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Minutes of September, 2019

Minutes of September, 2019

SOS Ottawa – Minutes of September, 2019

Minutes of September, 2019

SOS 1000 Islands –

Dear Members, You will find attached the minutes of our Extraordinary meeting held on July 30, 2019. Thank you! Nathalie Landry, Secretary

Dan Seavey: Great Lakes Pirate

https://99wfmk.com/great-lakes-pirates/ Probably the most famous Great Lakes pirate, who sailed mostly on Lake Michigan, was Dan Seavey. Seavey was born in Maine in 1865 and began working on ships when…

The America: Lake Superior Dive

https://99wfmk.com/america-lake-superior-isle-royale This shipwreck site has become an extremely popular spot for divers, with a couple of hundred of dives taking place almost every year. The ship sits on a steep…

First interior shots of Franklin’s HMS Terror released

‘A solemn space’: first interior shots of Franklin’s HMS Terror released “It looks like the ship, in many ways, was fully operational and then suddenly deserted. All the cabin doors…

Tall Ships Heading North Through Welland Canal Lock 7

The webcam at Lock 7 Museum and Tourism Information Booth captured three tall ships entering the lock from the south. The Bluenose II, the Fair Jeanne and the Pride of Baltimore II passed by…

The Lincoln Street Docks project in Welland could get even more elaborate

The Lincoln Street Docks project in Welland could get even more elaborate after a major funding boost to the city was announced by the federal government on Tuesday. Canada’s Minister…

Can I walk across ‘private beaches’ if I stay near the lake shoreline?

Welland Tribune article Read about the Public Lands Act.

Shickluna Shipyard Archaeological Tour

This weekend I was able to observe a land-based archaeological event. A research team led by Brock University archaeologist and maritime historian Dr. Kimberly Monk (and former SOS Toronto member)…