Archive for the Category ‘Maritime Disasters’

Water Runs Deep, The

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Mina Swim, The

Friday, July 8th, 2016

1917 Mina Swim

Friday, July 8th, 2016

The very first person I interviewed for this project was Colin Waye who is not a songwriter himself, but who let me know about a song about the loss of…

Corinthian

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

1949 Corinthian

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

The Corinthian was a fishing trawler with a crew of 11 people. It was foggy on September 22, 1949 when a freighter, the┬áMormacfir, sliced it in half. It sank within…

Where’d They Go?

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

Andrea Gail – Embrace the Dead

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Andrea Gail – Edaline

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Andrea Gail – Cobblestones

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

1991 Andrea Gail

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

In September 1991, a 72-foot “long-liner” sailed from Gloucester, MA on its last sword fishing run of the season to Newfoundland’s Grand Banks. Its crew of 6 were all experienced…