Beechville (Formerly Beech Hill)

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Beechville, Beechville, Nova Scotia B3T , Canada
Beechville (Formerly Beech Hill)
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Beechville (Formerly Beech Hill)

Beechville, Beechville, Nova Scotia B3T , Canada

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Settled by Black Refugees from the War of 1812, Beechville (formerly known as Beech Hill) can be found just off Highway 3.

NS Archives document: "Petition of the coloured people settlers at Beech Hill near Halifax" http://ow.ly/hgKzg

Settled by Black Refugees from the War of 1812, Beechville (formerly known as Beech Hill) can be found just off Highway 3. Award-winning documentary filmmaker Dr. Sylvia Hamilton was born and raised in Beechville.

Source:
African Nova Scotian Tourism Guide
Historical Black Settlements in Nova Scotia (Google Map)

Location

Beechville, Beechville, Nova Scotia B3T , Canada
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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

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