Category Archives: Nova Scotia

CH-133A Labrador

CH-133A Labrador in the Air Park at the Greenwood Military Aviation Museum Related Posts:CH-113 LabradorGreenwood Military Aviation Museum CC-130E HerculesGreenwood Military Aviation Museum CC-144Greenwood Military Aviation Museum – CP-140A Arcturus

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Samuel Cunard

Samuel Cunard – Halifax Waterfront The bronze statue of Samuel Cunard was erected in October 2006, beside the Ocean Terminal Wharves that were used by Cunard’s liners. Related Posts:Ottawa – Samuel de ChamplainWelcome to VictoriaFrank NeyWar of 1812 monument

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Nova Scotia – Natural beach art

Natural artistry on the beach While this is the result of a geologic mishmash of rock and the forces of wind and waves, these eroded rocks remind me of the carvings and painting of west coast First Nations. Head to … Continue reading

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The Acadia

Acadia Cinema’s Al Whittle Theatre The Acadia Cinema began in 1911 when Marshall and Ellouise Black established an Opera House on the back of the existing T.E. Hutchinson building. Renamed, refurbished and rebuilt over the years, it became the Orpheum … Continue reading

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A moment in Wolfville

Looking out onto the marshes of the Cornwallis River estuary in Wolfville Related Posts:A bit of Nova Scotia – Wolfville train stationCowichan River Estuary – Fall reflectionsA rainy day at Port WilliamsPort Williams – Cornwallis River

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The houses of Nova Scotia

  One of the beautiful houses of Nova Scotia One of the beautiful old buildings of Nova Scotia – this one in Nictaux Related Posts:The buildings of Nova ScotiaThe houses of Nova Scotia – Victoria HarbourThe houses of Nova Scotia … Continue reading

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The buildings of Nova Scotia

One of the beautiful old buildings of Nova Scotia – this one in Nictaux Related Posts:The houses of Nova ScotiaThe barns of Nova ScotiaThe barns of Nova ScotiaThe barns of Nova Scotia

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Nicataux Falls

Nictaux hydroelectric generating station The hydro station, penstock, and containment dam were built in the 1930s to provide power to Middleton and surrounding areas. The water for the station is supplied through a penstock that runs under the old, and … Continue reading

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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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A moment in time – at the beach

A moment in time on the beach along the Bay of Fundy Related Posts:A moment in time in HarbourvilleA moment in time – before the paradeBefore the parade – a moment in timeA moment in time – Victoria day parade

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