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The giant pumpkin

The Howard Dill pumpkin statue in Windsor, N.S. Howard Dill was a competition winning giant pumpkin breeder who patented a pumpkin seed variety called Atlantic Giant.

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A bit of Nova Scotia – Wolfville train station

The Wolfville station was built in 1912 to replace the previous wooden rail station that was destroyed by fire in 1911.   The Station was abandoned in 1990 when the Dominion Atlantic Rail (D.A.R.) ceased passenger service in the Annapolis Valley, … Continue reading

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The traffic flagger

A Traffic flagger directing traffic around a line crew working on power poles

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RCMP Marine Unit

RCMP Marine Services Constables securing their boat at RCM SAR Station 27, Nanaimo

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A moment in time – Victoria day parade

A moment in time at the Victoria Day Parade in Victoria – I linked this to a larger version so you can get a good look at a scene that could have been shot 50 years ago…

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Nanaimo tent city

The growing tent city in Nanaimo

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Before the parade – a moment in time

A marching band getting ready for the Victoria Day Parade in Victoria

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A moment in time – before the parade

A moment in time before the parade…

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A moment in time – Victoria Day Parade

These veterans could have ridden in a jeep, yet they walked – with great dignity…

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Roller Derby

Victoria’s Co-Ed Roller Derby mixing it up with the Harbour City Rollers in Nanaimo

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