By David Goss,Harold E. Wright
East Saint John, affectionately known as the "East Side," turned part of town of Saint John in 1967. for many years sooner than its merger, town and east aspect neighborhood of the Parish of Simonds cooperated in lots of parts of municipal carrier. East Saint John contained many industries, together with the dry dock, Foleys Pottery, and McAvitys, and later okay. C. Irving's oil refinery at Silver Falls. in the course of global conflict II , citadel Mispec was once demonstrated at Mispec aspect, and in 1970, the castle website grew to become Irving Oil's Canaport. greater than simply an commercial region, East Saint John was once the location of leisure fishing and boating and residential to the neighbourhoods of woodland Hills, Glen Falls, Champlain Heights, and Jean and Belgrave Streets. East Saint John was once additionally the house of the Moosepath raceway, Exhibition Park, and the Simonds enviornment. Rothesay street was once the economic middle of the east aspect until eventually the Seventies, whilst new department shops and procuring facilities opened nearby.