Celtic Cross

Charitable Irish Society of Halifax
17 February 1786


Photographs of
Monument

Halifax
Nova Scotia

Located on the south side of George Street, west of Water Street

GPS location:   44°38'55"N   63°34'20"W



Celtic Cross, Halifax


Celtic Cross inscription


Celtic Cross, Halifax


The above photographs were taken on 10 December 2002.





Links to Relevant Websites


Dedication Ceremony to Mark the Unveiling of the Irish Settlers' Memorial 17 March 2000
    http://millennium.ns.sympatico.ca/communities/irish_cross.html


Halifax Irish Memorial
    http://www.gov.ns.ca/novascotia2000/irish.htm


Charitable Irish Society Halifax
    http://www.charitableirishsocietyofhalifax.ca/history.html


Photograph (0025) by Douglas McCann, September 2000
    http://www.chebucto.ns.ca/Chebucto/webmaster/gallery/nsphotos/10120025a.jpg


Photograph (0027) by Douglas McCann, September 2000
    http://www.chebucto.ns.ca/Chebucto/webmaster/gallery/nsphotos/10120027a.jpg


The Ulster Scots Come to Canada by Brian McConnell (Site #1)
One of the most famous Nova Scotian political families was included in this group...
    http://members.aol.com/manus2/ulsterto.html


The Ulster Scots Come to Canada by Brian McConnell (Site #2)
    http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~goudied/ulster-scot2canada.html


Celtic Cross by Mike Campbell
    http://www.mikecampbell.net/celticcross.htm


The Irish in Nova Scotia to 1830 by Terrence M. Punch
    http://members.tripod.com/gail25/ns1.htm


Celtic Cross – The Charitable Irish Society
Halifax Regional Municipality Council Minutes, 15 December 1998
MOVED by Councillor Harvey, seconded by Councillor Fougere that Halifax
Regional Council approve the placing of the Celtic Cross as described in
Attachment "A" of the staff report dated December 10, 1998 at the
George Street-Water Street parkette at no cost to the Halifax Regional
Municipality... The Motion Was Put And Passed.
    http://www.region.halifax.ns.ca/council/minutes/1998/c981215.pdf







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



Welsford-Parker monument Welsford-Parker monument, Crimean War Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/crimeamon.html


Plaque: Old Burying Ground Old Burying Ground plaque Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/oldburygnd.html


Fort Massey Cemetery, Halifax Fort Massey Cemetery Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/fortmasseycem.html


Halifax war memorial, Grand Parade Halifax war memorial The Cenotaph, Grand Parade
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/hfxwarmem.html


Last Post Fund veterans memorial, Halifax Last Post Fund veterans memorial Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/lastpostmem.html


Sailor's Statue, Sackville Landing Sailor's Statue, Sackville Landing Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/sailor-statue.html


Norwegian Memorial, Sackville Landing Norwegian memorial, Sackville Landing Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/norwayhfx.html


Shannon vs. Chesapeake plaque, Halifax Shannon vs. Chesapeake plaque, 1813 Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/shannon.html


Admiral Walter Hose plaque, Halifax Admiral Walter Hose plaque Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/admwhose.html


Sir John Wentworth plaque Sir John Wentworth plaque Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/wentworthj.html


Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/keithal.html


Captain James Cook monument Captain James Cook monument Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/cookjmon.html


Sir William Alexander monument Sir William Alexander monument Victoria Park, Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/alexwill.html


Plaque, Duc d'Anville's 1746 Encampment at Chebucto Duc d'Anville's 1746 Encampment at Chebucto Rockingham
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/danvillemon.html


Postal Service in Nova Scotia Postal Service in Nova Scotia Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/postservns.html


Military Engineers Military Engineers Alderney Landing, Dartmouth
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/alderneylanding.html


S.S. Atlantic 1873 memorial at Sandy Cove, Terence Bay S.S. Atlantic 1873: memorial at Sandy Cove Terence Bay
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/ssatlanhrm.html


S.S. Atlantic 1873 memorial at Star of the Sea cemetery, Lower Prospect S.S. Atlantic 1873: memorial at Star of the Sea cemetery Lower Prospect
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/ssatlansos.html


Windsor Junction war memorial Windsor Junction war memorial Windsor Junction
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/windsorjctm.html


Seabright war memorial Seabright war memorial Seabright
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/seabrimem.html


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