Author: David McKellar

The Legacy: Publications and Ongoing Studies

A Yorkshire 2000 Legacy Committee, under the direction of the board of the Tantramar Heritage Trust, worked on a series of projects as a legacy to the Yorkshire 2000 gathering. One of these was the publication of Yorkshire Immigrants to Atlantic Canada, papers from the Yorkshire 2000 Conference, edited by Paul Bogaard. This book is still… Continue reading…

The White Fence, issue #105

May 2023 White Fence #105 PDF Editorial Dear Friends, The Tantramar Heritage Trust has embarked on an exciting new phase of heritage conservation: we’re physically growing! We have added a new building to the Campbell Carriage Factory Museum – a Carriage Shed which will allow us to better conserve and display creations made many years… Continue reading…

The White Fence, issue #104

March 2023   White Fence #104 PDF Editorial Dear Friends Come walk an historic path with me. Janet Crawford and Al Smith explore the creation and installation of stone carver Scott Harris’s Yorkshire monument in Sackville. The immigration of Yorkshire settlers to New Brunswick and Nova Scotia in the late eighteenth century was a significant… Continue reading…

The White Fence, Issue #103

January 2023   White Fence #103 PDF Editorial Dear Friends It is with great pleasure I tell you that the stories keep coming! What a great way to start our New Year and a new season of newsletters. This issue is primarily about people, past and present. On this topic, Colin MacKinnon informs us of… Continue reading…