Category Archives: Halifax

Towers

An electricity transmission tower and the Mackay Bridge north tower

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We Paved Paradise

The Tufts Cover Generating Station and the Mackay Bridge – two structures that replaced nature in Halifax/Dartmouth

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CCGS Sir William Alexander

CCGS Sir William Alexander at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography (BIO)

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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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