Battle of Bloody Creek

8 December 1757


Photographs of
Monument

Bloody Creek
Annapolis County
Nova Scotia

Located on the south side of Highway 201

GPS location:   44°49'20"N   65°18'35"W




Monument commemorating the 1757 Battle of Bloody Creek
Photographed on 1 July 2003


Plaque commemorating the 1757 Battle of Bloody Creek
Plaque date: 1932
Photographed on 1 July 2003


Bloody Creek 1757: map showing location of monument
Map showing the location of the monument
commemorating the 1757 Battle of Bloody Creek,
Annapolis County, Nova Scotia.
Roads are shown as they were in 1978. Except for Highway 101, the
layout of the roads in 2002 has not changed much from that shown here.





Links to Relevant Websites

Footnotes to Chapter 10: Port Royal and The English Takeover: 1690-1744
by Peter Landry
The ambush took place about 12 miles northeast of the fort on the north side
of the Annapolis River. Now known as Bloody Creek, a memorial marks the spot
today on the south side of the river just where highway no. 201 intersects
Bloody Creek, a mile west of the present day community of Carleton Corner...
    http://www.blupete.com/Hist/NovaScotiaBk1/Part2/Ch10fn.htm


First Battle of Bloody Creek, 10 June 1711 by Peter Landry
    http://www.blupete.com/Hist/NovaScotiaBk1/Part2/Ch10.htm#Creek







Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia
    /remem/plaques.html



Monument: Poutrincourt's 1607 Mill Poutrincourt's 1607 Mill monument LeQuille
    /annapco/lequille.html


Fort Anne bronze cannon Fort Anne bronze cannon Annapolis Royal
    /annapco/annebroncann.html


Bear River war memorial Bear River war memorial Bear River
    /annapco/bearriverm.html


1849 Nova Scotia Pony Express Monument Victoria Beach
    /annapco/ponyexmon.html


Port Royal Habitation 1605-1613 Port Royal Habitation 1605-1613 Port Royal
    /annapco/portroyal.html


Scotch Fort 1629 monument Scotch Fort 1629-1632 monument Port Royal
    /annapco/scotchfort.html


Rawding Captains monument Rawding Captains monument Clementsport
    /annapco/rawdingm.html


Annapolis Iron Mining Company monument Annapolis Iron Mining Company monument Clementsport
    /annapco/annironm.html


Memorial: Commonwealth Air Training Program, 1940-1945 Middleton
    /annapco/bcatpww2.html


Kingston: Commonwealth Air Training Program memorial Commonwealth Air Training Program memorial, 1940-1945 Kingston
    /kingsco/bcatprc.html


Morden: French Cross monument French Cross monument Morden
    /kingsco/frenchcross.html


Iron Cross monument Iron Cross monument Horton Landing
    /kingsco/ironcross.html


Falmouth: Sainte-Famille Parish Cemetery Sainte-Famille Parish Cemetery Falmouth
    /hantsco/acadnfalm.html


Fort Point monument Fort Point monument LaHave
    /lunenco/lahavefpm.html


Sir Robert Laird Borden monument Sir Robert Laird Borden monument Grand Pre
    /kingsco/borden_rl.html


Abraham Gesner Monument Chipman Corner
    /kingsco/gesnermem.html


Springfield war memorial Springfield war memorial
    /annapco/springfld.html


Clementsport war memorial Clementsport war memorial
    /annapco/clemport.html


Clementsvale war memorial Clementsvale war memorial Clementsvale
    /annapco/clemvalem.html


Bridgetown war memorial Bridgetown war memorial Bridgetown
    /annapco/bridgetownm.html


Monument: 1747 Attack at Grand Pre Monument: 1747 Attack at Grand Pre Grand Pre
    /kingsco/attack1747.html


Fort Edward blockhouse Fort Edward blockhouse Windsor
    /hantsco/fortedward.html


Fort Edward cannons Fort Edward cannons Windsor
    /hantsco/fortedcann.html


Arthur Kennedy tombstone Arthur Kennedy tombstone LeQuille
    /annapco/kennedyja.html


Perez Coldwell memorial Perez Coldwell memorial, 1852 "A man from Gaspereau"
    /kingsco/coldwellp.html



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First uploaded to the Internet:   2002 October 20
New photographs installed:   2003 December 13
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