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Historique de
New Minas

Grand-Pré Guided tour

 

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Morris, 1748

Sites of interests
with their GPS coordinates

Descriptions-Sources
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Grand-Pré sites
Grand-Pré      
Grand-Pré National historic site
interpretation centre
N 45°06.524' W 064°18.584'
E 0396968 N 4995863
public historic site
Aboiteau found on 19 may 2006
N 45°07.107' W 064°18.562'
E 0397015 N 4996943
private
Wickwire dyke North-West end  N 45°07.404' W 064°20.011'  
public road
Evangeline beach early 1800 dyke  N 45°08.274' W 064°17.523'   car up to Little Island
Little Island  N 45°08.207' W 064°17.332'    
Boot Island
N 45°08'W064°16'
 

National wildlife

       
       
       
Horton Landing [Pointe Noire] Vieux Logis/ digue Grand-Pré-est
Croix de la Déportation
N 45°06.793' W 064°16.742'
E 0399391 N 4996323
public site
Cairn Planters
N 45°06.796' W 064°16.778'
E 0399344 N 4996330
public site
Digue acadienne intacte (ext. Est)
N 45°07.337' W 064°16.083'
E 0399091 N 4997335

private
visible from Horton dyke

Digue acadienne intacte (ext. Ouest)
N 45°07.359' W 064°17.113'
E 0398922 N 4997378
private
       
       
 
 
Rivière St-Antoine [Cornwallis], Greenwich, New Minas, Port Williams
Port-Williams      
Boudreau bank Cairn
N 45°06.134' W 064°22.925'
E0391264 N 4995237
public monument
New-Minas      
New-Minas General      
Lockhart brook dam
N 45°04.271' W 064°26.994'
E 0385868 N 4991880
Public N-Minas
Ravine trail
Acadian and/or Mik'mak Cemetery
N 45°04.500' W 064°26.800'
E 0386130 N 4992300
south of Oak I.
Village of New Minas
Cellar (1) west of Jones Road
*N 45°04.382' W 064°27.151'*
   
Cellar (2-3) north of Lockhart Drive
*N 45°04.342' W 064°26.962'*
   
Cellar (4) south of Lockhart Drive
*N 45°04.271' W 064°26.994'*
   
Cellar (5) south of Lockhart Drive
*N 45°04.271' W 064°26.941'*
   
Cellar (6) north of Lockhart Drive
*N 45°06.361' W 064°26.847'*
   
Old Dyke south of the cemetry
*N 45°04.446' W 064°26.800'*
   
       
French Road north of Lockhart Park
N 45°04.649' W 064°26.180'
E 0386948 N 4992562
private. north of Lockhart park
Orchard north of Lockhart Park
N 45°04.653' W 064°26.098'
E 0387056 N 4992566
private. north of Lockhart park
Cellar north of Lockhart Park.
N 45°04.688' W 064°26.068'
E 0387095 N 4992632
private. north of Lockhart park
Apple trees north of Lockhart Park

N 45°04.666' W 064°26.046'

E 0387124 N 4992590
private. north of Lockhart park
White Rock Fort      
Kentville      
George Terry's house
N 45°04.530' W 064°29.307'
  229 Main St
Elderkin brook
N 45°04.291' W 064°28.620'
  Fed. Experimental farm
Greenwich      
Noggins Mill, Neary brook
N 45°04.992' W 064°24.467'
E 0389205 N 4993157
Noggins Historic trail. welcome
Noggins cellar, Neary brook
N 45°05.027' W 064°24.448'
E 0389232 N 4993221
Noggins Historic trail. welcome
Noggins filled cellar, Neary brook
N 45°05.012' W 064°24.464'
E 0389210 N 4993194
Noggins Historic trail. welcome
Forsyth willows, Tannery brook
N 45°04.878' W 064°23.770'
E 0380116 N 4992930
private
Forsyth two cellars, Tannery brook
N 45°04.762' W 064°23.643'
E 0390280 N 4992713
private
Forsyth field, 2 cellars, Tannery brook
N 45°04.990' W 064°23.786'
E 0390099 N 4993137
private
Forsyth "Dad", cellar, Tannery brook, Old Post rd
N 45°05.079' W 064°23.587'
E 0390363 N 4993297
private
 
 
 
 
 
  
  
 
  
  
  
 
  
  
  
 
Rivière Gaspereau
Avonport Cellar One N 45°06.233' W 064°15.584' E 0400894 N 4995263
private
Avonport Cellar Two N 45°06.170' W 064°15.631' E 0400830 N 4995146
private
Avonport Cellar Three & Four      
Oak Island      
Curry Brook site      
Wallbrook site      
Gaspereau (Melanson)      
       
       
Rivière aux Vieux Habitants [Habitant], Canning, Kingsport
 Habitants General      
 Le fjord de la rivière aux Vieux Habitants      
       
