Category Archives: Halifax

Halifax–waterfront sculptures

The Volunteers, by Marlene Hilton Moore ‘The Emigrant’ , created by Armando Barbon

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Across the harbour

Looking across Halifax harbour to Georges Island National Historic Site Georges Island was occupied by military forces for 200 years from 1750, acting as a key fortification protecting access to a key British station. Between 1755 and 1763, during the … Continue reading

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Nova Pilot

The pilot boat Nova Pilot heading out from her berth, while Scotia Pilot stays tied up

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A bit of Halifax

Train tracks and towering stowage silos – this is a scene that could be in the port of Montreal or the port of Vancouver, but it’s a bit of Halifax.

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Halifax – 1313 Hollis Street

A building size mural at 1313 Hollis Street

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Nova Scotia Government House

The rear of Government House – Hollis Street, Halifax

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Canadian Museum of Immigration

A few of my favorites in the luggage project at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

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Halifax harbour

Looking across the Halifax harbour toward George’s Island, Dartmouth, Eastern Passage and CFB Shearwater.

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Keith Hall

In September 1863, Alexander Keith laid the cornerstone for Keith Hall, his new three-storey home on Hollis Street, just behind his brewery. Keith Hall – Halifax On 17 January 1985 Keith Hall was recognized as a Historic Place under the … Continue reading

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George’s Island – Halifax Harbour

George’s Island – Halifax Harbour

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