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Falls of Clyde – November 2017 Update

Falls of Clyde – November 2017 Update

As previously reported, David O’Neill has been in talks with Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) regarding the possibility of transporting Falls of...

Falls of Clyde – October 2017 Update

Falls of Clyde – October 2017 Update

Although October has come and gone, there is still hope that a heavy-lift ship will be available to take the...

100 Years Ago – Captain William Matson

100 Years Ago – Captain William Matson

One of the major news stories featured on the front page of the 11 October 1917 edition of the Honolulu...

Falls of Clyde – September 2017 Update

Falls of Clyde – September 2017 Update

September turned out to be a quiet month. Unfortunately, the announcements made by the Friends of Falls of Clyde regarding...

100 Years Ago – Bringing Coal to Hawai‘i

100 Years Ago – Bringing Coal to Hawai‘i

On account of the shortage of coal in Honolulu, the Rolph Navigation and Coal company [sic] will send the barge...

Regatta Day

Regatta Day

In June 1896, the Hawai‘i Legislature addressed the issue of the observation of a new holiday. At the time, six...

Falls of Clyde – August 2017 Update

Falls of Clyde – August 2017 Update

David O’Neill continues the difficult work of securing international support and funding to transport Falls of Clyde back to Scotland....

Camouflaged Aloha Tower

Camouflaged Aloha Tower

After the attack on Pearl Harbor and the subsequent entry of the United States into World War II, buildings around...

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