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A Host of Ghosts

This article has been taken from our archives. It originally appeared in the April 1977 issue of The Bermudian It’s certainly a bit annoying being evicted from your home having already paid next month’s rent, especially if it’s so pleasant a seat as “Winton”, on the North Shore in Devonshire. But when you’re forced out by nothing less than a ghost, even the staunchest heart might well cry the tears of Niobe. Yet more than one family in recent years…


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Come Visit Soon!

The St. George's from St. Peters, Bermuda. View near Victoria Park. Hamilton, Bermuda. Six cornered corner, St. George's Bermuda. Washer women, Bermuda. "The Peak", Bermuda. Submitted by Pat Atkin from Scotland Yankee Store, Hamilton, Bermuda. Submitted by Pat Atkin from…


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The Fateful Flight of The Cavalier

22 January 1939:  American newspaper headlines trumpeted the ravages of a terrible winter storm blanketing the American northeast as two cold fronts collided. The temperature sank to minus 30 degrees F in the Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York even…


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Wish You Were Here!

Cape Jessamine-Tree, Bermuda An entrance to Castle Grotto Cave, Bermuda Khyber Pass, Warwick, Bermuda Water Catch, Bermuda View near Devil's Hole, Bermuda Par-La-Ville Gardens, Bermuda. Submitted by Pat Atkin from Scotland. "Salt Kettle", Bermuda. Submitted by Pat Atkin from Scotland.…


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Greetings from Beautiful Bermuda!

"Street at St. George's Bermuda" "Paw-Paw trees, Bermuda" "Islands from Gibbs Hill, Bermuda" "Water Street, St. George's, Bermuda" "Bradleys Stone Quarry, Bermuda" "The Large Rubber Tree- Bermuda"  We'd love to see your vintage Bermuda post cards! Please send photos to…

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Forty Years, Two Boats & A Lot of Bailing

It now seems odd to many that there was a time when the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club did not take part in the most Bermudian sport of all.  But it wasn’t until 1975 when the idea came to fruition that…