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Newfoundland ships and men

Andrew Horwood

Newfoundland ships and men

by Andrew Horwood

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Published by Marine Researchers in St. John"s Newfoundland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships.,
  • Sailors -- Newfoundland

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Andrew Horwood.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK27N5 H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21550028M

    Men against the sea: ships lost in the Newfoundland foreign trade. [Joseph Prim; Michael J McCarthy] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for # Ships--Newfoundland and . These men supplied wood to help build coal mine frames, telegraph poles, and ships, or to rebuild bombed structures. Hector King, NOFU, ca. s Hector King of Greenspond was one of approximately 3, loggers to serve with the Newfoundland Overseas Forestry Unit during the Second World War.

      The First World War Book of Remembrance takes centre stage in the Memorial Chamber in the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill. But it is not the only book in the room in which one can find names of those who fell in WW1. The Newfoundland Book of Remembrance honours Newfoundlanders who died in WW1 and WW2, before Newfoundland became a province of . The men from one ship, the SS Newfoundland were stranded on the ice, and none of the captains of any of the other ships including the Newfoundland knew they were out there. Everyone assumed they were aboard another ship.4/5(5).

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . Shipping Records. Crew lists and logbooks Description of all the crew list series held at the Maritime History Archive Vessel registers Certificates of vessel registry Shipping lists Lists of shipping entering and clearing at various North Atlantic ports Ship captains.


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Newfoundland Ships and Men Hardcover – January 1, by Andrew Horwood (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Author: Andrew Horwood. Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland, Canada - Snowshoer Scene (Premium Piece Jigsaw Puzzle for Adults, 20x30, Made in USA!) out of 5 stars 1 $ $ The SS Newfoundland was a sealing ship involved in a disaster known as the " Newfoundland Sealing Disaster".

Between March 31 and April 2,sealers were stranded on the ice floes. During their two days and nights on the ice, 77 men died; another man later died from his injuries in a hospital in St.

John'e: GRT, NRT. Newfoundland (/ ˈ nj uː f ən (d) l ə n d,-l æ n d, nj uː ˈ f aʊ n d-/, locally / ˌ nj uː f ən d ˈ l æ n d /; French: Terre-Neuve) is a large island off the east coast of the North American mainland, and the most populous part of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and has 29 percent of the province's land area.

The island is separated from the Labrador Peninsula by Location: Atlantic Ocean. While the men of the Newfoundland were stranded on the ice in the North Atlantic, a second sealing tragedy was unfolding to the south.

In late March or early Aprilthe SS Southern Cross sank while returning to Newfoundland from the Gulf of St. Lawrence, taking with it men. SS Southern Cross, n.d. Books shelved as newfoundland: The Shipping News by Annie Proulx, Galore by Michael Crummey, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams by Wayne Johnston, The Day t.

Title: NEWFOUNDLAND SHIPS AND MEN Author Name: Andrew Horwood Categories: Canadiana, History, Signed Books, Edition: First Edition Publisher: St. John's, The Marine. Books shelved as newfoundland-authors: Galore by Michael Crummey, Two-Man Tent by Robert Chafe, The Great Canadian Bucket List — Alberta by Robin Esrock.

The shorelines of Newfoundland and Labrador are long, rugged, and expansive. Throughout history, those shorelines have also created havoc for many mariners, young and old alike. It’s estimated that the number of wrecks around the shores of Newfoundland and Labrador could be in the thousands.

Ships in a business day with tracking; Learn More. Not finding what you're looking for. Save the book of newfoundland to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Search refinements. Categories. All. Books (5) Nonfiction (3) Fiction & Literature (1). Table format of the Fleets included below: Effective --April 22nd an additional column will be included in the Fleet tables, to separate the "built" date from the "owned" or "operated" time permits, each Fleet will be revisited, and the table reformatted, however all new Fleets added will appear thus.

By Captain George Stewart, USN (Ret.) This post provides a description of the events surrounding the loss of USS Truxtun (DD ) and USS Pollux (AKS 2) by grounding off the coast of Newfoundland in February Because over lives were lost, it is considered to be one of the worst disasters in Naval history.

Settled by French and Portuguese families, these communities offer a glimpse into a past of wooden ships, iron men, and smuggling. Discover Grand Bank The epitome of rural Newfoundland, Grand Bank is the most famous community on the Heritage Run Scenic Driving Route, and one of the most beautiful communities anywhere along the Atlantic seaboard.

The story of the Society of Masterless Men, which included women and children, began in the 18th-century settlement of Ferryland, Newfoundland. In order to colonise Newfoundland, The British Empire created plantations. These were settlements of primarily Irish indentured servants, many of them very young – hence their name – the Irish Youngsters, abducted from Ireland.

Book is titled “The Beothuk Of Newfoundland, A Vanished People”. Authored by Ingeborg Marshall. This soft covered book consisting of 45 pages includes text, photos and illustrations.

Book is in like-new condition. An ideal gift book for those having an interest in First Nations people of Newfoundland. Breakwater Books Ltd. We All Will Be Received. Leslie Vryenhoek.

Ina young woman steals a duffel bag full of drug money and flees her bad-news boyfriend, hitching a ride with a long-haul trucker to the world’s edge. She intends to disappear forever, to redefine herself on her own terms James E.

Candow. The men went out to haul their trawls and all the dories came back excepting the one containing them: Both men were unmarried and belonged in Newfoundland: Edward Taylor: Sarah : was drowned by the sinking of a dory: native of Newfoundland but had lately been living in Nova Scotia; unmarried: John Clark: Robert J.

Edwards. Published to coincide with the sixtieth anniversary of Newfoundland and Labrador joining Canada, Sean T. Cadigan has written the book that will surely become the definitive history of one of North America's most distinct and beautiful regions.

This is an incredible story of bungling and greed, of suffering and heroism. With the aid of compelling, contemporary photographs, the book paints an unforgettable portrait of the bloody trade of seal hunting among the icefields when ships—and men—were expendable/5(26).

This sample of approximately Newfoundland women depicts a hardy, durable and tenacious woman who was more than equal to the challenges and opportunities of her time. The study is complemented by interviews with some of the women who had owned working ships from the s to the s.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for NEWFOUNDLAND SHIPS AND MEN. BY ANDREW HORWOOD. HARDCOVER. at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!Centre for Newfoundland Studies - Reference Sources, Directories, Etc.

Add or remove collections Home NL Books - Reference Sources, Directories, Etc. Cover.Newfoundland. Mercantile Marine Office Agreements and Account of Crew, 18 reels of microfilm.

Surviving crew agreements of vessels registered in Newfoundland. Mostly steamships. All crew agreements from this collection have been indexed by vessel name and are also available online in the Newfoundland and Labrador Crew Lists Database.