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On The Rocks: Shipwreck Database

The web's richest source of information about Nova Scotia shipwrecks is available through the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic's online shipwreck database: On the Rocks.

5000 shipwreck records from the Nova Scotia Museum's Marine History Database along with 250 rare and powerful images await you. Discover castaway stories, mystery wrecks, important archaeological wrecks or search for wrecks connected to your community.

An even more exciting version with an interactive quiz and maps which zoom into the Nova Scotia coastline is available for visitors in a kiosk in the Shipwreck Exhibit at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in downtown Halifax.