Archives – About Us
The Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Council/Regional Council 15 Archives is mandated to collect, preserve, and provide access to the records of the Maritime, Gaspé, and Bermuda regions of the The United Church of Canada. We also have pre-1925 records of the Presbyterian, Methodist, and Congregational congregations in the Maritimes and Gaspé which joined The United Church of Canada in 1925.
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Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Council and Regional Council 15 Archives
Archivist: Sarah Wallace
21 Wright Street Sackville, NB E4L 4P8
Telephone: 1-800-268-3781 ext. 6159
Hours: Wednesdays-Fridays, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
In-person research visits are by appointment only.
Browse Our Holdings
Our holdings include records from:
- The congregations of Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Council and Regional Council 15
- The Regional Councils Office and the former Maritime Conference
- Pine Hall Divinity Hall (now part of Atlantic School of Theology)
- Church camps
- Individuals who have ministered within the churches or held leadership positions within the two regions.
Check out the links below to see listings of our records. New records listings are periodically added to the website so stay tuned!
News & Updates
The Brookfield Pastoral Charge consists of the preaching points of Brookfield (Knox United Church) and Middle Stewiacke, Colchester County, Nova Scotia. After the first settlers came to Middle Stewiacke in 1780, Presbyterian ministers in the Truro area occasionally...
Wondering what on earth you can cook for supper tonight? Tired of the same old same old when it comes to your dining options? Looking for a good summer salad recipe? Well, today is your lucky day because this just happens to be the inaugural post of the Archives...
The Miscou Mission Field covers the Islands of Miscou and Shippegan (also spelled Shippagan) in Gloucester County, New Brunswick. Churches making up the Pastoral Charge are Miscou Harbour (St. Mark's), and Miscou Lighthouse (St. John's). The field also included St....
Bideford Pastoral Charge is located on Prince Edward Island. Preaching points are at Bideford (Bideford-Conway), Lot 14, and Tyne Valley. In 1925, Bideford Pastoral Charge consisted of Victoria West, Wellington, Union Corner, Inverness, and Bideford, and Tyne Valley...
Alberton-Elmsdale Pastoral Charge is on Prince Edward Island. Preaching points are at Alberton (Gordon Memorial) and Elmsdale. Presbyterian ministers were visiting the Alberton area as early as 1826. In 1829, Presbyterian families in Alberton petitioned Prince Edward...
Mount Stewart-Morell-St. Peter's Bay Pastoral Charge is on Prince Edward Island. Preaching points are at Mount Stewart (St. John's), Morell (Peter Gordon Memorial) and St. Peter's Bay. Through the efforts of Rev. James MacGregor, the Presbytery of Nova Scotia...
Spring Park United Church is located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. The village of Spring Park became part of the city of Charlottetown in 1958. In the summer of 1959, a survey was conducted by Trinity United Church to determine the area in the Charlottetown...
There was a Presbyterian congregation meeting in the Scotch Settlement area as early as 1849. The congregation originally started as the Church of Scotland, changed to the Free Church, went back as a Church of Scotland in 1865, and eventually switched back to...