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Originally started as a site for Nova Scotia historic heritage properties, it has been expanded to be a site for cataloguing and increasing awareness of heritage properties in Atlantic Canada, home of Canada's oldest settlements.
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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesFirst Community Cemetery - St George, NB

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Also known as St. Mark's Cemetery or the Anglican Church Cemetery, this cemetery stands immediately east of St. Mark's Anglican Church.

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location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/26/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesAlbert Manufacturing Co. Office - Hillsborough, NB

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Originally the office building for the village's major employer, this building is today the Hillsborough Municipal Office and Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesNew Brunswick Railway Museum - Hillsborough, NB

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A town with quite an interesting history, Hillsborough was chosen as the location for the New Brunswick Railway Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/23/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesSteeves House - Hillsborough, NB

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A native of Hillsborough, William Henry Steeves was another of our Fathers of Confederation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/23/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesAcadien Battle Field - Hillsborough, NB

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Marking a victory by the Acadians over British forces at Petitcodiac in New Brunswick, this monument stands along Main Street in Hillsborough, not far distant from the location of the battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/23/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesSaint John River - Fredericton, NB

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Not quite as important economically as it has been in the past, the Saint John River continues to flow through Fredericton, oblivious of its declining importance to the city's well being.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/17/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesStella Maris Convent - Pictou, NS

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Begun in 1876, construction on this Second Empire styled brick and sandstone convent school was completed in 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 4/16/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesAuberge Walker Inn - Pictou, NS

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An interesting old building, the Walker Inn has, over the years, housed a large and eclectic series of businesses and services.

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location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 4/12/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesGuysborough Court House Museum - Guysborough, NS

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The Guysborough Courthouse is one of 13 nineteenth century courthouses which still stand in Nova Scotia. It is the third oldest, only the Tusket and Annapolis Royal courthouses being older, with the Barrington courthouse being the same age.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 4/8/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesIntercolonial Railway Station - Tatamagouche, NS

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Erected in 1887 by the Intercolonial Railway, the Tatamagouche Railway Station is one of the oldest standing railway stations in Canada.

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location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 4/5/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesGarden of the Gulf Museum - Montague, PEI

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One of only three built by the federal government on PEI in the 1880s, this building served Montague as a post office from 1888 to 1954. It is associated with three well known architects; Thomas Fuller, David Stirling and William Critchlow Harris.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 4/1/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesKings County Courthouse - Georgetown, PEI

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One of the finest sandstone buildings on Prince Edward Island, the cornerstone of the Kings County Courthouse was laid July 20, 1887 to commemorate Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee. It was designed by renowned PEI architect William Critchlow Harris.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 4/1/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage Properties100.5 Water Street - Charlottetown, PEI

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Also known as the Dr. J. McMillan Veterinary Office, this was a later addition to an 1834 building. Added on in 1915, this brick faced wooden addition retains the large double doors used to allow entrance for the larger patients.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/27/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesPeake House - Charlottetown, PEI

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Known to Historic Places Canada by its address of 50 Water Street, the Peake House was built for well known banker, shipbuilder, ship owner and merchant James Ellis Peake in 1835-36.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/26/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesPeake-Carvell Building - Charlottetown, PEI

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This, the Peake-Carvell Building, and the Peake House on Water Street were both built by (or for) banker, shipbuilder, ship owner, politician and merchant James Ellis Peake are the only two on the block which remain from their era.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/26/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesNew Caledonian Curling Club - Pictou, NS

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The second oldest in Nova Scotia and the third oldest in Canada, "New" Caledonian is not all that new.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 3/23/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesPictou Iron Foundry - Pictou, NS

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Built in 1955 by a Scots iron monger, the foundry's three buildings may comprise the oldest remaining iron foundry in Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 3/22/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesOld Port Medway Cemetery - Port Medway, NS

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The Old Port Medway Cemetery was the first public burial ground established in the community of Port Medway. Long out of use, the final burial took place in the cemetery in 1938.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesCustoms House - Charlottetown, PEI

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This building was first a bank, built for about £3,000 by the Bank of Prince Edward Island in 1867-68.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/19/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesLongworth House - Charlottetown, PEI

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Originally owned by James Peake, the wealthiest ship builder/owner of the town, the first house on this property was purchased from him by Robert Longworth in 1838. After the 1857 fire this house was built by him in 1858 as its replacement.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/19/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesIslander Newspaper Office - Charlottetown, PEI

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It was from this building that the news of the day in Charlottetown emanated from 1847 until the retirement of the editor of "The Islander" newspaper in 1873. Later in the 1870s, "The Examiner" also called this building home for a time.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/17/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesGainsford House - Charlottetown, PEI

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Built of brick in 1832 to 1834 by the wife of the owner of a brickyard, this building was the only one in the area to survive the 1857 fire which razed the rest of the block.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/17/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesBonded Warehouse - Charlottetown, PEI

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If you look closely at the photo below you'll see heavy iron shutters on the windows, similar to ones sometimes found on jails. These, however, were meant to keep people out, on in, as the building held mountains of booze for much of its life.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/16/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage Properties124 Prince Street, Charlottetown, PEI

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This is the west half of the building at 120-124 Prince Street, built for baker and merchant John Quirk in 1872. The building is now two Halifax Regional Municipality heritage properties, each address receiving individual recognition.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/15/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage Properties120 Prince Street, Charlottetown, PEI

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Built in 1872 for a baker come merchant, this brick Italianate Commercial building was his home and shop for a time until he sold it. The building is now a Halifax Regional Municipality heritage property.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 3/15/2016

last visited: never

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