Category Archives: Highway 101 – Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Textiles Limited – a window into the past

Nova Scotia Textiles Limited, where Windsor Wear was woven… Pretty much all of the windows have been smashed or removed at the old Nova Scotia Textiles Limited factory in Windsor. There are great plans to renovate the building, but I … Continue reading

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Life is like a road trip

Life is like a road trip. If we spend all our time looking behind then we miss where we are. If we spend all of our time looking where we are, we miss making a choice about where we are … Continue reading

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Thumb Hill Creek

I had been meaning to explore the white cliffs that are just to the north of Highway 101 and St. Croix – I found the time to poke about so I did. At first, I thought this was the St. … Continue reading

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Falmouth Fruit Company Warehouse

There’s a bit of history about 100 meters south of Highway 100 – to be precise, it’s located at Mile 33.19 from Windsor Junction on the Halifax Subdivision of the Dominion Atlantic Railway. That’s smack dab in Falmouth, sort of… … Continue reading

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Fall colours

Fall colours on a beautiful day…

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Nova Scotia Highway 101 – the concrete section

Nova Scotia Highway 101 The 11-kilometre concrete section of Highway 101 between Mount Uniacke and Ellershouse is one of the three concrete roads in Nova Scotia. St. Lawrence Cement  was awarded a $5.9 million contract to pave the concrete section … Continue reading

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The Spitfire Arms – Windsor

The Spitfire Arms Alehouse – Windsor, Nova Scotia

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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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Inside the brewery

The shiny things inside Schoolhouse Brewing in Windsor, Nova Scotia

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Volkswagens

A Volkswagen Beetle convertible, and a camper van  at the Avon River Days Show & Shine, in Windsor Nova Scotia

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