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For some time now scrap-metallers have been utilizing the freight area on the western side of Treasure Cay’s Ferry Dock and there are now piles of scrap metal covering most of the dock. This dock is also a major transit point for many visitors who make their way to Green Turtle Cay and they are often greeted by this eyesore. Scrap-metallers have also been seen burning large items on the dock creating a further nuisance and spreading hazardous smoke into nearby areas.

Tourist location site of scrap metal dump

Scrap metal piled by the Green Turtle Cay Ferry Dock.
Scrap metal piled by the Green Turtle Cay Ferry Dock.

For some time now scrap-metallers have been utilizing the freight area on the western side of Treasure Cay’s Ferry Dock and there are now piles of scrap metal covering most of the dock. This dock is also a major transit point for many visitors who make their way to Green Turtle Cay and they are often greeted by this eyesore. Scrap-metallers have also been seen burning large items on the dock creating a further nuisance and spreading hazardous smoke into nearby areas.

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About Timothy Roberts

Timothy Roberts

Timothy had his first venture into Journalism just months after graduating from Queen’s College in Nassau taking his first job with The Tribune in 1991 leaving in 1992 for other pursuits.

During his time in Nassau he diversified his experiences working as a warehouse manager, locksmith and computer technician before returning to Abaco, a place he has always considered home, in 1999.

He joined the staff of The Abaconian in 2001 doing graphic design and writing an opinion article called Generally Speaking and after a brief time away, returned to The Abaconian in 2010 as a reporter, graphic designer and computer technician.

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