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The Royal Engineers in Halifax

"Blenheim Cottage", Halifax

Piers note: No. 75. Residences of Military People, etc.: "Blenheim Cottage", property of Sandford Fleming, C.E., off Oxford Street between Coburg Road and South Street, Halifax. Rear or west side of house, facing Northwest Arm. About 1872, if No. 75 is a true consecutive number of general series. Looking East-southeast from by-road leading down to "Thornvale" (Thomas E. Kenney's). The gentleman in foreground may be Fleming.

Date.: ca. 1873

Reference: Royal Engineers Nova Scotia Archives number 7029 (Piers 75) / negative N-1455

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