       
       
Rivière Pereau, Blomindon
Pereau General information      
 Pereau old house  N 45°10.650' W 064°24.120'    
 Blomidon      
Upper Pereau 1775 Cemetery  N 45°11.256' W 064°24.633'    
       
Rivière aux Canards
General information & global maps      
Fjord de la Rivière-aux-Canards      
earliest aboiteau (Sheffield Creek)
N 45°07.288' W 064°29.092'
E 0383218 N 4997516 
public road
aboiteau Canards# 1 (Steam Mill v.)
N 45°06.562' W 064°30.804' 
E 0380948 N 4996214
public road
aboiteau Canards#2 (Upper Dyke)
N 45°06.622' W 064°29.390' 
E 0382805 N 4996290 
public road
aboiteau Canards#3 (MiddleDyke)
N 45°06.747' W 064°28.704' 
E 0383708 N 4996506 
public road
aboiteau Canards#4 (Grande-Digue)
N 45°07.336' W 064°26.337'
E 0386830 N 4997540 
public road
Wellington dyke
N 45°07.617' W 064°24.228'
E 0389604 N 4998011
public road
Chipman corner Cemetery
(église St-Joseph près Gesner)
N 45°06.200' W 064°28.548' 
E 0383894 N 4995489 
cemetery
Église ou moulin près Grande-Digue
*N45°07.725' W 064°24.339'*
 
public road
moulin à vent riv. aux Canards
  
  
 
aboiteau McGowan brook
N 45°07.668' W 064°27.267' 
E 0385622 N 4998177 
public road
Canard-McGowan(1)
 
*E 0385293 N 4998258*
private
Canard-McGowan(2)
 
*E 0385255 N 4998293*
private
Canard-McGowan(3)
 
*E 0385102 N 4998917*
private
Canard-McGowan(4)
 
*E 0385187 N 4998917*
private
Canard-McGowan(5)
 
*E 0385266 N 4998890*
private
Canard-McGowan(6)
 
*E 0385021 N 4998958*
private
Canard-McGowan(7)
 
*E 0385269 N 4998687*
private
Canard-McGowan(8)
 
*E 0385242 N 4998565*
private
Acadian treasure (Church street)
  
  
 High water sign on 358
N 45°07.239' W064°26.266' 
 E 0386920 N 4997359
public road
     
     
     
Pisiguit [Avon] Falmouth, Windsor, Martock
General Information      
Cimetière Ste-Famille
N 44°58.947' W 064°10.289'
E 0407641 N 4981669
public site
Avondale-Newport Landing      
Cinq-maisons (Wentworth rd)      
Village Babin (Falmouth)      
Vil Breau (Lebreau brook)      
Vil Forest (Ste-Famille winery)      
       
Village Vincent (Mantua)  N 44°00.025' W064°02.238'    
Village Abraham Landry (Gudgeon brook)      
Vil P. Germain Landry (Windsor Forks)      
Vil Pierre Landry (Castle Frederick)      
Vil LeBlanc
N 45°00.025' W064°04.442'
   
Vil Rivest (Mount Denson)
N 45°02.182' W064°09.025'
   
Village Thibodeau (Poplar Grove)
N 45°00.592' W064°05.012'
   
Vil Trahan (Three Miles Plains)
   
L'Assomption church (Windsor)
N 44°59.788' W064°08.110'
   
Riv. Ste-Croix 
 N 45°00.260' W064°08.062'
   
Riv. Kenescouet (Kennetcook)
N45°02.978' W064°07.182'
   
Riv. Coquémagonde (Cogmagun)      
       
ADVOCATE-PARRSBORO SHORE
Diligent River (Riv. Gascoigne)
N 45°23.935' W 064°26.177'
E 0387588 N 5028270
Advocate acadian dyke      
Parrsboro aboiteau      
Mines-Chignecto portage      
Rivière aux pommes      
       
       

 

Minas basin- Cobequit bay- south-east SHORE
Summerville      
Chevarie (Chevarie)      
Petite Rivière (Walton)
La Grande Anse (Tennecape)      
Noël      
Robert (Selma/Maitland)      
Maitland      
Subernacadie      
       

 

Minas basin- Cobequit bay- north-east SHORE
Cobequit
       
Sts Pierre-et-Paul (Masstown)      
Conomie (Economy)      
Pierre Hébert (Fort Ellis)      
Le Bourque (Old Barns)      

Vil Bois-Brulé

     
Aucoin (Bible Hill)      
Dugas (Onslow)      
Nigaganiche (Chiganois-Belmont)      
Longépée (Glenholme)      
Martin Bourque (Lr Debert Beach)      

Cap à Jean Bourque (Spencer's Pt)

     
Le Cadet (Great Village)      
Portépic (Portapique)      
Isles Rouges (Five Islands)      
Isles Noires (Moose River)