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Yarmouth in Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia — The Atlantic Provinces
 

Cape Forchu Lighthouse

 
 
Cape Forchu Lighthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 24, 2017
1. Cape Forchu Lighthouse Marker
Inscription.  

This replica was created and donated
to the citizens of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
from
Doug Koohtow, Holland Landing, Ontario
May 28, 2014

 
Erected 2014 by the Town of Yarmouth.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkMan-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Lighthouses series list.
 
Location. 43° 50.309′ N, 66° 7.187′ W. Marker is in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, in Yarmouth County. Marker is on Main Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker and model are on the Yarmouth Town Hall grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Main Street, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia B5A 1G2, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frost Park (here, next to this marker); First Yarmouth Mayor and Council (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Frost Park (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker);
Replica Cape Forchu Lighthouse and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 24, 2017
2. Replica Cape Forchu Lighthouse and Marker
East and West Camps, RCAF Station Yarmouth Nova Scotia (within shouting distance of this marker); Lost to the Sea (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Sarah Corning (about 90 meters away); Lost to the Sea / Perdus en Mer (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yarmouth.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Cape Forchu Lightstation. (Submitted on September 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Cape Forchu's Apple Core Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Cape Forchu's Apple Core Lighthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 2, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on August 22, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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