Yesterday I published a photo of an unusual pine tree. Here is a picture of one of the most impressive live oaks on Ocracoke Island.
I am sure many of our readers recognize this tree. It is called Blackbeard's Oak. You can read more about this tree and other live oaks here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news012909.htm.
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is the story of late 19th century
steamship traffic to Ocracoke, and the large Victorian hotel that
accommodated the guests. You can read the article here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news082114.htm.