The Defining Story of #Bermuda ‘s Great Gunpowder Plot 1775: The American Connection and Other Selected Highlights Including the Attack on Washington (1814)

August 14th, 1775 was a hot, humid, moonlit night. The British Governor of Bermuda was sound asleep in his bed. The Royal Gunpowder Magazine was unguarded. It made a tempting target. The American Rebels needed gunpowder. The Bermudians needed provisions. A … Continue reading The Defining Story of #Bermuda ‘s Great Gunpowder Plot 1775: The American Connection and Other Selected Highlights Including the Attack on Washington (1814)

#Bermuda Vacation 1959 – Prince Philip Visit & Queen of Bermuda, Britannia & Ocean Monarch

Transferred from 16mm – wonderful colour! Leaving Furness Traces NYC pier, Loads of folks looking at the Queen of Bermuda off. West side of Manhattan, Cunard Line pier, United States Traces pier – cruise down the Hudson, Statue of Liberty … Continue reading #Bermuda Vacation 1959 – Prince Philip Visit & Queen of Bermuda, Britannia & Ocean Monarch