Diligent River

1785


Photographs of
Monument

Diligent River
Cumberland County
Nova Scotia

Located near the south end of Ramshead River Road

To get there, start in Diligent River at the intersection of Highway 209 with
Ramshead River Road.  Then drive 1.9 km south on Ramshead River Road,
and look around.  The monument is about ten paces to the west of the road.


GPS location:   45°23'44"N   64°27'16"W
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Diligent River: historic monument, east face
Lt. Elizear Taylor


Diligent River: historic monument, east face
Looking westward


Diligent River: historic monument, west face
Looking eastward


Diligent River: historic monument, west face
Capt. Samuel Wilson


The above photographs were taken on 4 June 2003.



Thanks to Mr. Terry Shaw.





Lt. Elizear Taylor and Capt. Samuel Wilson are named
in the book Loyalists and Planters of Minas Basin
by Robert Wilson Salter (1915- ), Amherst, Nova Scotia

Diligent River Trackways
    http://museum.gov.ns.ca/fossils/amazing/diligent.htm







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    http://ns1763.ca/cumberco/advocate-oldsett.html


Advocate Harbour: Sea in Our History display Sea in Our History display Advocate Harbour
    http://ns1763.ca/cumberco/advocate-seahist.html


First Air Mail plaque First Air Mail plaque Parrsboro
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Cumberland County war memorial Cumberland County war memorial Amherst
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First uploaded to the Internet:   2003 June 07
GPS position added:   2005 July 14
Added Google Map link:   2007 December 29