Photographs of
Country Harbour Loyalist Trail
Roadside Park

Owned by the Municipality of the District of Guysborough


Stormont
Guysborough County
Nova Scotia

Located on the west side of Highway 316
about 1.3km northward from the Highway 211 (Ferry Road) intersection


GPS location:   45°12'21"N   61°41'38"W
Google map




Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, interpretative panel logo


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park entrance
United Empire Loyalist Trail, entrance to Roadside Park from Highway 316


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, three hours before the ribbon-cutting ceremony
Three hours before the ribbon-cutting ceremony.


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park
The walking trail, to the Waterside Monument, begins here.


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park
People gathering for the 2:00pm ribbon-cutting ceremony.


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, the ribbon is ready to be cut
The ribbon is ready to be cut.


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park
Noreen Haynes, president of the Country Harbour Loyalist Society, in period costume.


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park
The ribbon is cut.


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, a few minutes after the ribbon was cut
A few minutes after the ribbon was cut.


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park entrance
Entrance to Roadside Park


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail between the roadside park and the waterside monument
The walking trail, showing ongoing improvement with crushed stone.


The above photographs were taken on 15 July 2006.



Also see: Waterside Monument – Country Harbour Loyalist Trail





Country Harbour Loyalist Trail
Roadside Park

West Interpretative Panel

"Country Harbour Loyalists 1783-1983"

Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, west interpretative panel
West (left) interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, west interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, west interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, west interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, west interpretative panel


The above photographs were taken on 15 July 2006.






Country Harbour Loyalist Trail
Roadside Park

Center Interpretative Panel

"Arrival of the St. Augustine Loyalists – 1783"

Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, center interpretative panel
Center interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, center interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, center interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, center interpretative panel


The above photographs were taken on 15 July 2006.






Country Harbour Loyalist Trail
Roadside Park

East (right) Interpretative Panel

"Unique History – Black Loyalists & Country Harbour"

Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, east interpretative panel
East interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, east interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, east interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, east interpretative panel


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail roadside park, east interpretative panel


The above photographs were taken on 15 July 2006.



Also see: Waterside Monument – Country Harbour Loyalist Trail


Nova Scotia, Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail map
Map showing the location of the Country Harbour Loyalist sites

The distance between the Loyalist Trail Roadside Park
and the Loyalist Monument is about 2.2km [1.3 miles].






Country Harbour Loyalist Society
Municipal Park and Walking Trail

Opening Day Program
15 July 2006

Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail opening day program page 1
Program page 1


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail opening day program page 2
Program page 2


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail opening day program page 3
Program page 3


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail opening day program page 4
Program page 4


Country Harbour: Loyalist Trail opening day, souvenir magnets
Souvenir magnets





Link to Relevant Website
United Empire Loyalists

A United Empire Loyalist's Bibliography...
    http://www.uelac.org/bibcon.htm







Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia
    http://ns1763.ca/remem/plaques.html



Country Harbour Loyalist Trail Waterside Site Country Harbour Loyalist Trail, Waterside Site Stormont
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/loyalistchw.html


Cross Roads Country Harbour war memorial Cross Roads Country Harbour war memorial Cross Roads Country Harbour
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/crossroads-ch.html


Goldboro war memorial Goldboro war memorial Goldboro
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/goldborom.html


New Harbour war memorial New Harbour war memorial New Harbour
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/newhbrm.html


Sherbrooke Presbyterian Church honour roll Presbyterian Church honour roll Sherbrooke
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/honourroll-sher.html


St. Mary's Municipality war memorial St. Mary's Municipality war memorial Sherbrooke
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/sherbrooke.html


Spanish Ship Bay war memorial Spanish Ship Bay war memorial Spanish Ship Bay
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/spanbay.html


Charlos Cove historical plaque Charlos Cove historical plaque, 1763 Charlos Cove
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/charloshist.html


Charlos Cove war memorial Charlos Cove war memorial Charlos Cove
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/charloswarmem.html


Captain Savalette plaque Captain Savalette plaque, 1565 Charlos Cove
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/savalette-plaque.html


Grassy Island historic site Grassy Island historic site, 1744 Canso Harbour
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/grassyisland.html


Canso & Hazel Hill war memorial Canso & Hazel Hill war memorial Canso
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/cansowar.html


Commercial Cable Trans Atlantic Park Commercial Cable Trans Atlantic Park Hazel Hill
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/cableparkmunic.html


Commercial Cable Company telegraph office Commercial Cable Company telegraph office Hazel Hill
    http://ns1763.ca/guysbco/commcable.html


Antigonish Memorial Field Memorial Field Antigonish
    http://ns1763.ca/antgnco/antigonishwwtwo.html


Stellarton war memorial monument Stellarton war memorial monument Stellarton
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/stellarwar.html


Stellarton WW1 memorial plaque Stellarton WW1 memorial plaque Stellarton
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/stellarplqww1.html


New Glasgow: Pictou Highlanders obelisk Pictou Highlanders obelisk New Glasgow
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/picthighlanders.html


New Glasgow war memorial New Glasgow war memorial New Glasgow
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/newglaswar.html


Moose River Gold Mine Moose River Gold Mine collapse Moose River Gold Mines
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/moosegoldm.html


Go To:   Nova Scotia History, Chapter One
    http://newscotland1398.ca/hist/nshistory01.html

Go To:   Nova Scotia Historical Biographies
    http://newscotland1398.ca/hist/nshistory00.html#ns-historical-biog

Go To:   Proclamations: Land Grants in Nova Scotia 1757, '58, '59
    http://planter2010.ca/proc/proclamations-ndx.html

Go To:   Statutes of Nova Scotia, 1805, edited by Richard John Uniacke
    http://ns1763.ca/law/ns-statutes1805-titlepg.html

Go To:   Nova Scotia Quotations
    http://ns1758.ca/quote/quotes.html

Go To:   History of Telegraph and Telephone Companies in Nova Scotia
    http://ns1758.ca/tele/telephone.html

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    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railways.html

Go To:   History of Electric Power Companies in Nova Scotia
    http://ns1758.ca/electric/electric.html

Go To:   History of Automobiles in Nova Scotia
    http://ns1758.ca/auto/automobiles.html

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First uploaded to the WWW:   2006 July 18
Opening day program, scanned images installed:   2006 September 07
Added Google Map link:   2007 December 12
Latest update:   2009 July 19