Go Back Report # 845
08-14-1970

08-14-1970

Note: Photo of actual document follows the recreated document which was done for clarity.-CF-           

                                                                                (Date Stamp with Initials) Aug 19  11:32 PM ‘70

                                                                                                                (Handwritten and circled)  74

                                                                                                                (Handwritten)  No action   

RCMP HFX           

42-43 PRIORITY/DEFERRED SMF AUG19 UNCLAS 

REV MW BURKE-GAFFNEY ST MARYS UNIVERSITY

INFO CANFORCEHED   ATT D/OPS              

SD3309 FOLLOWING INFO RECD FROM OUR CLARENVILLE DET AT 11:02 PM             

THIS DATE WUOTE (sic) RE FILE BALL SIGHTING  ( A )  DATE AND TIME 14     

AUG 70 8:45 PM  ( 3 )  SKY CLEAR AND STAR LIT BUT DARKNESS HAD COME               

( C )  SEEN BY RESIDENTS OF LITTLE HEARTS EASE AND ST JONES WITHIN               

TRINITY BAY NFLD  ( D )  ONE FIRE BALL ONLY  ( F )  OBJECT CLOSE TO EARTH         

WHEN FIRST SEEN AND THE LIGHT FROM SAME LIT UP HILLS SURR-            

OUNDING THE COMMUNITIES OF LITTLE HEART EASE  ( F )  FIRE BALL          

BLOOD RED WITH TRAIL OF LIGHTER COLOUR  ( G )  DESCRIBED AS BEING               

ABOUT EIGHT TO TEN FT LONG WITH TAIL EXTENDING BEYOND BY SEVERAL             

FEET OBJECT AOUT (sic) FOUR FEET WIDE  ( H )  DESCRIBED AS BEING IN SIGHT    

FOR ABOUT FIVE MIN  ( I )  GAVE OFF A RUSHING NOISE AND SOUND OF BURNI1            

AS IT PASSED OVER LITTLE HEARTS EASE  ( J )  PASSED DIRECTLY OVER   

SETTLEMENT OF LITTLE HEARTS EASE AT A HEIGHT OF APPROX QUARTER

MILE WAS TRAVELING IN NE DIRECTION  ( K )  AFTER IT PASSED OVER         

SETTLEMENT OF LITTLE HEARTS EASE IT CRASHED INTO THE WATER NEAR             

THE MOUTH OF THE HARBOUR OF LITTLE HEARTS EASE IT WAS ESCRIBED (sic)      

AS HAVING A WOBBLING MOTION JUST PRIOR TO CRASH UNQUOTE             

       ST JOQN       

VKYCMP             St Johns       S/DIV    RCMP (Handwritten)       

* TEXT OFF PAGE               

    

This reference: Found in box #1 of the Burke-Gaffney Collection held at Saint Mary’s University Archive, Halifax, N.S. It is an old Royal Canadian Mounted Police preliminary report sent via Telex.

My Thanks to researcher Chris Styles for finding and forwarding it to me. -CF-          

UFOCAT PRN – NONE           

North America – Canada, Newfoundland

Clarenville                    Latitude 48-10-00 N, Longitude 53-58-00 W (D-M-S)

Little Hearts Ease        Latitude 48-01-00 N, Longitude 53-42-00 W

St Jones Within            Latitude 48-03-00 N, Longitude 53-45-00 W

Trinity Bay                    Latitude 48-00-00 N, Longitude 53-30-00 W [Bay]

Reference: http://geonames.nrcan.gc.ca/index_e.php           

 



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