Results in Southville, Weymouth, Five Mile Plains, Antigonish, Monastery and Granville Ferry

Showing 11 of 11 results
Antigonish, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G , Canada
First settlers to this region were Black Loyalists. In 1787, Thomas Brownspriggs and 74 other Black Loyalist families were granted 3,000 acres of land in what is known today as East Tracadie, Antigonish County.
Is this your listing?
Five Mile Plains, Five Mile Plains, Nova Scotia B0N , Canada
Early enslaved African settlers arrived with New England Planters from Rhode Island, who took over lands following the expulsion of the Acadians (1755).
Is this your listing?
in Museums
in Museums
4668 Nova Scotia Trunk 1, Weymouth, Nova Scotia B0W 3T0 , Canada
Since its deconsecration in 1977 the church has been taken over by the Weymouth Historical Society, which operates a museum within the old church.
Is this your listing?
Delaps Cove, Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S , Canada
The Black settlers of this area came primarily in the 18th century. Former Canadian “Snow Bird” instructor and pilot, retired Canadian Air Force Major Walter Peters, hails from Litchfield.
Is this your listing?
Granville Ferry, Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S , Canada
Come view the commemorative plaque to Rev. Richard Preston, founder of the African United Baptist Association in 1854.
Is this your listing?
474 Highway 16, RR#1, Monastery, Nova Scotia B0H 1W0 , Canada
(902) 232-3495
Tracadie United Baptist Church located in Monastery, Nova Scotia was planted in 1787 because the vast majority of early Loyalist, Maroon, and Immigrant settlers in the region, were denied the freedom to worship or be baptized in a local church.
Is this your listing?
(902) 232-3495
824 Weymouth Falls Road, Weymouth, Nova Scotia B02 3T0 , Canada
Is this your listing?
Southville, Southville, Nova Scotia B0W , Canada
Distance from Metro Halifax 269 km (2 hr 50 min) Settled in 1784, Weymouth Falls is the birthplace of legendary boxer Sam Langford, the “Boston Terror” (1881–1956).
Is this your listing?
Monastery, Monastery, Nova Scotia B0H , Canada
First settlers to this region were Black Loyalists.
Is this your listing?
4575 Main St., Weymouth, Nova Scotia B0W 3T0 , Canada
Join us for a free screening of Africville: Can’t Stop Now on February 17th at 11am at Sissiboo Landing in Weymouth, Nova Scotia. We’d love to see you!
When Mon From 02/17/2020 to 02/17/2020 11:00 am
71 Hawthorne St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 1A6 , Canada
The Department of Sociology is excited to announce that Robyn Maynard will deliver the 10th annual Dr. Agnes Calliste African Heritage Lecture.
When Thu From 02/06/2020 to 02/06/2020 7:00 pm

Additonal Toursim Resources
African Nova Scotian Directory - Google Local Guide
African Nova Scotian Tourism Guide
Africville Story Map
Destination Liberty: Your guide to Black Historic Travel Destinations in Nova Scotia
Historical Black Settlements in Nova Scotia (Google Map)
Jamaican Maroons in Halifax: A Black Canadian History Guide
Nova Scotia Toursim: Discover African Nova Scotia

Download our App

Use your location to explore