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Saint Johnís First Wind Grist Mill

 
 
Saint Johnís First Wind Grist Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 11, 2014
1. Saint Johnís First Wind Grist Mill Marker
Inscription.
...built on this corner 1795, became cityís first poorhouse, also temporary military barracks, destroyed by fire 1819
 
Erected by New Brunswick Historical Society.
 
Location. 45° 16.376′ N, 66° 3.486′ W. Marker is in Saint John, New Brunswick, in Saint John County. Marker is on Kings Square South, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18 Kings Square South, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 5B8, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Imperial Theatre (within shouting distance of this marker); Kingís Square (within shouting distance of this marker); King Edward VII Memorial Bandstand (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); No. 2 Mechanicsí Volunteer Company Engine House (about 90 meters away); Saint Johnís Original Burial Ground (about 90 meters away); Founding of New Brunswick (about 90 meters away); Saint John City Market (about 150 meters away); The Great Fire of 1877/Líincendie de 1877 (about 180 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Saint John.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Saint Johnís First Wind Grist Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 11, 2014
2. Saint Johnís First Wind Grist Mill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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