Newfoundland is not only host to the oldest town and street in North America, but also,to,the oldest rock IN THE WORLD !!!!!!!
The town of Gander was picked as a secondary landing site for the shuttle missions, and as such have a kick-ass huge runway.
When Mr Marconi was testing his little piece of equipment, he found himself hosted in Newfoundland and there received the first trans-Atlantic wireless message in history.
Newfoundland also launched the first response to the distressed Titanic.
Most of the pioneering trans-Atlantic flights launched from Newfoundland.
And that is all for now, but please feel free to read up some more on this under-recognized part of the world in order to add facts to the photographs.