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This list was compiled for the Cumberland County researcher by Sandra Naehrig with help from Judy O'Brien Burr, Susan Hill and Diane Shaw.

A HISTORY OF FORT LAWRENCE TIMES, TIDES & TOWNS by Gladys Trenholm, Miep Norden, Josephine Trenholm, 1986, 439 p., hardcover

* HISTORY OF PUGWASH by James F. Smith, Published by North Cumb. Historical Society, 1978, 378 p. ill. FHL US/CAN Fiche 6093633

INDEX TO HISTORY OF PUGWASH by C.J. Stevens 1914, Published for the North Cumberland Historical Society, FHL US/CAN Fiche 6094089

* LORE OF NORTH CUMBERLAND by Harry Brown and others, Published by North Cumb. Historical Society, Includes area between Northport, Malagash, and Wentworth

OXFORD, RECOLLECTIONS OF A SMALL TOWN 1791-1991 by Wendy Hargreaves Hunter

THE VALLEY OF THE REMSHEG by Harry R. Brown, a history of Wallace Bay and a genealogical record of the descendants of six founding families, Published: 1973, Publication # 4 Under auspices of The North Cumberland Historical Society Printed by: The Oxford Journal Limited, Oxford, N.S. LDS fiche 6100734

HISTORY OF WEST BROOK AND HALFWAY RIVER, by Mrs. Annie Thompson, includes Lewis, Jenks, Atkinson, Jenkins, Sproul, Taylor, Fullerton, Harrison, Scott, Gregory, Hanna, Holmes, Fulton, Newman, Butler, Downey, Spence, Fowler, Henwood, Pettigrew, Jeffers, Fife, Rector, Davison, Taggart, Mason, Pugsley, Roscoe, Smith, Thompson, Gilbert; available at Parrsboro Library

MIRACLE TOWN : SPRINGHILL, NOVA SCOTIA, 1790-1982, by Brown, James B., 1932- Published: Hantsport, N.S. : Lancelot Press, 1983, 1984, & 1991; 125 p. , bibliography ISBN: 0-88999-197-9 Mt. Allison has it on order.

SPRINGHILL, OUR GOODLY HERITAGE: HISTORY, HAPPENINGS, HOMES, by : Campbell, Bertha J. et. Al, Springhill Heritage Group, 1989. Mt. Allison University: CALL NUMBER: FC 2349 S6 S6 1989 -- c.2

MIRACLE AT SPRINGHILL by Leonard Lerner, 1960

RECOLLECTIONS OF A NOVA SCOTIA TOWN: WRITINGS ABOUT SPRINGHILL, 1899-1981 by Hefferman, Jean, Springhill Heritage Group Printed by The Tribune Press, Sackville, NB, Not indexed. Mt. Allison University: Bell Room CALL NUMBER: FC 2349 .S6 H4 1993

SPRINGHILL : A HILLTOP IN CUMBERLAND by Scott, Bertha Isabel 1926. Mt. Allison University: Bell Room CALL NUMBER: FC 2349 S6 S3 1926

FOOTPRINTS OR, INCIDENTS IN EARLY HISTORY OF NEW BRUNSWICK. by J. W. Lawrence, 1883, pub. St. John, NB. Includes list of New Brunswick Newspapers the First Half Century

A CENTURY AT CHIGNECTO The Key to Old Acadia by Will R. Bird Ryerson Press, 1928

HISTORY OF SACKVILLE, NEW BRUNSWICK by W.C. Milner, Notes: Microfilm of original, Published in Sackville, New Brunswick, Tribune Press, Ltd., c1934, 1955 printing. Includes family histories and marriages. FHL US/CAN Film 194378

FENWICK, 1778-1978 by Myrtle Chappell, 231 p. : ill., maps

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