Grand Pré in Kings County, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
Grand Pre Marsh Body
Location. 45° 6.657′ N, 64° 18.553′ W. Marker is in Grand Pré, Nova Scotia, in Kings County. Marker is at the intersection of Grand Pré Road and Miner Road, on the right when traveling north on Grand Pré Road. Sign is at entrance to the dykeland area on Grand Pré Road and all roads past the entrance are private roads. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grand Pré, Nova Scotia B0P 1M0, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Expulsion of the Acadians (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Statue of Evangeline (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Grand-Pré Rural Historic District (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Landscape of Grand Pré/ le Payage de Grand Pré Site de l'école Acacia Villa/Site of Acacia Villa School (approx. 1.9 kilometers away); Acacia Villa School (approx. 1.9 kilometers away); Horton Landing Cross (approx. 2.4 kilometers away).
Regarding Grand Pre Marsh Body. The Acadians had begun the filing process one hundred years earlier. After the English expelled them, farmers from New England came in 1760 and continued the process gradually diking in all the land between coast and a nearby island to the north.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 3, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.