Ice Island off Battle Harbour
Photo: Eldrid Burden
Battle Harbour has lots of great sights to attract tourists and the Trust managing the restored fishing village would like to add one more.
The huge Petermann Ice Island has been drifting down the Labrador coast towards Battle Harbour. Yesterday a fishermen from Port Hope Simpson reported that it has now broken in two.
And the Historic Trust wants to take advantage of the mega-bergs to market itself differently. Gordon Slade is the Chair and Managing Director of the Battle Harbour Historic Trust.
He’s on the line with cindy Wall from his home in St. John’s…..