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(Petitcodiac, Acadia)

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Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Moncton, New Brunswick (Petitcodiac, Acadia)



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  • 1697 - First settlement at Moncton, New Brunswick.

    www.canadahistory.com/ timeline.asp

  • 1701 The Acadian town of Petitcodiac is founded.


  • Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    www.freeusandworldmaps.com
    Map
  • Moncton was first settled by the Acadians and then occupied by Pennsylvania Germans in 1765

    archives.gnb.ca

  • 1766 - Moncton, New Brunswick founded

    www.wikipedia.org


  • 1867 - July 8 - Le Moniteur Acadien first published; First French-language newspaper in the Maritimes. Moncton, New Brunswick

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ July_8

  • 1868 - October 10 - Collège Saint-Joseph opens its doors as the first Acadian institution of higher education. Moncton, NB

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ October_10

  • 1873
    MONCTON, a post town of New Brunswick, co. of Westmorland, beautifully situated at tie bend of the Petitcodiac river, 89 miles N.E. of St. John. It...Read MORE...


  • 1888 - Church of St. Bernard established in Moncton

    www.gcatholic.org

  • Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    Church of St. Bernard
    43 Botsford St., Moncton, NEW BRUNSWICK
    Established 1888
    Source: Google maps
    Photograph
  • Moncton was incorporated as a city in 1890.

    archives.gnb.ca

  • 1895 - Moncton
    Moncton, a post-town of New Brunswick, co. of Westmoreland, at a railway junction, 89 miles N.E. of St. John. It is at the head of navigation on the...Read MORE...


  • 1898 - Moncton
    In 1898 it was a port of entry, a railway, commercial and manufacturing centre, and headquarters for the Intercolonial Railway and the Moncton and...Read MORE...


  • Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    Main Street, Moncton, N.B.
    Postcard
  • Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    Depot, Moncton, New Brunswick
    Postcard
  • 1906
    Moncton, a city and port of entry of New Brunswick, co. of Westmoreland, 89 miles NE. of St. John, on the Intercolonial and the Moncton and Buctouche ...Read MORE...


  • Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    Bridge Over Petitcodiac River, Moncton, N.B., Canada
    Postcard
  • Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l’Assomption
    220, rue St-George, Moncton, NEW BRUNSWICK E1C
    Established 1914
    Source: Google maps
    Photograph
  • 1920 - Église de Saint-Louis-de-France established in Moncton

    www.gcatholic.org

  • Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    The Famous Bore, Moncton, N. B.
    Postcard
  • 1963 - Most of today's Acadians live in New Brunswick, P.E.I. and Nova Scotia, with some in parts of Maine and Quebec.
    While there are continuing struggles against assimilation and attempts to keep the French language alive, Acadians have increasing control over their ...Read MORE...


  • 1963 - The Université de Moncton is founded.

    new-brunswick.net/ new-brunswick/ facts.html

  • Moncton
    Moncton, NB, incorporated as a city in 1890, population 71 889 (2016c), 69 074 (2011c), 64 128 (2006c), is the largest city in New Brunswick. The...Read MORE...




Old Photos, Pictures, Advertisements and Postcards from Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada


Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

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Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

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Church of St. Bernard
43 Botsford St., Moncton, NEW BRUNSWICK
Established 1888
Source: Google maps

Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Postcard
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Main Street, Moncton, N.B.

Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Postcard
Pinterest
Depot, Moncton, New Brunswick

Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Postcard
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Bridge Over Petitcodiac River, Moncton, N.B., Canada

Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Photograph
Pinterest
Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l’Assomption
220, rue St-George, Moncton, NEW BRUNSWICK E1C
Established 1914
Source: Google maps

Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Postcard
Pinterest
The Famous Bore, Moncton, N. B.

History, News and Stories of Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

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  • 1697 - First settlement at Moncton, New Brunswick.

    www.canadahistory.com/ timeline.asp
  • 1701 The Acadian town of Petitcodiac is founded.
  • Moncton was first settled by the Acadians and then occupied by Pennsylvania Germans in 1765

    archives.gnb.ca
  • 1766 - Moncton, New Brunswick founded

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1867 - July 8 - Le Moniteur Acadien first published; First French-language newspaper in the Maritimes. Moncton, New Brunswick

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ July_8
  • 1868 - October 10 - Collège Saint-Joseph opens its doors as the first Acadian institution of higher education. Moncton, NB

    canadachannel.ca/ todayincanadianhistory/ index.php/ October_10
  • 1873
    MONCTON, a post town of New Brunswick, co. of Westmorland, beautifully situated at tie bend of the Petitcodiac river, 89 miles N.E. of St. John. It... Read MORE...

  • 1888 - Church of St. Bernard established in Moncton

    www.gcatholic.org
  • Moncton was incorporated as a city in 1890.

    archives.gnb.ca
  • 1895 - Moncton
    Moncton, a post-town of New Brunswick, co. of Westmoreland, at a railway junction, 89 miles N.E. of St. John. It is at the head of navigation on the... Read MORE...

  • 1898 - Moncton
    In 1898 it was a port of entry, a railway, commercial and manufacturing centre, and headquarters for the Intercolonial Railway and the Moncton and... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Moncton, a city and port of entry of New Brunswick, co. of Westmoreland, 89 miles NE. of St. John, on the Intercolonial and the Moncton and Buctouche ... Read MORE...

  • 1920 - Église de Saint-Louis-de-France established in Moncton

    www.gcatholic.org
  • 1963 - Most of today's Acadians live in New Brunswick, P.E.I. and Nova Scotia, with some in parts of Maine and Quebec.
    While there are continuing struggles against assimilation and attempts to keep the French language alive, Acadians have increasing control over their ... Read MORE...

  • 1963 - The Université de Moncton is founded.

    new-brunswick.net/ new-brunswick/ facts.html
  • Moncton
    Moncton, NB, incorporated as a city in 1890, population 71 889 (2016c), 69 074 (2011c), 64 128 (2006c), is the largest city in New Brunswick. The... Read MORE...

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