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Pugwash in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
 

Pugwash Streetscapes

Our Harbour Our Heritage

 
 
Pugwash Streetscapes Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
1. Pugwash Streetscapes Marker
Inscription.

Historically, the main streets were lined with hotels, merchants, and services one would expect of a long-standing port village. The village endured seven devastating fires between 1877 to 1929 that permanently changed the street-scape forever.

[Historic Pugwash photos]

"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."
— Albert Einstein
 
Erected by Pugwash & Area Chamber of Commerce and Others.
 
Location. 45° 51.02′ N, 63° 39.807′ W. Marker is in Pugwash, Nova Scotia, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Water Street just north of Victoria Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 98 Water Street, Pugwash, Nova Scotia B0K 1L0, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Gathering of the Clans (within shouting distance of this marker); The Pugwash Conferences and Masonic Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); Nova Scotia Clayworks (within shouting distance of this marker); Pugwash Harbour (within shouting distance of this marker); World Wars Memorial

Pugwash Streetscapes Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
2. Pugwash Streetscapes Marker
(about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Evolution of Pugwash Industry (about 120 meters away); Pugwash Train Station 1961 (about 240 meters away); Pugwash Railway Station (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pugwash.
 
Also see . . .  Pugwash History. (Submitted on September 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. DisastersMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
 
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 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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