Tag Archives: Highway 101 – Nova Scotia

Tractors – Windsor

A McCormick-Deering and a Cockshutt tractor at the Nova Scotia Antique Engine & Tractor Association summer show.

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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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Gasperaux River bridges

There was a rather nice sunset as we headed onto the Highway101 twin bridges over the Gasperaux River, just to the west of Avonport. The Nova Scotia provincial government named the 301 km controlled access Highway101 as the Harvest Highway … Continue reading

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Windsor & Hantsport Railway Company

The Windsor and Hantsport Railway is a 90.1 km railway line between Windsor Junction and New Minas with a spur at Windsor which runs several miles east, that served gypsum quarries located at Wentworth Creek and Mantua. It suspended operations … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia Textiles Limited – Windsor Wear

I stopped in Windsor to take a look at the building that was once the home of Nova Scotia Textiles Limited – it’s an interesting building that is somewhat of a landmark for me as I travel along Highway 101. … Continue reading

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