Dartmouth in Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
Shubenacadie Canal, Port Wallace
Erected by Shubenacadie Canal Commission.
Location. 44° 42.475′ N, 63° 33.221′ W. Marker is in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, in Halifax Regional Municipality. Marker can be reached from John Brenton Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30 John Brenton Drive, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2X, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Benching - An early construction technique (within shouting distance of this marker); Summit of the Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); The Forge (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); One of the mysteries yet to be solved… (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Deep Cut (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Navvies Dwelling (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Canal Shubenacadie Canal (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Official Groundbreaking 1829 (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dartmouth.
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Also see . . . Shubenacadie Canal - Wikipedia. The Shubenacadie Canal is a Canadian canal in central Nova Scotia, linking Halifax Harbour with the Bay of Fundy by way of the Shubenacadie River and Shubenacadie Grand Lake. Begun in 1826, it was not completed until 1861 and was closed in 1871. (Submitted on October 14, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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