The HMS Raleigh (1922)

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - 19:30 - 21:00

Vancouver Maritime Museum 1905 Ogden Street
Vancouver, BC V3J 1A3
49° 16' 38.9496" N, 123° 8' 49.0704" W

HMS Raleigh, aground at Forteau Bay, Labrador

Speakers: Dr. Chris Harvey-Clarke and Roy Mulder

Title: The HMS Raleigh (1922)

Description: the HMS Raleigh, a Hawkins-class cruiser of the Royal Navy, was wrecked at Point Amour, Forteau Bay, Labrador on August 8, 1922 with a loss of 11 sailors. Chris and Roy were part of a team in the summer of 2012 to dive and document this dynamic and rarely visited wreck site