host picture
Bookmark and Share

Jim St. Clair - Giant MacAskill

a macaskill.jpgOn his weekly column, "Then and Now", Community Historian Jim St. Clair looks into the life of "An Gille Mor" - the Big Boy of Englishtown, Cape Breton - Giant Angus MacAskill. (runs 8:22)

Each week, Jim St. Clair brings you stories of the people and places that make up Cape Breton's past. And you can hear him each Wednesday between eight and eight-thirty here on CBC Radio One.

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.