File 2016-97 - Transcript of the diary of Constable John McCrodan, Belleville Police

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CA ON00156 2016-97


Transcript of the diary of Constable John McCrodan, Belleville Police


  • 1869-1870 (Creation)

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7 pages of transcription
5 pages of photocopies of diary

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John McCrodan was born in Ireland in 1845. He served as a police officer in Belleville, Ontario and died in the city in 1904.

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Donated by Lindi Pierce, December 2016

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Typescript transcription of the diary of Constable John McCrodan of Belleville Police, Belleville, Ontario from August 1869 to March 1870. The original diary is in the possession of Mrs Cathy Atkinson, a descendant of McCrodan. It was transcribed by Lindi Pierce in 2016.

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