The History of Long and Brier Islands

Shipbuilding

May 22, 2021

Fred Brooks

Fred was one of the last shipbuilders left in Freeport. He also had a forge across in front of his house. I have wrote...
Sep 21, 2021

Fishing Bounties 1882-1967

 Late in the 1820s the government of Nova Scotia tried to get people involved in fishing by offering bounties...