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Waterway Open Again guest houses were operating on the island. Nowadays, most visitors arrive by car over the bridge. Many recreational boaters still make the trip by water. Those who pass through the Narrows often stop there to obtain goods or services; some tie up at one of the marinas and stay for several days. Although narrow, the Narrows is wide enough and deep enough to accommodate rather large pleasure boats ~ when it is dredged to its navigational depth. Since 1920, the Narrows has had a movable bridge that enables vessels with fixed masts to pass through. When the first bascule bridge was installed in 1935, the Narrows was

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