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Pugwash in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
 

The Gathering of the Clans

Our Harbour Our Heritage

 
 
The Gathering of the Clans Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
1. The Gathering of the Clans Marker
Inscription.

All of the community celebrations culminate on Water Street. Canada Day has been celebrated in Pugwash since 1951 with festivities called "The Gathering of the Clans" paying homage to some of its founding settlers. This is also the reason many of the street signs are in Gaelic.

[Historic Pugwash photos]
 
Erected by Pugwash & Area Chamber of Commerce and Others.
 
Location. 45° 51.005′ N, 63° 39.797′ W. Marker is in Pugwash, Nova Scotia, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Water Street and Victoria Street, on the right when traveling north on Water Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 82 Water Street, Pugwash, Nova Scotia B0K 1L0, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pugwash Streetscapes (within shouting distance of this marker); The Pugwash Conferences and Masonic Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); World Wars Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Nova Scotia Clayworks (within shouting distance of this marker); Pugwash Harbour (within shouting distance of this marker); Evolution of Pugwash Industry

The Gathering of the Clans Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
2. The Gathering of the Clans Marker
On wall above flower planter
(about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Pugwash Train Station 1961 (about 210 meters away); Pugwash Railway Station (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pugwash.
 
Also see . . .  Gathering of the Clans. (Submitted on September 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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