December 7, 2022

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Pennfield Air Station / Camp Utopia
History, Landmarks

Pennfield Air Station / Camp Utopia

Construction on the Pennfield Air Station, designed to train pilots for WWII action in Europe and the Battle of Britain, began 9th October, 1940 after a suitable site was selected on Pennfield Ridge. According to a report in "The Saint…

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Sackville Memorial Park
History, Landmarks

Sackville Memorial Park

The Sackville cenotaph is located in the centre of Sackville Memorial Park at the corner of Bridge and Weldon Streets. Originally developed in 1910 as a Town park, with the addition of the cenotaph in 1922 it was designated as the town's…

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Bryan Priestman
Biography, History, Landmarks

Bryan Priestman

In the late 1950s, when I first came to Fredericton, I was intrigued by the various street names, especially the one called PRIESTMAN, which is located on the South Side at the top of the hill and which is an…

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