Historical Report 12 AC&W Squadron Mont Apica, PQ, 1 June 1955 to 30 November 1955 14 June 55 Tuesday - Pay Day. Unit canvassing to aid the unfortunate people in Liverpool NS who lost their homes, boats etc. in Forest Fire. Our aim is the small sum of $100.00. Hope to have this figure extended. 15 Jun 55 Wednesday - Quite hazy today. RC Bishop arrived this afternoon to confirm some of the children. Father Raymond from Bagotville in for a day or two. Father Clouthier arrived with Bishop Garrant for the Confirmation service. $150.00 collected for the Liverpool fund. http://www.pinetreeline.org/other/other27/other27k.html
Author T. H. Raddall's Cabin Destroyed Award-winning author Thomas H. Raddall, in 1951, purchased a property in Moose Harbour and on it built a cabin. It was there he would retreat to work on his novels, and there that he wrote The Wings Of Night. The cabin, located next to a huge boulder that served as a landmark in the area, was destroyed in the 1955 forest fire. The Dalhousie University website has pictures. Click here.