The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, August 13, 1999


"Everyone out of the boat! .... One, two, three, heave!" called out our captain, Chauncey Hutter from Charlottesville, Virginia. All 11 of us slid over the sides, planted our feet on the uneven rocks at the bottom of the warm James River, grabbed hold of the gunwales and heaved a couple of tons of soggy wooden boat off the rock that had hung us up. ...more

The Carlisle Historical Society is fortunate to have a distinctive collection of decorative ironwork, forged in Carlisle in the early twentieth century. The five hand-wrought pieces were made by Ingwald Otterson who once was Carlisle's village blacksmith. ...more

1999 The Carlisle Mosquito