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Travel Trunk
Mildred Rodway's travel trunk on display at museum.
This travel trunk and the clothes belonged to 22 year old Mildred. Just married, Mildred (Coombs) and Moses Rodway were travelling by train in February 1917 to Port aux Basques to catch the ferry to Nova Scotia where they intended to spend their honeymoon. Four miles east of Glenwood their train had an accident in which the couple perished. Railway Coastal Museum. 2004.0072.

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