Abraham Gesner

Map showing location of the Abraham Gesner monument -3

Abraham Gesner

1797 – 1864

Photographs of Monument

Chipman Corner Kings County Nova Scotia

Located on the east side of Middle Dyke Road, about 500m south from Church Street

GPS location: 45°05’56″N 64°28’35″W

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Abraham Gesner monument

Photograph taken 6 October 2002

Abraham Gesner memorial plaque

Photograph taken 19 December 2002

Map showing location of the Abraham Gesner monument
Map showing the location of the Abraham Gesner monument
Chipman Corner, Kings County, Nova Scotia

Abraham Gesner memorial plaque

Photograph taken 19 December 2002

In the first decade of the 21st century,
world-wide production and consumption of
kerosene exceeded 130,000,000,000 litres annually.
(On average, about 15,000,000 litres each hour of every day)


Abraham Gesner
Digital Collections archive
http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/heirloom_series/
volume4/136-139.htm


Abraham Gesner
by the Nova Scotia Museum
http://museum.gov.ns.ca/fossils/finders/gesner.htm


Abraham Gesner saved more whales than Green Peace ever will
by James S. Robbins
http://newscotland1398.ca/99/gesner-whales.html


How Capitalism Saved the Whales
by James S. Robbins
http://www.thefreemanonline.org/columns/how-capitalism-saved-the-whales/


Abraham Gesner, Part One: A Father of Petroleum
by Hans Durstling

http://web.archive.orghttp://www.bovagems.com/eclectic/HTML/19970501_0597ABEGEN.html


Abraham Gesner, Part Two: Gunplay in the Albert County Woods
by Hans Durstling

http://web.archive.orghttp://www.bovagems.com/eclectic/HTML/19970601_0697DURST.html


Abraham Gesner
Petroleum History Society
http://www.petroleumhistory.ca/history/cdnbeginnings.html


Abraham Gesner
by New Brunswick Community College, Saint John
http://www.saintjohn.nbcc.nb.ca/~Heritage/AlbertMines/AGesner.htm


Abraham Gesner
by National Chemistry Week
http://www.cheminst.ca/ncw/articles/1999_gesner1_e.htm


Abraham Gesner
St. Mark’s School
http://www.k12.nf.ca/stmarks/grassroots/1999-2000/inventors/gesner.htm


Foulis – Gesner Conflict

http://www.saintjohn.nbcc.nb.ca/~Heritage/AlbertMines/FGConflict.htm


Abraham Gesner
by the New Brunswick Government
http://www1.gnb.ca/0007/Culture/Heritage/VMC/display-image.asp?id=107


Abraham Gesner
New Brunswick Mineral Rights
http://www.gnb.ca/0078/minerals/Mineral_Rights_Introduction-e.aspx


Abraham Gesner
University of New Brunswick
http://www.unb.ca/fredericton/arts/departments/
anthropology/pdfs/gesner.pdf

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