Lecture

Grey Seas Under Revisited: The Heroic Tug Foundation Franklin

When: Tue., Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m. 2009

The most famous tug ever to operate from Nova Scotia was the salvage tug Foundation Franklin. Her many daring rescues in the 1930s and 40s inspired a best-selling book by Farley Mowat. Join museum curator Dan Conlin and students from Saint Mary's University for an illustrated talk about this legendary tug and new research that reconsiders her amazing exploits.

Price: free

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