Burning Socks a Mariner's Tradition – Hands on Heritage with Robin Van Auken

Burning our socks is a tradition in the maritime community to celebrate Spring, which begins in the Northern Hemisphere on the vernal equinox. Burning socks a mariner’s tradition? Yes, it is known. So why do we burn socks? Because we love warm weather, boats, bonfires and beer.
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