Richmond San Rafael Ferry & Bridge

Before there was a Richmond San Rafael Bridge, there was a Richmond San Rafael Ferry. ┬áCaptain Raymond Clark, (Pt. San Pablo Yacht harbor was his idea too) was one of the founders of this ferry service which carried passengers and motor vehicles between Richmond and San Rafael. Castro point, just …

Blood Alley (John Wayne movie)

John Wayne and Lauren Bacall star as a tough-as-nails merchant ship captain and the woman who melts his heart, convincing him to risk his life on a daring mission to shepherd a boatload of refugees throughBlood Alley. ┬áThe ocean straits separating mainland China from Hong Kong,known as Blood Alley, are …