Listings in Employment, Communities and Registered African Nova Scotian Historic Places

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474 Highway 16, RR#1, Monastery, Nova Scotia B0H 1W0, Canada
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.
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Pictou, Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K, Canada
In the 1760s, enslaved Africans arrived with Philadelphia Planters in the Pictou area and settled on what became known as the Philadelphia Grant.
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Birchtown, Birchtown, Nova Scotia B0T, Canada
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.
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19 Simcoe Pl , Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 1H2, Canada
VINYSOFT is a Canadian-based software development company that provides businesses worldwide with custom technology solutions.
Hassett, Hassett, Nova Scotia B0W, Canada
Weymouth Falls / Southville (Danvers) / Hassett
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Three Mile Plains, Three 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).
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Isaac's Harbour, Isaac's Harbour, Nova Scotia B0H, Canada
As you travel along Highway 7 from Dartmouth towards Guysborough you will pass Isaac’s Harbour, which is named for Isaac Webb, an early Black settler in the community.
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North Sydney, North Sydney, Nova Scotia B2A, Canada
In the early 1900s many immigrants came to Cape Breton as laborers to work for the Dominion Iron and Steel Company.
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New Waterford, New Waterford, Nova Scotia B1H, Canada
Many of the African Nova Scotian men who lived in Cape Breton were also employed as miners.
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Liverpool, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T, Canada
The history of the community of Liverpool is a long one. Most families originally settled at Mersey Point, previously known as Black Point.
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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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