Wreck of the Portland

Posted Sept. 01, 2013, at 11:42 a.m.
Last modified Sept. 28, 2013, at 1:52 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Location: Penobscot Marine Museum, 11 Church Street, Searsport, ME

For more information: 207-548-2529;

Thursday Night Lecture Series

Filmmaker David Conover will show and discuss his hour-long film documentary Wreck of the Portland. Known as the “Titanic of New England,” the loss of the passenger ship SS Portland in 1898 is one of the greatest maritime disasters to occur off the Northeast coast of the United States. At PMM’s Stephen Phillips Memorial Library, 11 Church Street, Searsport. Tickets in advance $8 members, $10 non-members, or at the door $12 members, $15 non-members. Buy tickets over the phone at 207-548-2529.