Anecdotes of Queens County, Nova Scotia. Volume 3.

By: WIGGLESWORTH, Armand F. RADDALL, Thomas)

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WIGGLESWORTH, Armand F. Anecdotes of Queens County, Nova Scotia. Volume III. (Liverpool, N.S. ): A. J. Wigglesworth and "Memory Lane", (1996). Pp. 310. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers.

Colonel Armand Frederick Wigglesworth, C.M., B.E.M., C.D. (b. August 17, 1918, Liverpool, Queens County - d. July 20, 2008, Liverpool, Queens County) veteran of the R.CA.F and local historian.

An extensive collection of anecdotes relating to life in Queens County, on the south shore of Nova Scotia.

Large portions dedicated to nautical material.

Volume III:

1. Memories of One Life in Queens County and Beyond;

2. Milton Old Homes (includes
Charles Harlow house,
Abner Harlow house,
John Henry Harlow house,
Kempton house,
Freeman Tupper house, 182 Tupper Street,
348 West Milton Street,
186 Tupper Street,
Benjamin Kempton house,
Jacob Curtis Kempton House,
Leslie House,
among others);

3. Education: The Early Years;

4. Queens County and the Nova Scotia Legislature;

5. The Proprietors of Liverpool;

6. Early Settlers (including
The McNutt Family of Liverpool,
Seth Harding, Fort Point Park,
Barry Family of Liverpool,
account of an 1868 sea voyage in a letter to Herbert Harlow,
Judge Francis Gordon Forbes and
Sarah Forbes Nurse,
Charles Warman,
William Ford,
Francis Freeman Tupper, among others) ;

7. Francis Freeman Tupper: The Man;

8. Pot Pourri (with information on
the Jarvis Family,
early black settlers,
Henry Harpper's family,
Liverpool newspapers,
the Liverpool Model Airplane Club,
Jane Snailham,
Liverpool's mystery yacht,
Pour Mouton,
West Berlin,
Eagle Head,
Coffin's Island,
Neal's Ledges,
Sandy Cove,
Shipyard Point,
Wobamkek Beach,
Colonel F.S.L. Ford,
the Milton Aerated Water Works,
Captain Alexander Godfrey and the Liverpool Rovery,
as well as privateering,
and a piece on Simeon Perkins, among others).

Faint spine creasing, else very good. 30.00

Title: Anecdotes of Queens County, Nova Scotia. Volume 3.

Author Name: WIGGLESWORTH, Armand F. RADDALL, Thomas)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: A. J. Wigglesworth and "Memory Lane", Liverpool, NS, 1996, ISBN:0969748523: 1996

Seller ID: 75702

Keywords: NAUTICAL NOVA SCOTIA QUEENS COUNTY MERCANTILE SHIPPING CANADIAN LOCAL HISTORY CANADA,