Old age, wear and tear by the half-ton creatures and the coast’s stormy weather have taken a toll. The once-lengthy expanse of docks is down from about 120 feet to about 30. Once that’s lost, it may be gone for good, said Stan Pickens, owner of Bayscapes Gallery and Coffee House.
It would be a shame to see this go. This was a favorite stop of mine on trips to Newport. Hopefully something could be worked out that make everyone happy.