But the French failed in their effort to colonize the island of Cape Breton on which the fortress stood.
When we reached Cape Breton, we were a day or two late for both.
It was during this period that Cape Breton was brought within the postal system of the Maritime provinces.
In a few more the mountains of Cape Breton sunk behind the wave.
The Island of Cape Breton is like a hand with its fingers stuck out in the sea.
Louisbourg, Cape Breton Island, siege and defense of, 364-365.
And this is Cape Breton, reached after almost a week of travel.
Be sure we follow your steps anxiously—we fancy you at Cape Breton.
In Cape Breton there was not a single carriage road in the island.
We lay in the big ice pack off Cape Breton, getting a load of seal pelts.