A BRIEF HISTORICAL TIMELINE OF CHESTERFIELD INLET
As Portrayed On Our Town Historical Mural
|1600 - 1800's|
The search for a Northwest Passage brings explorers to Hudson Bay and the Inlet as early as 1612.
1850 - 1910
The Danish Members of the Fifth Thule Expedition (Knud Rasmussen, Kaj Birket-Smith, Helge Bangsted, Jacob Olsen, Therkel Mathiassen, Peder Pedersen and Peter Freuchen); the Knud Rasmussen - Fifth Thule Expedition members visits Chesterfield Inlet, Saturday 23rd of April and until 3rd of May.