Archive for the Category ‘Maritime Disasters’

Florizel – Brazil

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

You can hear this song here.

1930 Mary M Beldin

Friday, March 16th, 2018

The schooner named Mary M Beldin ran aground on the rocks in Church Cove along the Southern Shore of Newfoundland on Saturday, November 29th, 1930. Four fishermen, brothers George and…

Church Cove Tragedy

Friday, March 16th, 2018

The video begins with the story of the Mary M Beldin; the song begins at 3:32.

Day After Valentine’s Day, The

Friday, March 9th, 2018

Ocean Ranger, The – Corcoran

Friday, March 9th, 2018

2012 Burton Winters

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

On the evening of Sunday, Jan 29, 14-year old Burton Winters was reported missing from his home in Makkovik in northern Labrador. He had been last seen leaving his grandmother’s…

A Child Gone Missing on the Ice

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

Halifax Explosion, The – Creighton

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Two Fishermen Missing

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

 

1984 Andrea Denise

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

From the GEST Songs of NL site: Crew members Randy Bursey of Caplin Cove and Roland Driscoll of Old Perlican were lost in the shipwreck of the Andrea Denise in September 1984….