Point Pleasant Battery - Halifax, NS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CrazyDiamond709
N 44° 37.085 W 063° 34.073
20T E 454945 N 4940682
Quick Description: This is the Point Pleasant Battery located in Point Pleasant Park.
Location: Nova Scotia, Canada
Date Posted: 11/13/2011 2:33:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMD3E8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member snaik
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Long Description:
Point Pleasant Battery is one of the many historic military installations in and around Halifax and is one of the oldest fortification batteries. Though Point Pleasant Battery was first constructed in 1762, what is visible today dates mostly from the early 20th century. The battery, just west of Point Pleasant, was damaged in 1895 and was falling into the sea. It was moved further along the Northwest Arm shore.

Also see my Prince of Wales Tower - Halifax, Nova Scotia waymark only a few minutes walk away.
Era: Pre-Napoleonic

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