Rooted Forever in History
Series Title: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries
Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard
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Rooted Forever in History consists of Llewelyn Pritchard’s original research notes about previously classified British Government documents regarding the troubled History of Port Hope Simpson, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada from 1934 – 1947 including the full text of his speech to local folk in The Community Centre, Port Hope Simpson, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 19th July 2002
Acknowledgements and Thanks
Margaret Burden, Mayor and the Port Hope Simpson Town Council,
Labrador Institute, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Port Hope Simpson people past and present,
Public Record Office of England, Wales & the United Kingdom)
Senator William Rompkey,
Voluntary Service Overseas.
I would like to take this opportunity, before I say a few words about what has always puzzled me over the years about Port Hope Simpson, to say a big heart – felt thank you to Margaret Burden, The Mayor and The Town Council of Port Hope Simpson in sparing no expense to fly me out to your “Coming Home” celebration from 19th July - 27th July 2002...