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Harbor Pilot from Galveston Bay through the Houston Ship Channel


published on 3 March 2022 288 -

Found on YouTube. Created by "Super Monkey". Originally published on 2022-03-02.
I was fortunate to ride along with a harbor pilot as he guided a cargo ship from Galveston Bay through the Houston Ship Channel into a port on Buffalo Bayou.

Music:
Blue Danube; Johann Strauss
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Georg Szell, conductor
HMV 78rpm disc C.2686 (32-4795, -6)
Recorded June 23, 1934
Digital transfer by F. Reeder
https://archive.org/details/JOHANNSTRAUSSTheBlueDanube-Waltz-NEWTRANSFERJOHANNSTRAUSSTheBlueDanubeWaltz
Houston, USA
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