Category Archives: Hants County

Horton Bluff Lighthouse

Constructed in 1961, the Horton Bluff Lighthouse has an 8.7-meter-high tower rising from the west corner of the flat-roofed building sited sixty-five meters above Avon River. The light  served as the front light of a pair of range lights. The … Continue reading

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The train don’t run here anymore

The Windsor and Hantsport Railway railway bridge over Blue Beach Road

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Nova Scotia Textiles

A view of the former Nova Scotia Textiles factory in Windsor

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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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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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1933 Chevy rat rod

A 1933 Chevy rat rod at the Avon River Days Show & Shine, in Windsor Nova Scotia

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Trecothic Creek And Windsor Railway

Riding the 1/8th scale Trecothic Creek And Windsor Railway

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