Elizabeth Thatcher, a young woman from a wealthy family, moves to the small town of Coal Valley to be the new teacher. As she struggles to adapt to living on the western frontier, she makes new friends including the local Mounted Police Officer, Jack Thornton.
Did You Know?
Wendell Backus Is Coal Valley's town drunk. Bacchus is the name of the Roman god of wine and both names are pronounced the same. See more
In several of the series stories, there are references to men's wedding rings. Men started wearing wedding rings during WWI as a means of remembering their loved ones, so the references in the series is possible for the time frame of 1910-1915 (seasons 1-5) See more