"Peggy' Cove" Peggy's Cove by Simonneeddy

Peggy's Cove Travel Guide: 68 reviews and 285 photos

Atlantic Ocean where plane crashed

In the ocean on the horizon a few miles from here a passenger plane crashed in the night killing all 226 PEOPLE aboard. ( SWISS AIR flight 111 ) SEPT.2, 1998 (smoke and fire in the cockpit wiring in ceiling behind co-pilot)

This was our second visit to this beautiful site.

Eddy and lighthouse

Famous lighthouse is now a post office as tourists come here to see the monument for those who died i n the plane crash and send post cards which have a special stamp on them for PEGGY'S COVE.

THE VILLAGE

A beautiful place.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Wonderful scenery and light house and monuments
  • Cons:lots of tourists in season
  • In a nutshell:REALLY worth a visit
  • Last visit to Peggy's Cove: Aug 2004
  • Intro Updated Feb 1, 2008
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