Neither the Crow''s Nest tavern nor the boundary between Saint John
East and West exist today, but Crow''s Nest Lane and City Line
still do. In this pioneering excavation of the largest city in New
Brunswick, authors David Goss (Only in New Brunswick) and Harold E.
Wright (East Saint John) illuminate many of the stories inspired by
and responsible for the curious collection of street names in Saint
John, New Brunswick, past and present.
Culled from interviews with current and former residents,
archival and original research, and a dash of local lore, Historic
Saint John Streets is both a historians'' reference and readers''
miscellany. Featuring an ambitious sampling of over 100 roads and
archival images, representative streetscapes run the gamut from
secret shortcuts, to back roads, to main throughways, and offer a
valuable new perspective of the historically rich Maritime