C-GTDI

C-GTDI, a 1978 Cessna 172N operated by the Truro Flying Club

C-GTDI, a 1978 Cessna 172N operated by the Truro Flying Club

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Lahave fish boats – Stephanie & Jane

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Stephanie & Jane at Bush Island Harbour – Lahave Islands

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Lahave fish boat–Billy & Sisters

 

Billy & Sisters at Bush Island Harbour – Lahave

Billy & Sisters at Bush Island Harbour – Lahave

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Eastern Chipmunk

An eastern chipmunk gathering seeds. A characteristic of chipmunks is their large cheek pouches that they use to carry their winter supply of food to storage areas.

An eastern chipmunk gathering seeds. A characteristic of chipmunks is their large cheek pouches that they use to carry their winter supply of food to storage areas.

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My spill proof chipmunk feeder in action

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Just a lobster

A lobster head on the breakwater at Parkers Cove

A lobster head on the breakwater at Delaps Cove

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Delaps Cove – Scotia Breeze 04

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The fishing boat Scotia Breeze 04 in Delaps Cove at low tide

The fishing boat Scotia Breeze 04 in Parkers Cove at low tide

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Maritime Museum of the Atlantic – ships figure heads

Figure heads at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

Figureheads at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

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Sambro Island Lighthouse Lens

The First Order Fresnel Lens that was used on the Sambro Island Lighthouse from 1906 until 1967. The lens is on display at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

Builder: Barbier, Bernard & Turenne
Place Built: Paris, France
Type: First Order Fresnel Lens
Type of Construction: Crystal glass prisms set in bronze frames
Illuminant: Petroleum Vapour burner for most of its history.
Heigth: 2.8 metres
Length: 1.76 metres
Breadth: 1.76 metres

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Halifax – Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

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One of the intricate ship models at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

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Halifax statue – The Sailor

The Sailor – on the Halifax waterfront near the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

The Sailor – on the Halifax waterfront near the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

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