Halifax Shipping News began in 2008 as a blog called The Armchair Captain. The idea behind it came when I would become curious about the comings and goings in the harbour, and research to find their source. I figured if I was wondering, others would be as well, and so I would blog about them. 5+ years later, here we are.
This blog is written by Peter Ziobrowski. Peter is a Senior IT System Architect, and holds a BA in the History & Theory of Architecture,as well as diplomas in Computer System Technology and Information System Security. His personal site can be found at http://www.ziobrowski.net.
Peter is available for media interviews on local Maritime issues. He also holds a large collection of photos of shipping subjects from Halifax suitable for publication. You can contact him directly via email at email@example.com.
The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.
this week I talk about weather, on the 6th anniversary of the loss of the bounty and her captain and a crew member. Once again weather was causing delays in the harbour as high winds keep ships in and out of...