Whitney Pier and Granville Ferry
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.
Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S
St. Philip's African Orthodox Church is located on Hankard Street in the area of Sydney, Cape Breton known as Whitney Pier.
34 Hankard St
Whitney Pier, Nova Scotia B1N 2C2
Additonal Toursim Resources
African Nova Scotian Directory - Google Local Guide
African Nova Scotian Tourism Guide
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