Shipwrecks of Newfoundland and Labrador. Vol. 4

By: GALGAY, Frank and Michael McCARTHY McCARTHY, Michael

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GALGAY, Frank and Michael McCARTHY. Shipwrecks of Newfoundland and Labrador. Volume IV. St.John's : Creative Publishers, 1997. Pp 180, including frontis. Illustrated with one map, photos and drawings to text. 8vo, illustratedcard covers. Chapters : 1. Navigational Hazards and Early Shipwrecks on th e Coast of Newfoundland and Labrador (1498-1795); 2. Four Early Shipwrecks at St. Shott's: H.M.S. Comus, October 24, 1816; H.M.S. Harpooner, November 10, 1816; H.M.S. Drake, June 20, 1822 and the brig Spence, July 16, 1822; 3. A Terrible Marine Disaster: The Wreck of the Lady Sherbrook, Mouse Island, Port aux Basques, July 19, 1831; 4. Damm the Queen! (of Spain): The Wreckof the Barque La Plata, Trepassey, December 22, 1857; 5. A Clam Cove Disas ter: The Wreck of the S.S. Anglo Saxon, April 27, 1863; 6. A Lawn Point Tragedy: The Wreck of the Schooner Ontario, October 26, 1881; 7. A Petty Harbour Tragedy: The Wreck of the Schooner, Lizette, February 6, 1882; 8. A Heroic Rescue at Bonavista; The Wreck of the Schooner Christable, June 8, 1885;9. A Plea for a Lighthouse: The Wreck of the Schooner Latana, December 31, 1890; 10. A Sole Survivor: The Wreck of the Swedish Barque, Helga, Renews Island, May 1, 1891; 11. A Baccalieu Island Tragedy: The Wreck of the Pubnico Belle, July 8, 1891; 12. Back from the Dead: The Wreck of the Schooner Begonia, December 15, 1904; 13. The Wreck of the S.S. Leopard: Captain Bob Bartlett's Second Shipwreck on the Southern Shore, March 2, 1907; 14. In Peril from the Sea: The Wreck of the Schooner C.B. Widden, October 28, 1909; 15. A Tragic Tale of the Sa: The Wreck of the S.S. Florizel, Horn Head, Cappahayden, February 24, 1918.; 16. Only one Escaped to Tell the Tale: The Wreck of the Schooner Ella R. Rudolph, Wrecked Northern Head of Catalina, December 6, 1926; 17. Another Sealing Tragedy: The Wreck of the S.S. Seal, April 10, 1926; 18. A Tragic Collision: The Sinking of the Schooner Ethel Collett, June 10, 1934; 19. "Must Have Help Within 48 Hours": The Wreck of the S.S. Langleecrag, Great Sacred Island, November 15, 1947; 20. Two Unsolved Mysteries of the Sea: The Loss of the Blue Wave, February 9, 1959, and the Loss of the Blue Mist II, February 18, 1966. With bibliography and index. Vg. 15.00

Title: Shipwrecks of Newfoundland and Labrador. Vol. 4

Author Name: GALGAY, Frank and Michael McCARTHY McCARTHY, Michael

Categories: 62,

Publisher: Creative , 1997, ISBN:18958785X:

Seller ID: 65497

Keywords: NEWFOUNDLAND SHIPWRECKS LABRADOR NAUTICAL HISTORY FERRYLAND ,