Our 2 Astrolabes, dated from the early 1600's were discovered near Channel-Port aux Basques. They are both in mint condition and in working order. A very rare and valuable find for Newfoundland and all of Canada.

Bruce II Sports Centre
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About our 2 Astrolabes
Explore our connection with age-old astronomical instruments used by navigators. Two astrolabes are featured in Channel-Port aux Basques, dating from the 1600's.

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Town of Channel-Port aux Basques
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The Bruce II Sports Centre boasts a 6 lane bowling alley with an electronic scorekeeping system. Various bowling leagues operate from the bowling alley throughout the week. The bowling season typically runs during the winter months, but is available for rentals during the summer. The Youth Bowling Canada (YBC) organization offers bowling to youth in the region and has been successful in the development of local bowlers that have represented Newfoundland and Labrador at national competitions.

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Contact Information
Main Line: (709) 695-3592
Bowling Alley: (709) 695-2642
Fax: (709) 695-7683
Email: bruce2arena@nf.aibn.com

Canada's Ferry Gateway
to Newfoundland
The gulf crossing between North Sydney and Channel-Port aux Basques is always a memorable lifetime experience. The ferries are among the largest ice breaking ferries in the world. They look like cruise ships and they can each take 1200 passengers and 350 cars. Book early to ensure availability.


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