December 3, 2022

Moncton

Irish Families Memorial
History

Irish Families Memorial

Irish immigration is often presented as a tragic epic in which victims of famine were forced to flee their homeland. The truth is otherwise. It is a tale of how hope and hard work gave Canada its stalwart Irish population.…

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Robb Wells
Biography, Show Business, Video

Robb Wells

Robb Wells was born in Moncton in 1971. His Dad worked as a civilian officer in charge of the RCMP Forensic Crime Lab. Robb moved to Dartmouth when he was eight years old and went to school with Mike Clattenberg…

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Moncton
History

Moncton

Moncton incorporated as a city in 1890 and is the largest city in New Brunswick. The City of Moncton is situated in eastern New Brunswick on a bend of the Petitcodiac River. The Greater Moncton region includes the rapidly growing…

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Irish Families Memorial – Moncton
Landmarks, History

Irish Families Memorial – Moncton

The Irish Families Monument is located in the south end of Riverfront Park, between the Petitcodiac River and the Riverfront Promenade in Moncton.  The memorial was erected in July 2000 to pay homage to the Irish families who settled in…

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