Shipwrecks/2005 was held Saturday April 2, 2005. We had over 470 people in attendance. For 2005 we had 128 door prizes (including regulators & dive charters) are now listed on the web site along with the contributors and winners names.
The Fort Erie Underwater Recovery Unit once again held a 50/50 draw with proceeds going to the Lake Erie (Eastern Basin) Mooring Project. A total of $600.00 was raised for the project and three prizes of $300.00 / $180.00 / $120.00 given out. Our thanks to the FEURU for their contribution and effort.
For our eleventh annual Shipwrecks Symposium, the Niagara Divers’ Association was very pleased to present:
A selection of seven full length multi-media presentations by internationally renowned speakers.
We were again pleased to introduce several new local topics and presenters with a number of 5 minute “shorts” between our primary presentations.
|Master of Ceremonies||David Gilchrist|
|Empress Of Ireland - Past, Present and Future||Tyler Bradford|
|Adventures of a Sea Hunter-In Search of Famous Shipwrecks||James P. Delgado, FRGS|
|HMS Repulse Expedition 2004||Dan MacKay|
|Two Ships........ Frozen In Time||David Trotter|
|Morrell Encounter: The True Story of Discovery and Adventure||David Trotter|
|Shipwrecks of Lake Erie-Infamy and Mystery||Georgann and Mike Wachter|