Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1988-250-10 | Licence: Copyright Expired
Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1988-250-10 | Licence: Copyright Expired

The ship Prince of Wales runs aground on an iceberg during the night of July 24, 1821. Lat. 61.42 N. Long. 65.12(?) W.

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Description

Three sailing ships are shown at night. The ship at the left is veering toward its Port side as it has struck an iceberg.

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Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1988-250-10

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Location

Hudson Strait, Labrador Sea