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John Albro
... John Albro (May 6, 1764 – October 23, 1839) was a merchant and political figure in Nova Scotia ... Albro operated a tannery in Halifax, later operating as a butcher and then a hardware merchant ... Albro was a grand master in the freemasons ...
Dartmouth North Community Centre - History of The Community
... were set up in the early 19th century by John Albro and his brother Samuel (after whom the community is named) ... The Naval Radio Station in Albro Lake is another feature of the community ... The site was renamed HMC NRS Albro Lake on July 1, 1956 and remained such until its closure in 1968 ...
Albro Lake, Nova Scotia
... Albro Lake is a neighbourhood in the north end of the community of Dartmouth in Nova Scotia's Halifax Regional Municipality ... Albro Lake takes its name from the shallow freshwater lake of the same name ... The lake was named after Samuel Albro, who first settled in the area in the 1740s with a group of other residents from Portsmouth, Rhode Island ...
Naval Radio Section Newport Corner - History
... River valley in Newport Corner, 50 kilometres northwest of NRS Albro Lake near Brooklyn ... NRS Newport Corner was a sub-unit of NRS Albro Lake and functioned as the primary transmitting facility, while the receiving facility was located at Albro Lake ... A secondary transmitter was co-located at NRS Albro Lake should the connection to NRS Newport Corner fail ...
Highfield Park, Nova Scotia
... Highfield Park is located in the larger neighbourhood of Albro Lake (also a part of the North End) and is situated on the former site of the Royal Canadian Navy's ... military to form the unified Canadian Forces in 1968, Naval Radio Station Albro Lake was closed and the land surrounding the lake was opened for development ... of Crystal Heights (as well as Highway 111 as it curves around Albro Lake) ...