This is a neighbourhood in St. John’s, Newfoundland called ‘The Battery’. It’s a community of solid, salt of the earth folk who’ve built their homes right into the cliff face. More than one window that I peered into had a boulder in the livingroom.
Canadian Forces Boeing Vertol Labrador helicopter from CFB Gander, 103 Search and Rescue Sqn. landing on a sea stack off the tip of Bell Island in Captain Randy Price (check pilot) and Captain David Barkes at the controls. The rock sea stack
With a long maritime history, the largest offshore island of Newfoundland and Labrador is a gentle world of bright-colored clapboard houses, sea-cliff footpaths, lush forest, and warm hospitality set against a striking coastline.