Category Archives: History

Northeast Harbour Church Memories

Have you ever stepped back into the past or experienced a moment from years ago? Back in November of last year I had the wonderful opportunity to visit the old Trinity United Church in Northeast Harbour, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia, … Continue reading

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Shelburne Pride

Last week, on Thursday, July 17, 2014, shortly after 12 noon, the little town of Shelburne proudly raised a pride flag and came into the 21st Century. A crowd of people along with Shelburne Town Council members gathered under a, … Continue reading

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Shelburne’s New “Picnic” Dory

This morning at the Shelburne waterfront, spectators lined the shore to watch the launching of the new “picnic” dory. This dory is the creation of local boat designer Paul Gartside and master dory builder Milford Buchanan. It was built to … Continue reading

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Dexter’s Esso – End of an Era

In a short while this central intersection will never look the same. So, I had to take a photo to share. Many will miss Johnny’s ready smile and quick service as they stopped for a fuel up. Congratulations Johnny and … Continue reading

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Re-enactors Bring Ross Thompson House to Life

November 17, 2012 was a very special day at the Ross Thompson House Museum in Shelburne, NS. Members of the Re-enactment Association, along with some visiting re-enactors from the Halifax area, spent the day at the museum churning butter, making … Continue reading

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