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Cape Breton captain

David A. McLeod

Cape Breton captain

reminiscences from 50 years afloat & ashore

by David A. McLeod

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Published by Breton Books in Wreck Cove, Cape Breton Island .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McLeod, David A., -- 1857-1940.,
  • Ship captains -- Nova Scotia -- Cape Breton Island -- Biography.,
  • Merchant marine -- Nova Scotia -- Cape Breton Island -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementDavid A. McLeod ; edited by Ronald Caplan.
    ContributionsCaplan, Ronald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK140.M45 A3 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 145 p. :
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20515164M
    ISBN 101895415101

    Experience Cape Breton from the water! Join Captain Greg for a unique sailing adventure on Canada’s largest inland sea, the Bras d’Or Lake, up-close to the natural wonders at sea and along the shore. Private Sailing Charters: With captain, for your group of up to 6 people. Half-day, full-day and multi-day charters. Offered 7 days a week. Cape Breton Island (French: Île du Cap-Breton—formerly Île-Royale; Scottish Gaelic: Ceap Breatainn or Eilean Cheap Breatainn; Mi'kmaq: Unamaꞌkik; or simply Cape Breton) is an island on the Atlantic coast of North America and part of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada.. km 2 (3, sq mi) island accounts for % of Nova Scotia's total area.

    Today we'll navigate through the historic tidal lock canal (operating since ) for a sail on the Atlantic Ocean. You'll have good views of neighbouring Isle Madame and the southwest coast of Cape Breton Island. In the ocean and Lennox Passage we may see pilot whales and seals, and lots of bird life. R eturn to St. Peter’s at afternoon’s end.   As we enter the Dog Days of this COVID summer it’s time for my annual book review. A time to put aside all the craziness of current politics in this country, the United States and the rest of.

    Angus MacAskill ( – 8 August ) was a Scottish-born Canadian giant. The Guinness Book of World Records says he is the tallest non-pathological giant in recorded history (7 ft 9 in, or m) and had the largest chest measurements of any non-obese man (80 inches, or cm). Patterson's History of Victoria County, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia: With Related Papers George Geddie Patterson Cape Breton University Press, - Victoria (N.S.: County) - pages.


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42 pages, Index. by Captain David A. McLeod • pages. REMINISCENCES FROM 50 YEARS AFLOAT AND ASHORE. A rough-and-tumble autobiography of saltwater and guts and passionate romance, by a man who ended his days as a storekeeper in Cleveland, Richmond County, Cape Breton—an angry scar across his face, the result of a mutiny on his last ship.

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