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Local history of Ship Harbour by Clare Palmer

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  • 1938

This history is a discrete item and was written by Clare Palmer in 1938 when she was about thirteen years old. It was likely part of a school assignment as there appears to be a comment written by the teacher on the last page. In his or her commen...

  • Accession number: 2013.013
  • Eastern Shore Tourist Association Route 7 Marine Highway brochure

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    • ca. 1960- 1980

    This item is a brochure produced by the Eastern Shore Tourist Association, featuring information on the Route 7 Marine Highway, a scenic route that forms part of the Trunk 7 highway and stretches from Dartmouth to Canso, skirting the Atlantic coas...

  • Accession number: 2013.018
  • Lots Near Western Side of DesBarres Grant by Mill Brook, 1845

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    • 1845

    Original hand drawn map of Mill Brook, Colchester County. Granted lots near border of western side of DesBarres Grant including family names: Halliday, George, Swan, Clark, Pugh, Oliver. Stamped with a seal visible on paper - appears to belong wit...

  • 88.14
  • Grant Map, East Folly Mountain, 1868

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    • 1868

    Topographic map of East Folly Mountain area showing Wallace River, East Branch River, Pines Brook, Totten Brook, divided lots with owner names including Fleming, McLain, Slack, Forsyth, Patten, Crowell, Barnhill, Archibald, Duncan, McNutt and Faul...

  • 92.246.1
  • Early Township Map of Truro, 1788

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    • 1788

    Map shows Truro Township along the Salmon River, including the first main roads of the Town. Includes grantee lots and owner names with inset of Birch Island in Upper Village.

  • 93.40.1a
  • Plan of New Marsh, Lower Village, 1901

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    • 1901

    An original hand drawn map of the New Marsh, Lower Village (aka: Lower Truro, Colchester County, NS), showing numbered lots of land with owner names and acreage. Shows New Dyke Road, Soley's Creek, Cobequid Bay, Savage's Island and existing marsh ...

  • 2005.41.1
  • A Plan of Lands in Folly Village, 1850

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    • 1850

    Original hand drawn map of A Plan of Lands in Folly Village, surveyed by Donald Urquhart, Dep. Sur., January 9, 1850.Shows Colchester County land lots, owner names and directional measurements. Note: Map 2011.62.8 is very similar but has a few dif...

  • 2011.62.9
  • Plan of Messers Staples Farms in Onslow, 1871

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    • 1871

    Original hand drawn map which shows the property boundaries of land to be divided between 4 sons - James, William, Wilson and John Staples - heirs of William Staples Sr. of Onslow, NS., 1871.Edward Higgins, Thomas Chisholm and Alexander Barnhill s...

  • 2011.81.1
  • Truro Street Map, 1900

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    • [1900]

    Original hand drawn map of downtown Truro, 1900.Shows Salmon River and named streets only.

  • 2019.7.2
  • Plan of New Road at East Earltown, 1884

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    • 1884

    1 original hand drawn map showing new proposed road as continuation of Gunn's Road, connecting from West Branch Road to River John Road and the properties it will cross (McKay, Munroe, McBain and Langille's). Surveyed by Gilbert Sutherland Feb. 11...

  • 2019.45.1
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