Abraham Gesner

1797 – 1864


Photographs of
Monument

Chipman Corner
Kings County
Nova Scotia

Located on the east side of Middle Dyke Road, about 500m south from Church Street

GPS location:   45°05'56"N   64°28'35"W




Abraham Gesner monument

Photograph taken 6 October 2002



Abraham Gesner memorial plaque

Photograph taken 19 December 2002



Map showing location of the Abraham Gesner monument
Map showing the location of the Abraham Gesner monument
Chipman Corner, Kings County, Nova Scotia


Abraham Gesner memorial plaque

Photograph taken 19 December 2002






Links to Relevant Websites

Abraham Gesner by Industry Canada
    http://collections.ic.gc.ca/heirloom_series/volume4/136-139.htm


Abraham Gesner by the Nova Scotia Museum
    http://museum.gov.ns.ca/fossils/finders/gesner.htm


Abraham Gesner saved more whales than Green Peace ever will by James S. Robbins
    http://www.littletechshoppe.com/ns1625/gesner.html


How Capitalism Saved the Whales by James S. Robbins
    http://www.libertyhaven.com/politicsandcurrentevents/
          environmentalismorconservation/capitalism.shtml


Abraham Gesner, Part One by Hans Durstling
    http://www.bovagems.com/eclectic/HTML/19970501_0597ABEGEN.html


Abraham Gesner, Part Two: Gunplay in the Albert County Woods by Hans Durstling
    http://www.bovagems.com/eclectic/HTML/19970601_0697DURST.html


Abraham Gesner by New Brunswick Community College, Saint John
    http://www.saintjohn.nbcc.nb.ca/~Heritage/AlbertMines/AGesner.htm


Abraham Gesner
    http://earthnet.bio.ns.ca/english/hall/ag/AG2.html


Abraham Gesner by National Chemistry Week
    http://www.cheminst.ca/ncw/articles/1999_gesner1_e.htm


Abraham Gesner
    http://www.hths.k12.nf.ca/gr_projects/inventors/gesner.html


Abraham Gesner St. Mark's School
    http://www.k12.nf.ca/stmarks/grassroots/1999-2000/inventors/gesner.htm


Foulis - Gesner Conflict
    http://www.saintjohn.nbcc.nb.ca/~Heritage/AlbertMines/FGConflict.htm


Abraham Gesner by the New Brunswick Museum
    http://www.gnb.ca/0130/english/info_main.html


Abraham Gesner University of New Brunswick
    http://www.unbf.ca/arts/anthropology/Experiences/black/
          WashademoakLake/gesner.htm


Whale Oil Versus The Others
    http://www.oilhistory.com/pages/whale.html





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



Two Early Churches memorial stone Two Early Churches memorial stone Chipman Corner
    /kingsco/chipcnrm.html


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


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


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


Planters monument Planters monument Horton Landing
    /kingsco/plantermon.html


Acacia Villa School cairn Acacia Villa School monument Hortonville
    /kingsco/avschool.html


Wolfville: 1967 Centennial Project 1967 Willow Park plaque Wolfville
    /kingsco/wolfwillow.html


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


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


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


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


Kentville Legion war memorial Kentville Legion war memorial Kentville
    /kingsco/kentlegion.html


Kentville Park war memorial Kentville Park war memorial Kentville
    /kingsco/kentmem.html


Acadia U. Memorial Gym Acadia U. Memorial Gym Wolfville
    /kingsco/acadiamemgym.html


Wolfville war memorial Wolfville war memorial Wolfville
    /kingsco/wolfmem.html


Canning war memorial Canning war memorial Canning
    /kingsco/cannmem.html


North Mountain airplane crash memorial North Mountain airplane crash memorial Brow of Mountain
    /kingsco/browmtn.html


Arthur W.H. Eaton tombstone Arthur W.H. Eaton tombstone Kentville
    /kingsco/eatonawh.html


Marguerite Woodworth tombstone Marguerite Woodworth tombstone Church Street
    /kingsco/woodworth.html


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


Canning: Ebenezer Bigelow shipyard monument Ebenezer Bigelow shipyard monument Canning
    /kingsco/bigelowyardm.html


Prescott House, Starrs Point Prescott House Starrs Point
    /kingsco/prescottcr.html


Wellington Dyke, Starrs Point Wellington Dyke Starrs Point
    /kingsco/wlngtndyke.html


Blue Mountain Cemetery monument Blue Mountain Cemetery Association Blue Mountain
    /kingsco/bluemtn.html



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First uploaded to Internet:   2002 October 08
New photographs installed:   2003 January 04