A Structural and Narrative History of Queen's Battery, Signal Hill National Historic Park. Manuscript Report Number 343. First Edition.

By: CANDOW, James E.

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CANDOW, James E. A Structural and Narrative History of Queen's Battery, Signal Hill National Historic Park. Manuscript Report Number 343. [Ottawa] : Parks Canada, 1980. First Edition. Pp [i]-vi,1-113,(1). Illustrated with 26 plates and plans. Large 8vo (8½ x 11), blue printed card covers, black lettering to front & spine.

Manuscript Report Number 343.

James E. Candow (b. September, 24, 1954, Gander, Newfoundland).

Contents :
Queen's Battery, 1796-1889;
Introduction;
Construction: 1796-1812;
The Role of Queen's Battery;
Construction: 1812-27;
The Nicolls Report;
Construction: 1830-40;
The Beginning of Decline;
Construction: 1860s;
The Morgan Report;
The O'Brien Report;
Conclusion;

Queen's Battery in the Twentieth Century;
Introduction: The Growth of Tourism in Newfoundland;
The Newfoundland Tourist and Publicity Commission;
The Restoration of Queen's Battery;
Queen's Battery, Signal Hill National Historic Park.
Appendix A - Guns and Stores at Queen's Battery, 20 July 1805. With endnotes and bibliography.

Spine slightly sunned, library pouch to inside back cover, else very good, clean. 100.00

Title: A Structural and Narrative History of Queen's Battery, Signal Hill National Historic Park. Manuscript Report Number 343. First Edition.

Author Name: CANDOW, James E.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Parks Canada, Ottawa, 1980,: 1980

Seller ID: 95670

Keywords: NEWFOUNDLAND MILITARY FORTIFICATIONS HISTORY FORTS CANADIAN ST. JOHN'S CANADA PARKS,