Map of Sable Island

For many sailors, this sandy island hidden by waves, storms and fog meant death and destruction. Since 1583 there have been over 350 recorded shipwrecks on Sable Island. The map shows locations of known wrecks. For a larger file please see http://museum.gov.ns.ca/mnh/nature/sableisland/english_en/history_hi/graveyard_gr/Shipwreck_Map.htm .

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Sable Island Preservation Trust

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