Category Archives: National Historic Site

Fortress Louisbourg

Fortress Louisbourg on a snowy winter day

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Fortress of Louisbourg

A winter day at the Fortress of Louisbourg

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Frédéric Gate

Frédéric Gate, Fortress of Louisbourg

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Marconi National Historic Site of Canada

Marconi National Historic Site of Canada, Glace Bay

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Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

The Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site – Baddeck

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Fort Anne

A view of the Annapolis River and Basin from Fort Anne [pano file=”http://carlykb.com/360vr/h5/frtanne1.htm”]

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Baccaro Point Lighthouse

Baccaro Point Lighthouse Located on the east side Barrington Bay, 2 miles from Port Latour, Baccaro point is the most southerly point of mainland Nova Scotia. Baccaro is the oldest place name in Nova Scotia. It comes from the Basque … Continue reading

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Kejimkuk Lake

A panoramic view of Kejimkuk Lake – the second largest lake in Nova Scotia

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Nova Scotia Lighthouse – Point Prim

Point Prim Lighthouse

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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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