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St John’s Most Famous Wooden Boat

St. John’s Most Famous Wooden Boat Deep in the forbidding interior of Burma, a young British army officer went shopping for teak. The year was 1938 and the soldier was Walter Leslie  Runciman. The massive tree trunks were dragged by … Continue reading

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Theovald Eric Moorehead

Theovald Eric Moorehead 1916 -1995  Theovald Eric Moorehead was one of St. John’s most notable citizens. He was born the year before Transfer, on November 1, 1916.  His father, Edward A. Moorehead was St. John’s sole police officer. His mother, … Continue reading

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