Near Channel-Port aux Basques in Division No. 3 (South Coast), Newfoundland and Labrador — The Atlantic Provinces
Port aux Basques - North Sydney
1898 - 100 - 1998
SS. Bruce first sailed from this port to North Sydney on 30 June 1898.
Le vapeur Bruce a quitte ce port à destination de North Sydney, pour la première fois le 30 juin 1898.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 47° 34.866′ N, 59° 8.37′ W. Marker is near Channel-Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador, in Division No. 3 (South Coast). Marker is on Trans Canada Highway (Newfoundland and Labrador Route 1), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Channel-Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador A0M, Canada. Touch for directions.
More about this marker. This marker is located at the ferry terminal at Channel-Port aux Basques.
Also see . . . The SS Bruce made its historical first journey from Newfoundland to Canada in 1898 - Cape Breton Pos. An often turbulent body of water, 60 miles wide (Submitted on December 16, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 16, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 477 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 16, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.