The next day, 23.06.2012 we set off to Stralsund.
A long leg with winds mostly against us varying from 3 - 6 bft and a cruising

The weir at Bahnitz.

But then, within the last 50 meter, it is clear: The lock is there! - and it is very small indeed. Never the less we try to enter and,
Voila! - we fit in. Who should have thought that?! This must be the smallest lock I have ever passed through.

The Hartlepool Marina

The "Trincomalee"
We moored at one of the pontoons in the marina, and had a fine dinner in one of the charming restaurants and the quay-side. The Hartlepool Marina has all facilities: Electricity, water, showers etc.