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The Halifax Explosion was a maritime disaster in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, on the morning of 6 December 1917. SS Mont-Blanc, a French cargo ship laden . ...


"Halifax Wrecked: The Halifax Explosion" exhibition at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in Halifax, Nova Scotia - The Titanic's not the only disaster to be covered here.


The wreck of the SS Mont-Blanc which collided with the Norwegian ship, SS Imo. The resultant explosion killed approximately 2000 people and injured 4 times more.


The Halifax Explosion occurred on December 6, 1917, when much of the city of Halifax in Nova Scotia, Canada, was devastated by the detonation of the SS Mont-Blanc, a French cargo ship that was fully laden with wartime explosives.