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Truro in Colchester County, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
 

Old Provincial Normal College

1877-78

 
 
Old Provincial Normal College Heritage Property Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2017
1. Old Provincial Normal College Heritage Property Markers
Inscription.

Town of Truro
Registered Heritage Property

Nova Scotia
Provincial Heritage Property


 
Location. 45° 21.854′ N, 63° 16.722′ W. Marker is in Truro, Nova Scotia, in Colchester County. Marker is on Prince Street just east of Young Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 752 Prince Street, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 1G9, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 5 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Centennial of Presbyterian Church Formation in Canada (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); First Presbyterian/United Church (about 150 meters away); Truro Post Office / Le Bureau de Poste de Truro (about 180 meters away); The Lumber Jack, circa 1900 (about 240 meters away); First Landing (approx. 3.5 kilometers away).
 
Regarding Old Provincial Normal College. The building serves as headquarters for the Colchester-East Hants Public Library system.
 
Also see . . .
1. Old Provincial Normal College Canadian Register Statement of Significance. (Submitted on September 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Provincial Normal College History at Alumni Association of the Nova Scotia Teachers College Webpage
Old Provincial Normal College Entrance and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2017
2. Old Provincial Normal College Entrance and Markers
. (Submitted on September 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 137-year-old time capsule removed from Old Normal College (2014). (Submitted on September 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Former Provincial Normal College image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 27, 2017
3. Former Provincial Normal College
North elevation
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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