host picture

  | Bookmark and Share

Master And Madman

madman.jpgNearly 200 years ago a member of New Brunswick's Executive Council stood in the public square in Fredericton and declared that he was overthrowing the government. Anthony Lockwood then jumped on his horse and galloped through the streets brandishing a pair of sawed-off pistols and threatening his enemies. The story is now a book.  Nicholas Tracy is co-author of "Master and Madman: The Surprising Rise and Disasterous Fall of the Hon. Anthony Lockwood" published by Goose Lane.

Download Flash Player to view this content.

right click to save

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.