Shelburne, Yarmouth and Granville Ferry
Under the leadership of Col. Stephen Blucke, of the all-Black regiment the Black Pioneers, the land for the settlement of Port Roseway (present-day Shelburne) was cleared.
Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T
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
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