December 1, 2020

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Mactaquac Hydro Electric Dam
Drone, History, Landmarks, Video

Mactaquac Hydro Electric Dam

The Mactaquac Hydro Electric Dam is an embankment dam used to generate hydroelectricity in Mactaquac. It dams the waters of the Saint John River and is operated by NB Power with a capacity to generate 653 megawatts of electricity from 6 turbines; this represents…

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John Campbell Allen
Biography, History

John Campbell Allen

Sir John Campbell Allen (October 1, 1817 – September 27, 1898) was from 1865–1896 a justice of the colonial and then provincial Supreme Court of New Brunswick, serving as Chief Justice of…

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Richard Hanson
Biography, History

Richard Hanson

Richard Burpee Hanson, PC (March 20, 1879 – July 14, 1948) was a Canadian politician who served as interim leader of the Conservative Party from May 14, 1940 until November 11, 1941. Born in Bocabec, Charlotte County, the son…

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James Steadman
History, Landmarks

James Steadman

James Steadman (March 27, 1818 – May 16, 1913) was a lawyer, judge and political figure in New Brunswick. He represented Westmorland in the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick from 1854 to 1856 and from…

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