Bay View Farm:
James C. Crosby &
Cora and Jim Crosby ran Bay View Farm on Great Cranberry Island, site of the current "Red House".
James C. Crosby, born December 29, 1866 at Brooks Main, U.S.A.
Died February 5, 1951 at South Side Harbor, Antigonish, Nova Scotia.
Cora died in 1960.
All photos courtesy of Dorothy Towns
Cora and Jim Crosby's son.
Bay View Farm was at the current site of The Red House. The Red House itself, and the barn in the field behind it were Crosby's. The property is on both sides of the main road; it extends all the way down to The Pool.