Memories : tales from the Restigouche River by Roderick G. Myles

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Published by R. Myles] in [North Bay .

Written in English

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  • Frontier and pioneer life -- New Brunswick,
  • Restigouche River

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Other titlesTales from the Restigouche River
StatementRoderick G. Myles ; illus. by the author.
LC ClassificationsF5323R4 M9
The Physical Object
Pagination161 p. :
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18894116M

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An article entitled ‘Rich man’s River’ by Ian Sclanders published in the Apissue of Maclean’s Magazine about salmon fishing and the ‘Million Dollar Pool’ on the Restigouche River, places Phineas on the Restigouche River in the mid The story tells how Phineas.

The Restigouche Riparian Association has constantly campaigned to curtail commercial fishing at the mouth of the river.

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Michael's Basilica, where he laid in state on Thursday. Restigouche River [edit | edit source] Donald Whyte’s A Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants, Volume I, on the first page, informs us that Robert Adams, and his brother John Adams, came from Aberdeen to Mission Point, Restigouche County, New Brunswick, aboutand married sisters, daughters of Colonel Thomas Busteed, from Cork.

Robert. Originating in the mountains of western New Brunswick, the Restigouche (also spelled Ristigouche) River flows in a north-easterly direction to the Bay of Chaleur, dividing the provinces of Quebec and New Brunswick in its final 40 miles.

Bright salmon begin entering the river in mid-May. There are no five fingers on the Miramichi River and it would be a great coincidence indeed if the other tall tales about disobedience to the father or the long war had happened there too.

The source says good river for canoeing for both, and the 'little' tag makes sense as, in relation to the Restigouche, the Miramichi is the smaller river. The ambiance of the Restigouche River is almost mystical. And then there are the challenging fish, plus the wonderful service and enthusiasm of Kathy and her staff.

Deering was an excellent guide and we managed four salmon during the week, including one twenty-five pound male on the last day of the season on the Gaspe.

The Mi’gmaq are the first inhabitants of the region. They left us an important cultural and traditional heritage and for this reason, the Restigouche River Experience Centre invites you to discover these treasures during the first weekend of August.

In the program: tales and legends, traditional and ceremonial music, make your own moccasins workshop and [ ]. 18 Restigouche We know these places as we know the timbre of the river’s voice, the texture of its waters, the shape of its meanders, the colour and polish of its stones.

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His meditation on the joys of fly-fishing, Lines on the Water, published by Doubleday Canada, won the Governor General's Award in His previous non-fiction book with Doubleday Canada, Hockey Dreams, was a national a novelist, Richards is best known for his Miramichi trilogy: Nights Below Station Reviews:   #1 – The City of Campbellton from 1,foot high Sugarloaf Mountain.

Notice the lookout and the new flagpole, put up by members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police [RCMP] as a tribute to three officers slain in Moncton, New Brunswick on 4 June The bodies of water in this photo: the Restigouche River, which flows into the Restigouche Estuary [which, at Dalhousie, becomes the.

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The author recounts his often humorous and sometimes poignant tales of flyfishing near the Miramichi River in Canada. Most of the fishing 4/5(11). By Peter Lennox Wells June, Our earliest immigrant was Thomas Wells, who came from London on the ship “Susan and Ellen”, arriving in Ipswich in He came from Essex, England with relatives in Colchester.

He had a house lot granted to him on the south side of the river near the stone bridge. Continue reading Early History of the Wellses in America. Like many anglers, I had heard tales of this exclusive Atlantic Salmon river and the large fish who return to it.

It seemed unlikely however that I would ever wade it’s waters, for the Restigouche has long been accessible by solely the elite. It is only in recent years that some of the privately owned lodges have become available to the public. “The whole city was so proud of these six boys.” There were six of them, Robertsons all, who joined the Canadian forces, left their hometown of Campbellton, N.B., and sailed overseas to serve in the Second World War.

Every one of the brothers survived the fighting, yet each died before his time, victims of more [ ]. Harry was a man who enjoyed the simple pleasures of life; family, friends, a good book, camping, time on the Restigouche River at the family cottage as well as seasonal maritime road trips with his brother and sister-in-law, Earle and Myrtle and his forever love and wife Viola.

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A long time ago, the people used to live near the riverbanks in the summer time, and they could watch all the salmon going up the river to spawn.

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