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Dr. Moses Coady and Father Jimmy Tompkins Marker image, Touch for more information
By Barry Swackhamer, July 4, 2014
Dr. Moses Coady and Father Jimmy Tompkins Marker
Nova Scotia (Inverness County), Margaree Forks — Dr. Moses Coady and Father Jimmy TompkinsPère Moses Coady, Ph.D., et Père Jimmy Tompkins
English: Margaree is the proud birthplace of Dr. Moses Coady (1882-1959) and his double first cousin and mentor, Father Jimmy Tompkins (1870-1853), two men who devoted themselves to improving the minds and lives of the poor and uneducated. . . . — Map (db m80070) HM
Nova Scotia (Inverness County), Margaree Forks — Margaree RiverRivière Margaree
English: A Canadian Heritage River, the Margaree has carved its way through Cape Breton since ancient times, creating the beautiful landscape and diversity of wildlife that has made this island famous. Essential for fishing, hunting and . . . — Map (db m80069) HM
Nova Scotia (Inverness County), Margaree Forks — The Margaree-Lake Ainslie River SystemLe Réseau Fluvial Margaree-Lac Ainslie — The Canadian Heritage Rivers System / Le Réseau de rivières du patrimoine canadien
English: The Margaree-Lake Ainslie River System, the largest on Cape Breton Island, includes the Margaree River, the Northeast and Southwest Margaree Rivers, and Lake Ainslie. From its origins in the Cape Breton Highlands, it rushes . . . — Map (db m80068) HM

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