Lachlan passed away in January 2010. As a memorial, this site remains as he left it.
Therefore the information on this site may not be current or accurate and should not be relied upon.
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Welcome to Lachlan Cranswick's Personal Homepage in Melbourne, Australia
Canadian Trivia including Mottoes of Canada and the Canadian provinces
Getting to and things to do in the Deep River, Upper Ottawa Valley, Ontario, Canada area
Lachlan's Deep River homepage is at http://lachlan.bluehaze.com.au/chalk_river/
Mottoes of Canada and the Canadian provinces
- Mottoes of Canada and the Canadian provinces
A MARI USQUE AD MARE
From sea to sea
UT INCEPIT FIDELIS SIC PERMANET
Loyal she began and loyal she remains
JE ME SOUVIENS
MUNIT HAEC ET ALTERA VINCIT
One defends and the other conquers
SPLENDOR SINE OCCASU
Splendor without diminishment
(Manitoba does not have an official motto.)
Prince Edward Island
PARVA SUB INGENTI
The small under the protection of the great
MULTIS E GENTIBUS VIRES
From many peoples, strength
FORTIS ET LIBER
Strong and free
QUAERITE PRIME REGNUM DEI
Seek ye first the Kingdom of God
Source: Canada. Secretary of State. -- Symbols of Nationhood. -- Ottawa : Canada Communications Group-Publishing, 1991.
Bird and Wildlife Spotting in the area
Saturday 22nd of May 2004: Dr Greedan, Heather, Athena and this humble scribe see an Eastern Bluebird (of happiness).
Friday 21st of May 2004: Dr Greedan, Heather and Athena see 3 cubs and a mother bear playing on the grass.
You have perhaps heard the story of the four students -- British,
French, American, Canadian -- who were asked to write an essay on
elephants. The British student entitled his essay "Elephants and the
Empire." The French student called his "Love and the Elephant." The
title of the American student's essay was "Bigger and Better Elephants,"
and the Canadian student called his "Elephants: A Federal or Provincial
- Robert H. Winters
Life at the top is financially rewarding, spiritually draining,
physically exhausting, and short.
- Peter C. Newman : The Canadian Establishment
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