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March 26,1921 - The schooner Bluenose was launched at Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

William James Roue

April 27, 1879 – January 14, 1970 - Was a naval architect famous for his design of the Bluenose fishing schooner, which sailed to victory in the Halifax Herald International Fisherman's competition in 1921, 1922, 1923, 1931 and 1938, and held the record for the largest catch of fish ever brought into Lunenburg.


Bluenose Launched

March 26,1921