"The Sinking of the SS Princess Sophia: Could It Happen Again?"


Thursday, March 1, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm


Other Venue

Other Venue Details: 

Hutcheson Maritime Heritage Gallery, 2750 Harbour Road


Edna Cox 250-723-8362

David Leverton, Executive Director of the Maritime Museum of B.C. in Victoria, will offer a presentation

about the sinking in 1918 of the SS Princess Sophia with the loss of all aboard.  How and why did the

passenger ship come to its end?   This is one of a series of Maritime Heritage Nights hosted by the Port Alberni

Maritime Heritage Society.  Refreshments and conversation will round out the evening.

Admission is by donation; free with PAMHS membership.