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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 PropertiesGreenville Church Cemetery - Greenville, NS

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This simple meeting house style church building was built in 1853 by, and for, the black community of Greenville. For lack of any other one, the cemetery was begun at essentially the same time.

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location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/2/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesYarmouth County Museum - Yarmouth, NS

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Lightning is once again responsible for the presence of this building, as it was lightning which destroyed the older wood frame church which once stood on the same spot.

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location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/2/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesGreenville United Baptist Church - Greenville, NS

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This simple meeting house style church building was built in 1853 by, and for, the black community of Greenville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/2/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesGolden Horse Fountain - Yarmouth, NS

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This is the first of three fountains that were ultimately donated to the town of Yarmouth and mounted along Main Street. Given its uniqueness, it has been much photographed and has become somewhat of a symbol of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/31/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesLewis Fountain - Yarmouth, NS

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This fountain is just one block east of the Yarmouth waterfront, the location of many of the businesses in which the donor of the fountain was involved.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/31/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesLovitt House - Yarmouth, NS

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This house is a local landmark, primarily for its striking three storey tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/31/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesHoly Trinity Rectory - Yarmouth, NS

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The Holy Trinity Rectory stands immediately adjacent to Holy Trinity Anglican Church, on its north side, on the corner of William and Forest Street.

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location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/31/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesLawson House - Yarmouth, NS

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This late Victorian house was built for newspaper man and local historian J. Murray Lawson, son of the founder of “The Herald” newspaper, in 1897-1898.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/31/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesHoly Trinity Anglican Church - Yarmouth, NS

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Consecrated on August 4, 1872 with a congregation of more than 800 parishioners and others present, this striking brick church became available for use 79 years after Yarmouth's first Episcopal/Anglican Church, which opened circa 1793.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/30/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesHoly Trinity Anglican Parish Hall - Yarmouth, NS

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Designed by English trained architect, Rev. John Roy Campbell, this Parish Hall was built in 1873, 80 years after the formation of the Parish of Yarmouth and Tusket.

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location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/30/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesWesley United Church - Barrington Head, NS

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Built as a Methodist Church, this was a United church for nearly 90 years. Still a meeting place, the building has been repurposed into a community centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/30/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesArgyle Township Court House Archives - Tusket, NS

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Built in 1877, the Tusket Methodist Church was the 4th church to be built in the village of Tusket. It has also been a United Church and a Seventh Day Adventist Church, and is now home to the Argyle Municipality Historical and Genealogical Society.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/29/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesTusket Court House - Tusket, NS

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The oldest court house and gaol in Canada, the Tusket Court House was completed in 1805. In total, courts of various levels had been held in this building for 140 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/29/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesOld Court House - Barrington Head, NS

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Originally known as the Town House and Lock-up, this building wasn't used as a courthouse until 1854.

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location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/29/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesOld Meeting House - Barrington Head, NS

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Built in 1765 by the Congregationalist fishermen and farmers from Cape Cod, called Planters, this meeting house is a classic example of meeting houses once found throughout New England and Atlantic Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/29/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesSalmon Fish Ladder - St. George, NB

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Yes, this is really a fish ladder and it is really a New Brunswick Historic Place. Why?...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/28/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesSt. Andrews United Baptist Church - St Andrews, NB

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Having a somewhat novel design, this Baptist church has been hosting services for 150 years as of 2015.

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location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesPresbyterian Kirk - St. George, NB

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Opened in 1790, this Kirk is the oldest Presbyterian church in continuous use in Canada.

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location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesAll Saints Anglican Church - Saint Andrews, NB

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Consecrated on Halloween of 1867, this large wooden church was the second Anglican church to be built in Saint Andrews, the first also being the first church in Saint Andrews.

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location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesChurch of England Cemetery - Saint Andrews, NB

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The Church of England Cemetery was the first in St Andrews, serving all denominations until 1824, when the Presbyterians created a cemetery at their new church, Greenock Church, nearby.

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location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesGreenock Church - Saint Andrews, NB

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The old wooden Greenock (AKA Greenoch) Church was built in the years 1821 to 1824, combining the American meeting house form with the British Palladian style.

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location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/26/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesWalton Lighthouse - Walton, NS

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The Walton Lighthouse was built in 1873, shining its kerosene lamp (later electrified) out to Minas Basin in the Bay of Fundy for over 100 years, before being decommissioned in the late 1970s.

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location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/26/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesSt. Mark's Anglican Church - Kensington, PEI

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Consecrated June 9, 1888 this is one of the few surviving board and batten clad churches in PEI. Its designer was the renowned William Critchlow Harris.

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location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 7/23/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesKensington Railway Station - Kensington, PEI

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It seems that "third time was a charm" for the town of Kensington when it came to their railway depots.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/22/2015

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesFormer Summerside Railway Station - Summerside, PEI

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The railway arrived in Summerside in the 1870s, and with it a brand new railway station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 7/22/2015

last visited: never

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