Uncategorized

The Fight Over Deadman’s Island

Screen Shot 2013-08-12 at 9.20.38 PMA portion of the overly optimistic report from the Quebec Saturday Budget newspaper March 4, 1899.
The City, Park Board and federal government would continue fighting over who controlled the island until the 1930s when it was handed to the navy as HCMS Discovery. Probably better than the proposed sawmill.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s