On This Day – 26 April 1906

The London Times - Strange occurrences were reported today near the island of Iceland. A new island may be rising from the sea to the southeast of Iceland. Reports from Reykjavik suggest that fishermen have been complaining of odd currents and failures in electrical devices or navigational … [Read more...]

On This Day – 17 April 1906

Icelandic Weekly Ísafold Reports Strange Events at Sea Several fishermen from the village of Sveitarfelagio report odd events at sea. The captains of a number of small fishing vessels report odd currents and smells in their usual fishing grounds southeast of the island.  One larger vessel, the … [Read more...]