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The Sloop, Sora This little yacht arrived at the Creque Marine Railway for service in 1942. She was a pretty […]Read More
The National Flower of the US Virgin Islands The Yellow Cedar is the National flower of the US Virgin Islands. […]Read More
Before Hurricane Damage The Creque Marine Railway is a special, historic property that first became a part of our family’s […]Read More
The September 1932 hurricane wrecked havoc on the maritime industry in the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.⚡ Boat owners […]Read More
During the 1920s, the schooner, Zurah was captained by the beloved Samuel Sewer. His vessel was an important link in the inter-island trade. ⚓ When repairs were […]Read More
The Gaviota was 128 feet long with a beam of 31 feet. Copyrighted © 2016 Valerie Sims. All Rights Reserved. […]Read More
Copyrighted © 2016 Valerie Sims. All Rights Reserved. The Meteor Today marks the 96th anniversary of the arrival of the vessel, Meteor, at […]Read More
Our ancestors purchased many of their properties at auctions! They bought Cane Garden Bay, Carrot Bay, a portion of Peter Island and Norman Island in the […]Read More
After I saw this postcard online of a vessel at the Creque Marine Railway, I thought I would share a […]Read More