Exploring Shipwrecks on Land by Elena Strong, National Museum of Bermuda Over five centuries, hundreds of vessels have come to grief on Bermuda’s encircling reefs due to pilot error, raging storms, inaccurate charts and the historical
Piloting Bermuda By Elena Strong, National Museum of Bermuda “No stranger should attempt any of the anchorages or channels without a pilot” Daniel Robert Tucker, Channels and Reefs Around Bermuda 1840 The graveyard of shipwrecks surrounding
Historical Stories - The "America’s Cup" comes home By Dr. Edward Cecil Harris, MBE, JP, PHD, FSA Bermuda is rightly agog at the prospect of having the America’s Cup in local waters in 2017. However,
Do You Know...about Cecil Montgomery-Moore, Fighter Pilot, Author and Commanding Officer of the BVE? By Horst Augustinovic Raised in Bermuda, Cecil Montgomery-Moore attended the Saltus Grammar School and at the age of 11 joined the
“You can go to heaven if you want. I’d rather stay in Bermuda.” ~ Mark Twain 150 Years of Mark Twain & Bermuda By Martin Buckley, Department Manager, The Bookmart at Brown & Co. 2017
Do you know... That in 1929 a proposal was made to build a Floating Airport between New York and Bermuda? By Horst Augustinovic By 1929 more than 400,000 passengers were traveling the world by air.