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West Jeddore is a community of the Halifax Regional Municipality in
the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.Immediately after the
declaration of Dummer's War, on July 22, 1722, Governor Richard
Philipps commissioned Capt. John Elliot and Capt. John Robinson in
two sloops with regiments to protect the fishery at Canso, Nova
Scotia and retrieve the New England prisoners. There was a Mi'kmaq
camping place at near-by West Jeddore. There were thirty-nine
natives at Winnepang (present-day Jeddore Harbour) who were
harbouring prisoners in seven vessels. Capt. Elliot and Bradstreet
arrived in the harbour and attacked the natives. There was a two
hour naval battle. Bradstreet led a boarding party that overwhelmed
the natives with hand grenades and disciplined fire. Capt. Elliot
was badly wounded as were several of his men. Five of the men were
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