Tag Archives: Nova Scotia

Walton Harbour Lighthouse

Walton Lighthouse Built in 1873, the 9.4 meters tall Walton Lighthouse is the last original lighthouse in Hants County. It was once the brightest light on the Minas Basin in the upper Bay of Fundy, guiding ships into Walton Harbour … 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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Storm Clouds

Spring storm clouds as I drive along Nova Scotia Highway 101

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Digby fishboat

The fishing boat Second Secret on the hard in Digby

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Digby fishboat – Becky & Boys

The fishing boat Becky & Boys on the hard in Digby

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Digby fishboat – Autumn Mist

The fishing boat Autumn Mist in Digby

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Greenwood Military Aviation Museum – CT-133 Silver Star

Lockheed/Canadair CT-133 Silver Star at the entrance to CFB Greenwood

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Digby fishboat – Majestic Lady

Majestic lady in Digby The wooden hulled Majestic Lady was built in 1988 by Walter Longmire, Granville Ferry

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Greenwood Military Aviation Museum – CP-140A Arcturus

Lockheed CP-140A Arcturus at the Greenwood Military Aviation Museum A variant of the CP-140 Aurora, the CP-140A Arcturus was not equipped with surface and sub-surface warfare equipment. This made the Arcturus more fuel efficient, and well suited for crew training … Continue reading

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Greenwood Military Aviation Museum CC-130E Hercules

The Lockheed CC-130E Hercules at the Greenwood Military Aviation Museum CC-130E RCAF 130328 was fitted with experimental satellite communication antenna 1978 through 1983. She jumped her wheel chocks during an engine run up at CFB Trenton in 1983 and ran … Continue reading

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