Meanwhile we were nearing a pilot station, and a bustling little motor launch swung alongside.
To cross from the pilot station at low water was impossible.
Im beginning to wonder if well have to follow her all the way to the pilot station and then cut across for Gravesend Bay.
Some houses were then built upon it, and in 1820 it was used as a pilot station.
Immediately within the entrance, on the south side, is a pretty little village—the pilot station in Watson's Bay.
I am going to swim over to the pilot station, and catch some of those goats.
The pilot station lay some distance below him, on the opposite shore.
The pilot station is at Quillebeuf, a quaint old town on the left bank.
The course was changed to west, and we cruised along for Atalaia point, towards the pilot station.
Some of us went on shore to visit the pilot station, and had a talk with the pilot, a brave old German or Dutchman.