The fishing boat Ameco sank off Topanga Beach, killing 16

1930-05-31 Scenes of Horror Attend Capsizing - LA Times (2) ps 1c w.jpg

Title

The fishing boat Ameco sank off Topanga Beach, killing 16

Description

The fishing boat "Ameco" capsized off Topanga Beach, and 16 people drowned on Memorial Day, May 30, 1930. This remains the worst boating accident in the Santa Monica Bay.

Date

1930

Source

Digital only

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Publisher

Los Angeles Times, 1930-05-31
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“The fishing boat Ameco sank off Topanga Beach, killing 16,” Topanga Historical Society Digital Archive, accessed April 15, 2024, https://topangahistoricalsociety.org/archive/document/1747.