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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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Founder’s Days 2013

The 30th anniversary of Founder’s Days began today on the Shelburne Waterfront. Lots of music, food and, of course, reenactors…or at least people in period garb joining in the fun. There was even a very distinguished gentleman who stopped by … Continue reading

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Churning Up the Heat

You’ve seen the serious photos in the previous post. However, things were not all humdrum in the Ross Thompson House kitchen last Saturday as one would think. One of the maids, for the benefit of this photographer, decided to “churn” … 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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