October 2, 2022

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St. Paul’s United Church
Churches, Landmarks

St. Paul’s United Church

In 1882, the Golden Jubilee of the congregation of St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church in Fredericton, the growing congregation was becoming too large for the 600-seat capacity Old Kirk, and steps had to be taken to remedy the situation. The earlier…

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J. Stewart Neill House – 10AD
History, Landmarks

J. Stewart Neill House – 10AD

James Stewart Neill opened radio station 10AD on January 12, 1923. The station operated from the Neill home at 212 Waterloo Row in Fredericton. 10AD's power was 10 watts. The frequency was 250 meters.    J. Stewart Neill was running…

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Mary Grannan
Biography, History, Show Business

Mary Grannan

This little cottage, located at 325 Brunswick Street in Fredericton, was the home of Mary Grannan (1900–1975), the celebrated children’s author and national radio personality who wrote the children’s favourites "Just Mary Stories" and "Maggie Muggins".  Born in Fredericton on…

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James S. Neill House
Landmarks, History

James S. Neill House

Reportedly built as the oldest of three homes in a row for the daughters of businessman James S. Neill who lived across the street, this heavily embellished home, located at 278/280 Church Street in Fredericton, was built sometime between 1882…

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