Nova Scotia Archives

Where the Land Meets the Sea: Shipwrecks of Nova Scotia

"Scene of the Atlantic disaster, Meagher's Island, showing wreck, divers recovering bodies and cargo"


"Wreck of the White Star liner Atlantic on Mars Rock near Prospect, 23 November 1873, 547 lives were lost."

Date: 1873

Reference no.: Notman Studio Nova Scotia Archives  accession no. 1983-310 #90070 / negative no.: N-3856, N-9985