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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - John Stanley Plaskett 1865-1941 - Saanich, British Columbia, Canada

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Located at the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory at 5071 West Saanich Road in Saanich, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/7/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Buxton Settlement

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Also known as the Elgin Settlement, the CNHS plaque is located at the Buxton National Historic Site and Museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bon Echo

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 11/27/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Sir Charles Edmund Kingsmill - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Sir Charles Edmund Kingsmill was the Director of Canada's first standing navy from its founding in 1910 until 1920. Sir Charles Edmund Kingsmill fut directeur de la première marine permanente du pays, de sa fondation en 1910 jusqu’en 1920.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/16/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Sir Edward Belcher - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Edward Belcher was born in Halifax and entered the Royal Navy in 1812. He led the Franklin expedition and, in 1870, attained the rank of admiral. Né à Halifax, Edward Belcher entra dans la Marine royale en 1812. Il devint amiral in 1870.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/16/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Halifax Dockyard - Arsenal de Halifax - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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The royal dockyard, created in 1758, was formally transferred to Canada in 1910. Le premier arsenal royal, crée en 1758, fut officiellement remis au gouvernement canadien, en 1910.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/16/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - George Edward Watts - 1786-1860 - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Born in Halifax, Watts entered the Royal Navy in 1797 and was advanced to the rank of Vice-Admiral in 1856. Né à Halifax, Watts fut admis dans la Marine royale en 1797 et promu vice-amiral en 1856.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/16/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Sir George Augustus Westphal - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Sir George Augustus Westphal entered the Royal Navy in 1798 and was seriously wounded at Trafalgar aboard HMS VICTORY. Sir George Augustus Westphal entra dans la marine royale en 1798 et fut grièvement blessé à Trafalgar à bord du HMS VICTORY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/16/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Founding of the Canadian Naval Service - Création-du-service-navale-du-Canada - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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The Royal Canadian Navy was an important expression of autonomy at a critical time in Canada's development from colony to nation. La Marine royale du Canada permit au Canada d'affirmer son autonomie à un moment crucial de son histoire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/16/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Provo Wallis - Halifax, Nova-Scotia

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Provo Wallis joined the Royal Navy in 1804. He distinguished himself during the War of 1812 and became a full admiral in 1863. Provo Wallis entra dans la marine royale en 1804. Il se distingua durant la guerre de 1812 et fut promu amiral en 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/14/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Philip Westphal - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Philip Westphal joined the Royal Navy in 1794 and rose to the rank of Admiral in 1794. He died in Ryde, England. Philip Westphal entra dans la marine royale en 1794 et atteignit le rang d’amiral en 1866. Il mourut à Ryde en Angleterre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/13/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Sir John Wentworth - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Sir John Wentworth, born in New Hampshire, was appointed Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia in 1792. Sir John Wentworth, né au New Hampshire, fut nommé lieutenant-gouverneur de la Nouvelle-Écosse, en 1792.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/12/2013

last visited: 9/5/2014

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Government House - Hôtel-du-Gouverneur - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Constructed between 1799 and 1805, Goverment House is one of the oldest official residences in Canada. Constuite entre 1799 et 1805, l'Hôtel-du-Gouverneur est l'une des plus vieilles résidences officielles du pays.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/12/2013

last visited: 9/5/2014

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Old Burying Ground - Ancien-Cimetière - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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The Old Burying Ground bears silent witness to the complex cultural traditions of early British North America. L'Ancien-Cimetière est un témoin silencieux des traditions culturelles complexes du début de l'Amérique du Nord britannique.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/12/2013

last visited: 9/5/2014

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Halifax Court House - Palais-de-Justice-d'Halifax - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Since its completion in 1863, the Halifax Court house has housed both county and provincial courts. Depuis la fin de sa construction en 1863, le Palais de justice d'Halifax loge les cours du comté et de la province.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: 2/8/2014

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - William Alexander Henry - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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An ardent advocate of Confederation, William Alexander Henry attended the Charlottetown, Quebec and London Conferences. Père de la Confédération, William Alexander Henry assista aux Conférences de Charlottetown, de Québec et de Londres.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: 2/8/2014

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - "Richard Preston - Richard Preston (ca 1791-1861)" - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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The Reverend Richard Preston was a very influential figure in Nova Scotia's Black community. Le révérend Richard Preston fut une figure très influente de la communauté noire de la Nouvelle-Écosse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Black-Binney House - Maison Black-Binney - Halifax, Nova-Scotia

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Built by John Black in 1819, this house was occupied by the Anglican Bishop of Nova Scotia, the Rt. Rev. Hibbert Binney. Construite par John Black en 1819, cette maison fut occupé par l'évéque anglican de la province, le Très Révérend Hibbert Binney.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: 2/4/2014

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service - Service féminin de la Marine Royale du Canada - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Between 1942 and 1946, close to 7,000 volunteers enlisted in the WRCNS and served in 26 non-combatant occupations. De 1942 à 1946, près de 7 000 femmes s'enrôlèrent dans la Marine royale et occupèrent 26 métiers non reliés au combat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - St.George's Church - Église-St. George - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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St. George's Anglican Church is the only known Canadian church of this period to adopt the circular form. L'Église-Anglicane-St.George est sans doute la seule église canadienne de l'époque à adopter une forme circulaire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - First Marine Compound Engine - Première machine à vapeur compound de marine - Saint-John, New Brunswick

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The Reindeer, the first first vessel in the world propelled by a Compound Steam Engine, was designed by Benjamin Tibbets. Le Reindeer, le premier navire au monde propulsé par une machine à vapeur compound, fut conçus par Benjamin Tibbets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 11/7/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - First Steam Fog Horn - Première-corne-de-brume-à-vapeur - Saint-John, New Brunswick

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In 1859, Robert Foulis, of Saint John, N.B., installed the first steam fog horn on Partridge Island, Bay of Fundy. En 1859, Robert Foulis, de Saint John, N.B., installa la première-corne-de-brume-à-vapeur sur l'ile Partridge, dans la baie de Fundy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 11/7/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Loyalist House - Maison-Loyaliste - Saint-John, New Brunswick

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Constructed before 1820, Loyalist House is a well-preserved example of the homes built by prosperous United Empire Loyalists. Construite avant 1820, cette élégante demeure offre un bel exemple des maisons construites par de riches Loyalistes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 11/4/2013

last visited: 8/27/2014

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Saint John County Court House - Palais-de-Justice-du-Comté-de-Saint John - Saint-John, New Brunswick

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The Saint John County Court House was designed by Scottish-born architect John Cunningham and built between 1827 and 1829. Le palais-de-justice-du-comté-de-Saint John a été bâti d'après les plans de John Cunningham et construit entre 1827 et 1829.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 11/2/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Number 2 Mechanics' Volunteer Company Engine House - Saint-John, New Brunswick

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Erected in 1840, Number 2 Mechanics' Volunteer Company Engine House is a pioneer example of a firehall designed to house a volunteer brigade using manually drawn and operated pumper fire engines.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 11/1/2013

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Imperial Theatre - Théâtre-Impérial - Saint-John, New Brunswick

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Theatres similar to the Imperial, constructed between 1912 and 1930, were among the grandest built in Canada. Les théâtres de ce genre, construits entre 1912 et 1930, comptaient parmi les plus majestueux au Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 10/31/2013

last visited: 8/27/2014

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