JAMES MEAGHER CARROLL AND THE DONNOLLY MURDERS

It’s like Christmas when the Golden Museum received a large lot of old legal documents that pertain to some of the homesteads in the area. The names on the paperwork are really the who’s who of early Golden and the packages begin with the original application for homestead. One of the larger packages was assigned…

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Murder at Field, BC

As is evidenced by the excavation and assessment carried out on the bodies removed by Simon Frazer University from the Golden Pioneer Cemetery, violence played a big role in the early history of this area. Five of the eight bodies removed from the cemetery showed signs of violence. One of these had a fractured skull…

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