January 30, 2023


Moore House

Moore House

Hugh Moore, schoolmaster, leased the corner lot at 199 St. John street in 1843 in order to build this attractive and compact house. He had been a tutor in Ireland and in Fredericton he became principal of the Madras School, supported in the 19th century by donations of money and land. The Madras School was a private school and was located at 672 King street in Fredericton.


By the mid-1930s, the 2 story school building had been converted to an upper and lower flat (apartments). It was later demolished to make way for a government building. 


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