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Miss Supertest III

Miss Supertest III

The next Prince Edward Historical Society event will be a presentation by Diane Stuart (Denys-Wenn) on the history of Miss Supertest III.

Diane Stuart has been a Curator for the County since 1994, most recently for Macaulay Heritage Park and the Mariners’ Museum in South Bay. She is an enthusiastic supporter of boats and boating, particularly speedboats!

Diane will be providing an overview of the history of Miss Supertest III with particular emphasis on the Harmsworth Trophy race in Prince Edward County in 1961.

This event will be held on Thursday May 26, 7:30 at the Picton Town Hall.

In August, the Miss Supertest Celebration Committee will be holding a weekend of events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the last record-breaking race of the Miss Supertest speedboats.


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