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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Town Hall - Channel-Port aux Basques

The Administration Department is responsible for the general running of the Town. All inquiries may be directed to (709) 695-2214 / 7302.

Leon MacIsaac, Town Manager
Email: lmacisaac@portauxbasques.ca
After Hours / In Case of Emergency: (709) 694-3122

Julia Ingram, Town Clerk
Email: jingram@portauxbasques.ca

Shauna Strickland, Economic Development Strategist
Email: sstrickland@portauxbasques.ca

Melissa Neil, Office Clerk I
Email: mneil@portauxbasques.ca

Nadine Osmond, Office Clerk I
Email: nosmond@portauxbasques.ca

Tracy Beaton, Office Clerk II
Email: tbeaton@portauxbasques.ca

Brian Bishop, Public Works Superintendant
Email: bbishop@portauxbasques.ca
After Hours / In Case of Emergency: (709) 694-2844

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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