Fort Lawrence

1750 – 1756


Photographs of
Plaque

Fort Lawrence
Cumberland County
Nova Scotia

Located at 1225 Fort Lawrence Road

GPS location:   45°50'51"N   64°15'40"W





Fort Lawrence historic plaque

Photographed on 8 August 2005



Fort Lawrence historic plaque

Photographed on 8 August 2005



Fort Lawrence historic plaque

Photographed on 8 August 2005


Fort Lawrence historic plaque
Plaque date: 1923

Photographed on 24 June 2005



Plaque before refinishing (below), and after (above).
Fort Lawrence historic plaque

Photographed on 30 July 2003


Also see:   Fort Lawrence 1750-1756, interpretative panel Fort Cumberland

Also see:   Fort Beausejour plaques, 1755 Aulac

Also see:   Fort Gaspareaux cairn and plaque, 1751 Port Elgin




Links to Relevant Websites
Fort Lawrence

Fort Lawrence by Wikipedia
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Lawrence


Beyond The Isthmus: Disputed Territory by Peter Landry
...In September 1750 the English were successful at installing
themselves at the isthmus, and built for themselves a fort,
just opposite Fort Beausejour, to the south of Missaguash River.
Fort Lawrence, named after its builder, thus came into being...
    http://www.blupete.com/Hist/NovaScotiaBk1/Part6/Ch02.htm


Fort Lawrence in 1755
    http://www.mta.ca/marshland/topic4_acadians/hamilton_4b_31.htm


Seven Years War

Timeline of the Seven Years War 1754-1763
The period 2004-2013 is the 250th anniversary of the
Seven Years War, a.k.a. the French and Indian War.
Includes important events in Nova Scotia.
/remem/7yw-timeline.html





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



First Air Mail plaque First Air Mail plaque Parrsboro
    /cumberco/parrairm.html


Yorkshire Settlers plaque Yorkshire Settlers plaque River Philip
    /cumberco/yorkshirem.html


E.B. Chandler plaque E.B. Chandler plaque Amherst
    /cumberco/chandlerm.html


R.B. Dickey plaque R.B. Dickey plaque Amherst
    /cumberco/dickeyrbm.html


J. McCully plaque J. McCully plaque Amherst
    /cumberco/mccullyjm.html


Sir C. Tupper plaque Sir C. Tupper plaque Amherst
    /cumberco/tuppercm.html


Fort Beausejour plaques Fort Beausejour plaques, 1755 Aulac
    /sunco/fortbeausejour.html


Thomas Dixson, November 1776, plaque Thomas Dixson, November 1776, plaque Fort Cumberland
    /sunco/dixson.html


Maccan war memorial Maccan war memorial Maccan
    /cumberco/maccanmem.html


Oxford war memorial Oxford war memorial Oxford
    /cumberco/oxfordwarmem.html


Tatamagouche Naval Encounter monument, 1747 Tatamagouche Naval Encounter monument, 1745 Tatamagouche
    /colchco/tatamnaval.html


A.P. Seaman plaque and tombstone A.P. Seaman plaque and tombstone Minudie
    /cumberco/seamanmon.html


Amos Seaman's two churches Amos Seaman's two churches Minudie
    /cumberco/minudie2c.html


Joggins war memorial Joggins war memorial Joggins
    /cumberco/joggwarmem.html


Springhill: war memorial Springhill war memorial Springhill
    /cumberco/sprhillwarm.html


Westchester Station war memorial Westchester Station war memorial Westchester Station
    /cumberco/westchester.html


New Glasgow: War memorial monument New Glasgow war memorial New Glasgow
    /pictouco/newglaswar.html


River John: War memorial monument River John war memorial River John
    /pictouco/riverjohn.html


Westville: Miners Memorial monument 1891 Miners Memorial monument 1891 Westville
    /pictouco/westvminem.html


New Glasgow: Westray Miners Memorial Park Westray Miners Memorial Park New Glasgow
    /pictouco/westraymem.html



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