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Windsor,  Nova  Scotia, Canada – c. 1800
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King’s College

Hist of King’s
Charles Inglis
John Inglis
J.Inglis Memo
69 Acres
Plan of Lands
Founded 1789
Pres. Cochran
T.C.H. Starts School
T.C.H. on King’s
Procuring Food
TCH Reminiscences
King’s View
Seat of the Muses
The Three Elms
Fire 1871
Fire 1920

King’s Pictures
King’s 1800
King’s View
Hensley Chapel
Hensley Plaque
Winter 1803

King’s Record

 

William Cochran – Halifax Grammar School


… On the 16th June (1789) in conformity with the act of Legislature formerly passed, the Governor was pleased to nominate Hon. Henry Newton, Hon. Thos. Cochran, James Brenton, John Newton and R.J. Uniake, Trustees of a Grammar School forthwith to be erected in the town (of Halifax). "These gentlemen chose Mr. William Cochran, of Trinity College, Dublin, and lately Professor of the Greek and Latin languages in Columbia Collage, New York, to be master …"*


… Mr. Cochran was the headmaster; he shortly afterwards accepted the charge of the Academy at Windsor**


History of Halifax City
By Dr. Thomas Beamish Akins (1809 – 1891)
Mika Publishing, Belleville, ON 1973
originally Published in 1873
HRL Ref 971.622.A315h
*Pg 96
**Pg 99

 

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