Fredericton, New Brunswick, British North America

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  • Page 222

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    doors & windows & buildings as we passed along. This was in the edge of the burnt district. There has been some vary destructive fires in that City. I spent 2 Hours here then went to Indian town. Went on board of the Forest Queen steemer bound for Frederickton 90 miles up the St Johns River. It was quite A rainy windy Afternoon yet I walked the Herricane deck to view the Country. For the seene had now Change from A vary rough Country to A delightful plesant one. For the whole ...
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    July 18, 1849 July 19, 1849 July 20, 1849
  • Page 223

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    through A Hilly rough country to travel day & night. I did not see what way one pair of Horses was going to travel with any speed with such a train of Lumber behind them but I soon found out. For as soon as we come to the top of A Hill the Horses could not Hold the waggons And of Course they went down the Hill upon A keen run as fast as there legs Could carry them & continued to run untill they got part of the way up the next Hill. In this way we ...
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    July 21, 1849 July 22, 1849 July 23, 1849