The Plaque Commemorating James Knight Nesbitt

by John M. MacFarlane 2017

Monument plaque

The plaque commemorating James Knight Nesbitt. (Photo from the John MacFarlane collection. )

On the causeway at the Inner Harbour of Victoria BC is a plaque commemorating James Knight Nesbitt.

James K. Nesbitt

James K. Nesbitt (Photo from The H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest. )

He was the grandson of Samuel Nesbitt. He was the Marine Editor of the Victoria Times newspaper. He was a member of the editorial board of The H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest, published in 1966. He was buried in Ross Bay Cemetery in Victoria BC.



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