December 7, 2022

Spring

York Sunbury Museum The Fredericton Region Museum (formerly the York Sunbury Museum) was founded in 1934 by the York Sunbury Historical Society. The Society was formed in 1932 and now has members from all over North America, however, most are from central New Brunswick. In 1959, the Museum found permanent headquarters in the Officers' Quarters (571 Queen Street) in the heart of downtown Fredericton.
History, Landmarks, Museum

York Sunbury Museum

Set back behind a wrought iron and stone fence, Officers Square, Fredericton’s Military Compound originally consisted of the two-block area bounded by Queen, York, and Regent Streets and the St. John River. Scarlet tunic-clad British troops were a common site…

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Burton Bridge at Sunset Burton Bridge at sunset
Bridges, Landmarks, Sunset

Burton Bridge at Sunset

The Burton Bridge is a steel through arch crossing the Saint John River between Maugerville and Burton. The bridge connects routes 102 and 105(formerly the Trans-Canada Highway), but has no numerical designation of its own.   Construction began in 1969 and the bridge opened in 1973, replacing a cable ferry service in the area; and…

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