Category Archives: spring

Walton River

The Walton River cascading under the Highway 215 bridge, as it flows into the Minas Basin on the ebbing tide. and some video… Related Posts:Port WilliamsPort Williams – Cornwallis RiverEnglishman River – Top BridgeNimpkish River bridge

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Storm Clouds

Spring storm clouds as I drive along Nova Scotia Highway 101 Related Posts:Storm wavesOver the field – clouds at Seiffert’s FarmA storm approachesA dark and stormy day…

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Digby Pier Lighthouse

Digby Pier Lighthouse The lighthouse was originally located on Digby Pier in Nova Scotia. After the Digby ferry terminal was relocated in 1971, the pier fell into disrepair and the Digby Pier Lighthouse was decommissioned. At sometime in the 1970s … Continue reading

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Ski Wentworth

Ski Wentworth I had decided to not take the toll highway on the way to New Brunswick so we drove on Highway 4, and made a quick stop at Ski Wentworth. This reminds me of the Batawa ski hill in … Continue reading

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Theresa E. Connor

Theresa E. Connor at the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic in Lunenburg Built in 1938 in Lunenburg, at the Smith and Rhuland Shipyard, Theresa E. Connor is Canada’s oldest saltbank schooner.    Built: 1938, Smith & Rhuland, Lunenburg Gross Tonnage: 185.23 … Continue reading

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Lunenburg fish boats – Sassy Lassy I

The fishing boat Sassy Lassy I in Lunenburg Related Posts:Lunenburg fish boats–MuscotMiss Mall Bay aground in LunenburgPYXIS 04Lunenburg fish boats – Cachalot I

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Lunenburg fish boats – Cachalot I

The trawler/dragger Cachalot in Lunenburg Built: 1986 Pictou Industries Limited Gross Tonnage: 283.92 Net Tonnage: 124.59 Vessel Length (m): 28.10 Vessel Breadth (m): 8.38 Vessel Depth (m): 3.93 Speed (knots): 10.5 Propulsion: 1 x 960 HP, single screw Related Posts:Kelsey … Continue reading

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PYXIS 04

The fishing boat Pyxis 04 in Lunenburg Related Posts:Lunenburg fish boats–MuscotMiss Mall Bay aground in LunenburgBorealis I and Q3Nova Scotia fish boat–Digby

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Lunenburg fish boats–Muscot

The fish boat Muscot in Lunenburg Related Posts:Miss Mall Bay aground in LunenburgBy the numbers – fish boatsM/V Paul JohansenNanaimo Marina Boat Basin

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CCGC Westport

CCGC Westport (CG 102) in Bridgewater  Westport was a 44 foot self-righting cutter used for Search and Rescue from 1969 to 1997. She was based out of Westport, Nova Scotia. Call Sign: CG 2388 Built: 1969 at Chantier Maritimes du … Continue reading

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