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Ship Schedule 2014 Saint John
5 to Oct 27
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Sept 5 to 7
Open Farm Day, around New Brunswick
Oct 13 Thanksgiving
Pan American Games, Toronto www.toronto2015.org/
2018 Feb. 9 to 25
Winter Olympics, PyeongChang, South Korea www.olympic.org
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Important dates in Sussex area history
house, Sussex Corner, also known as McMonagle Inn and The Posting House, was built
of the Sussex and Studholm Agricultural Society, the oldest agricultural society in the world.
Great Horse Race, between Hugh McMonagle's Livingstone and George Gilbert's Retriever
of railroad between Sussex and Moncton
Leonard's landmark home, Rosemount, destroyed by fire
turning on both ends of new railway between Saint John and Shediac
Sussex home, the Knoll, constructed on Church Avenue. It was once the social centre of the community, and was eventually torn
down in 1962.
Oscar Wilde visited Sussex
Cheese and Butter Company formed
Vale named shortened on postage cancellation stamp to Sussex
Fowler Gregg, M.C., R. Can. Regt., Nova Scotia R. - rallies his men during the Battle of the Canal du Nord in
France under heavy fire. His courageous acts that day earn him the Victoria Cross.
David Hempleman-Adams, 50, launched his world-record flight from Sussex in the smallest open hot air balloon
to cross the Atlantic. He and his Rozière balloon safely covered the 2100 mile / 3379 km to land near Blackpool, England,
83 hours after he left Canadian shores.
of Hugh McMonagle, prominent Sussex Vale businessman
of first train in Sussex from Saint John
Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan begins mining
potash in Penobsquis
white spruce seedlings make month-long visit to international space station as part of study on tree growth
Sussex hosts the New Brunswick Country Music Hall of Fame ceremonies
Sussex wins gold in Communities
in Bloom for towns its size
Massive regional power outage in southern
NB and Nova Scotia, leaving many in the cold and dark over the holidays
July 5, 2014
storm Arthur strikes Maritimes, leaving a record number of NBers without power
hosts National Dog Agility Championships for the second time
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