September 13, 2016
Fall History Evening
September 13, 2016, 7PM
Mahone Bay Centre Conference Room, Mahone Bay, NS
ASHORE AT LAST: Diving Stories and Tales of Discovery,
Presented by Bob Chaulk and Tony Sampson
Tells how the residents of Lower Prospect, Upper Prospect and Terrence Bay had their lives transformed when the SS Atlantic, with almost a thousand people aboard, crashed onto the rocks within rowing distance of their homes. They spent thirty-six gruelling hours saving four hundred and thirty people from certain death.
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