Dartmouth (N.S.)

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Authorized form of name

Dartmouth (N.S.)

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Other form(s) of name

  • City of Dartmouth

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History

A settlement was founded at Dartmouth, N.S. in 1750. The community continued to grow and in April 1873 it was incorporated as a town. In 1961 it annexed several of its suburban areas and became a city, by An Act Relating to the City of Dartmouth, Statutes of Nova Scotia. In 1996 Dartmouth became part of the Halifax Regional Municipality.

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Related entity

Dartmouth (N.S.) School Committee ([before 1886] -)

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hierarchical

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Dartmouth (N.S.) School Committee

is the subordinate of

Dartmouth (N.S.)

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Dartmouth (N.S.) Municipal/City Court (1873 - [between 1978 and 1985?])

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Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Dartmouth (N.S.) Municipal/City Court

is the subordinate of

Dartmouth (N.S.)

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Dartmouth (N.S.) Town/City Clerk-Treasurer's Office (1873 - 1996)

Identifier of the related entity

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Dartmouth (N.S.) Town/City Clerk-Treasurer's Office

is the subordinate of

Dartmouth (N.S.)

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HRM Archives

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RAD 24.3E1

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Sources

Source: Place Names and Places of Nova Scotia, Public Archives of Nova Scotia, 1967;

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