Bob Gordon

Book review: Murder Aboard

In July 1896 the barquentine Herbert Fuller a  sailed into Halifax. It had left Boston 18 days earlier, its deck piled high with 700,000 linear feet of lumber b...
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Halifax’s last war tragedy

Nautical lore has long held that it is ill-omened to begin a voyage on a Friday. Perhaps workers sealed HMCS Esquimalt’s fate when they laid down its keel at a ...

Bob Gordon

Bob Gordon has contributed historical articles to Halifax Magazine for a decade. He recently published "Life after COVID-19: Lessons from Past Pandemics" (Mortons Media Group Ltd. UK).

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