More about the Mary Celeste Some artwork, passengers and crew, Arthur Conan Doyle who wrote the first article and an interesting newspaper article. [ngg src=”galleries” ids=”5″ display=”basic_imagebrowser”] See original post here: http://archiveatlantic.com/2018/12/21/mystery-146-years-ago-this-month-the-ghost-ship-mary-celeste-was-found-empty-and-adrift-at-sea-what-happened/ Source: thehindu.com Source: Curious to know and see: … Continue reading MYSTERIES: More on the ghost ship Mary Celeste
From arsenal to horror stories. From WCYY Radio. The Kennebec Arsenal in Augusta is a historic landmark that has a confusing and somewhat controversial history. The original large stone building was built to serve as a major arsenal … Continue reading HISTORY: This Abandoned Arsenal In Augusta Has A Troubling History That Will Send Chills Down Your Spine
New Brunswick History and Other Stuff – See them all at johnwood1946 Table of Contents, Rev. December 19, 2018 The blog posts follow this Table of Contents, in the sequence shown. To access a particular post, copy and paste the title, or a … Continue reading HISTORY: One of the most extensive and growing collection of articles about Atlantic Canada and beyond!
If it is not the remains of a Chinese Village, what do you think it is? Images from P. Chiasson publication The Story: Back in 2002, architect, amateur historian and native Cape Bretoner Paul Chiasson went for a hike up … Continue reading MYSTERIES: The 500 Year Old Chinese City on Cape Breton Island
Like old forts and fortifications? Make sure you visit these when you are in Saint John, NB. Continue reading EXPLORE: Some old fort and fortification sites in Saint John, NB
Another great Google map to sea glass beaches in Prince Edward Island Continue reading EXPLORE: Sea Glass Beaches in PEI
Bookmark it! Looking to explore lighthouses on your next trip? This Google map and the links provide much of what you need to know. Zoom in to find your area. Bookmark it! Continue reading EXPLORE: Downeast Lighthouses – This interactive Google map is a great reference!
This great interactive map from the Bangor Daily News shows dozens of short walking trails in Maine. Check out those near you and tell us all about them. … Continue reading EXPLORE: One Minute Walks of Maine – Map
If you like things that fly and sometimes don’t, bookmark this for your travels – virtual or real! ABOUT Aviation extends over more than two thousand years, beginning with kite flying in China, attempts at tower jumping,balloons, moving forward to … Continue reading EXPLORE: Aviation Museums – Newfoundland to New England
The Confederation Bridge to PEI: The curved, 12.9 kilometre (8 mile) long bridge is the longest in the world, crossing the waters of the Northumberland Strait to join Prince Edward Island with mainland New Brunswick. It continues to be seen as … Continue reading EXPLORE: Confederation Bridge – The longest bridge in the world!
Waterfalls – spectacular in all seasons Planning a trip? Check out this google map that shows many of the waterfalls in New Brunswick and the locations. Take the time to explore these delightful locations when you are on … Continue reading EXPLORE: The Waterfalls of New Brunswick
Imagine taking 6 hours to travel 16 miles from North Head to southern Head! ABOUT Imagine catching the tides and the wind to slowly sail your way to visit Grand Manan. It’s 1891 and Samuel Adams Drake is exploring the … Continue reading EXPLORE: Prowling Grand Manan Island by sail, foot and horse, 1891