Notre Dame Bay - Fogo District
The "Mollie"The Mollie was lost on Dec 19, 1944, at Grate's Cove, while enroute from St. John's to Carmanville. All the crew perished! Crew as follows: Ross Chaulk, captain, age 26, single, Carmanville, James Ellsworth, mate, age 25, single, Carmanville, (this was a son of Edward Ellsworth, shipwrecked on the Erema H. in 1929.) John F. Goodyear, age 61, married, Carmanville, and his two sons Reginald Goodyear, age 32, single, Carmanville, Charlie Goodyear, age 26, single, Carmanville, Otto Hicks, (Passenger), widower, with one child, of Musgrave Harbour.
The following are the men of Grate's Cove who recovered the bodies of the men lost on the Mollie:
Crew # 1) Jeremiah Broderick, Peter Broderick, Isaac Broderick, John T.
From "The Three Seas" by: Roland W. Abbott
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