Sapelo Island Ferry

Sapelo Island GA Ferry Katie Underwood Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing Coastal Georgia USA 2015

I’ve been sorting through some 3000 images for an upcoming book about Sapelo Island and came across these shots of the Katie Underwood at the confluence of the Duplin River and Doboy Sound.

Sapelo Island GA Ferry Katie Underwood Interior Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing Coastal Georgia USA 2015

As one who always chooses to ride on the outside upper deck of the boat to take in the scenery and the salt air, I can attest that these hard metal benches inside can be very useful when it’s raining, especially in winter.

Sapelo Island GA Ferry Katie Underwood Lifesaver Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing Coastal Georgia USA 2015

 

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  1. Henry Mathews

    I was fortunate to spend the summers of 1961 and 1962 at the Matine Institute on Sapelo. The ferry at the time was the Janet, named for Janet Pomeroy, the wife of Dr. Lawrence Pomeroy, a Marine Scientist at the Institute.

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