HISTORY: Odd Adventures, Strange Deliverances in the Captivity of John Giles, Esq. 1736.

During King William’s War, in 1689, when he was nine years of age, John Gyles was living with his family at Fort Charles. On 2 August, while labouring with his father Thomas near the new fort, he was taken prisoner … Continue reading HISTORY: Odd Adventures, Strange Deliverances in the Captivity of John Giles, Esq. 1736.

EXPLORE: Sailing the Downeast coast in the 1930s

During the process of researching our coastal lighthouses, I ran across this publication. If you would like to experience things the way they were, then this is a really great read and source of information. [pdf-embedder url=”https://archiveatlantic.files.wordpress.com/2016/11/126ca-anchor-to-windward.pdf”%5D   https://archive.org/stream/anchortowindward006018mbp?ui=embed#mode/2up Continue reading EXPLORE: Sailing the Downeast coast in the 1930s