December 5, 2022

Partridge Island

Robert Foulis Robert Foulis by Irma Coucill - TCE image
Biography, History, Video

Robert Foulis

Robert Foulis was a Canadian inventor, civil engineer and artist noted for his invention of the steam-powered foghorn. Foulis was born May 5, 1796 in Glasgow, Scotland. In 1817 his first wife Elizabeth Leatham died in childbirth. After her death he…

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Saint John
History, Bridges, Landmarks, Museum

Saint John

Saint John is the oldest city in New Brunswick and Canada's first incorporated city. Located at the mouth of the Saint John River, on the Bay of Fundy. Saint John Harbour was first entered probably in 1524 by Gomez (A Spaniard)…

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Partridge Island
History, Landmarks, Lighthouses

Partridge Island

It’s considered one of the best-kept historical secrets in the country–Partridge Island, also known as Canada’s Emerald Isle. But unless you’ve got special permission from the Canadian Coast Guard, about the only way you’ll get a good look at this…

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