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Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument

 
 
Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
1. Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument Marker
Inscription.

The Moncton 100 Monument honours Joseph Salter, shipbuilder, entrepreneur and first mayor of the Township of Moncton in 1855.

Local entrepreneurs, whose names are inscribed on this monument, undertook funding of the project as their gift to the city.

Designed by sculptor Claude Roussel, this work of art reflects pride in our past and faith in our future.

This monument was erected by the Moncton 100 Committee in recognition of Moncton’s 100th anniversary as a city, and to serve as a lasting legacy of the celebrations. Dedicated this 30th day of December 1990

Moncton Mayors [not trancribed]

Le monument Moncton 100 rend homage à Joseph Salter, constructeur de navires, entrepreneur et premier maire de la communauté de Moncton en 1855.

Financée par les entrepreneurs de la région, dont les noms apparaissent sur ce monument, cette oeuvre d’art est offerte comme don à la ville.

Concu par le sculpteur Claude Roussel, il represénte la fierté du passé et notre foi dans l’avenir.

Erigé par le comité Moncton 100 à l’occasion du centenaire de la ville et comme symbole permanent des célébrations, ce monument est dédié. Ce 30e jour de Décembre 1990

Maires de Moncton [non transcrit]
 
Erected 1990 by the Moncton 100 Committee and Concerned Citizens and Organizations.
 
Location.

Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
2. Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument
Marker at far left of photo
46° 5.392′ N, 64° 46.244′ W. Marker is in Moncton, New Brunswick, in Westmoreland County. Marker is on Bendview Court just south of Main Street (New Brunswick Route 106), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Bore View Park, Moncton, New Brunswick E1C 0H7, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 21 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Armenian Genocide Centennial Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); First Settlers / Premiers Colons (within shouting distance of this marker); Combat of the/du Petitcodiac (approx. 20.9 kilometers away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Moncton 100 Monument. (Submitted on August 6, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Joseph Salter. (Submitted on August 6, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. City of Moncton Official Website. (Submitted on August 6, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
3. Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument
Joseph Salter Sculpture on Moncton 100 Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
4. Joseph Salter Sculpture on Moncton 100 Monument
Waterfront Seating at Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
5. Waterfront Seating at Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument
Looking NE along the Petitcodiac (AKA Chocolate) River
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 6, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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