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Cape Forchu in Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
 

Bell

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

This Bell
was donated to
Friends of the
Yarmouth Light Society
by Bay Ferries.
It was located on
the whaft in Yarmouth
and used to help guide
the ferry during times
of thick fog or heavy snow.

 
Erected by the Friends of the Yarmouth Light Society.
 
Location. 43° 47.672′ N, 66° 9.32′ W. Marker is in Cape Forchu, Nova Scotia, in Yarmouth County. Touch for map. Marker is at the Cape Forchu Lightstation. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1856 Nova Scotia Route 304, Cape Forchu, Nova Scotia B5A 4A7, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ballard [sic - Bollard] (here, next to this marker); The Power of the Sea (a few steps from this marker); In Dire Need of a Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Cape Forchu's Guiding Light (within shouting distance of this marker); M.V. Bluenose Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker); Phare Cap-Forchu / Cape Forchu Lightstation (within shouting distance of this marker); Lost to the Sea / Perdus en Mer (within shouting distance of this marker); A Diverse Fishery (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cape Forchu.
 
Also see . . .
Bell and Ballard and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Bell and Ballard and Markers
Cape Forchu Lighthouse in background
 The History of the Cape Forchu Lightstation. (Submitted on August 20, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels
 
Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 24, 2017
3. Bell
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 157 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 20, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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