Nova Scotia Information

Canadian Genealogy and History Links
An truly amazing site with many many links to genealogy, history and culture
of all the Canadian Provinces.
You will want to bookmark this page!

Nova Scotia Genweb Project
A super award-winning site by Gail Edwards
All you could ever want to know about Nova Scotia
and a link to get you there!

Nova Scotia Archive Records Management
A Place For Research!

Guysborough County Genweb Project
A super site with many resources in Guysborough County

Nova Scotia Genealogy Resources by County
This link takes you directly to the Guysborough County files
You can also click on the county of your interest..

The History of Canso, Nova Scotia
Canso, Nova Scotia, location of A. N. Whitman and Sons, a thriving shipping business empire of the 1800's

The Transatlantic Cable Story
Be sure to check out the link to Local History

The Transatlantic Cable in Canso,
Nova Scotia: Historical Timeline (scroll down to get the timeline)

A Timeline Chart of the History of Canso and the Transatlantic Cable

Whitman's Wharf Bed and Breakfast
Whitman's Wharf Bed and Breakfast, owned by Elizabeth Measures is a wonderful place to stay in Canso, NS. I stayed there in 2005 when I attended the Stan Rogers Folk Festival. I had an elegant time. :)

The Whitman House in Canso
When in Canso, be sure to visit Martha Kavanaugh to see the wonderful
collection of Whitman items in this fine old house built by C. H. Whitman.

Shipbuilding in the Maritimes
Types of ships built in the Maritimes and the methods used

Bryan Keddy's Family Tree
Great new web page focusing on Halifax
by Bryan Keddy

Virtual Tour of Nova Scotia
This NEW LINK to the Nova Scotian government tourism site will take you touring on some scenic trails throughout the province. Try it out... it's neat!
Hint: Hit the "Start the Show" button at the bottom of the page to begin.

Nova Scotia's "Electronic Attic"
Nova Scotia's Electronic Attic... can you stand it?
Ivan Smith's *very interesting* site FILLED with links to wonderful NS things!

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