Nova Scotia Archives

Where the Land Meets the Sea: Shipwrecks of Nova Scotia

Cape Bonnie


The Cape Bonnie lying on a reef off Woody Island, Lower Prospect, Halifax County. This was a steel trawler belonging to National Sea Products Limited of Halifax; wrecked on 21 February 1967, eighteen men were lost. The removal of the Sambro Lightship was blamed for the trawler going aground.

Date: 1967

Photographer: Royal Canadian Navy

Reference no.: Photo Nova Scotia Archives  Ships: Cape Bonnie #7