Extra Research for Season 5 – Episode 3 – Hug Jo

History of Glace Bay The name of Glace Bay dates back to the French period or the sixteenth century.  It is was named for the annual drift ice (glace) in the Gulf of St. Lawrence that happened every winter.  Coal was mined first by the French (in the 1720s) for use at Fortress Louisbourg and […]

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