2015 9:07am

@Doug: Thank you, Doug ... I'm so happy the sub is back in Milford. I'm hoping the New Year will bring some peace and healing to you and your family.

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb and interesting !!

7 Jan 2015 12:52pm

franz from Baden, Austria

remarkable early technology ... if only it had remained limited to civilian use ...

7 Jan 2015 1:39pm

@franz: AMEN to that ... !

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Quite a piece of equipment. The info was interesting too.

7 Jan 2015 3:35pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful colors, lighting & textures!

7 Jan 2015 5:27pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Nice documented photo and amazing piece of machinery!

7 Jan 2015 7:44pm

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Good documentary shot. I wouldn't have liked to be in that sub, I can tell you that!

7 Jan 2015 8:08pm

@beach: You ... and ME too ... I'm too claustrophobic!

L'Angevine from Angers, France


8 Jan 2015 8:50am

1/800 second
ISO 200
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