Photographs of
New Glasgow
War Memorial

WW1     1914 – 1918
WW2     1939 – 1945
Korea     1950 – 1953

Officially unveiled 25 September 1929




New Glasgow
Pictou County
Nova Scotia

Located in Carmichael Park on the west bank of the East River,
on George Street at Terrace Street


GPS location:   45°35'23"N   62°38'50"W

New Glasgow: George Street at Terrace Street

Photographed on 5 May 2003




New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, looking north-east, sculpture by Massey Rhind

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, general view looking north, sculpture by Massey Rhind

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, south face

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, south face

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, east face

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, north face

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, north face

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, west face

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW1 war memorial, looking west, sculpture by Massey Rhind
Sculpture by J. Massey Rhind (1860-1936)

Photographed on 5 May 2003



WW1 Memorial (above)



WW2 Memorial (below)



New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial, left side

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial, right side

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial, east side New Glasgow: WW2 war memorial, west side

Photographed on 5 May 2003







New Glasgow: war memorial

Photographed on 5 May 2003



New Glasgow: war memorial

Photographed on 29 November 2005






Links to Relevant Websites

New Glasgow Cenotaph by the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library
    http://www.parl.ns.ca/cenotaph/newglasgow.htm


New Glasgow Cenotaph (2) by the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library
    http://www.parl.ns.ca/cenotaph/newglasgow2.htm


New Glasgow Virtual Cenotaph by the Town of New Glasgow (September 2004)
    http://www.parl.ns.ca/veterans/

The virtual cenotaph will commemorate and honor all New Glasgow veterans
and the database collected will also become part of an Honor Roll that
will be placed in the Town Hall.


New Glasgow WW1 memorial transcription by Richard MacNeil
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~nspictou/war_memorials/war_mem_new_g.htm


New Glasgow WW2 memorial transcription by Richard MacNeil
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~nspictou/war_memorials/war_mem_new_g2.htm


John Massey Rhind
by Wikipedia

Other Sculptures by
John Massey Rhind
(1860-1936)

Chester war memorial Chester, Nova Scotia
    http://ns1763.ca/lunenco/chesmem.html


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


National McKinley Birthplace Memorial Niles, Trumbull County, Ohio
William McKinley was the 25th President of the United States.
    http://www.sculpturecenter.org/oosi/sculpture.asp?SID=169


Grant's Tomb New York City
    http://www.grantstomb.org/ov3.html


Bust of Judge James Monroe Jackson, Sr. Parkersburg, West Virginia
    http://www.eg.bucknell.edu/~hyde/jackson/JamesMJackson.html


Moses Smiting the Rock Washington Park, Albany, New York
    http://www.albany.edu/~jg7712/isp523/neighborhood.html


Statue of Crawford W. Long
National Statuary Hall Collection, U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.
    http://www.aoc.gov/cc/art/nsh/long_c.cfm


Corning Memorial Fountain Hartford, Connecticut
    http://www.bushnellpark.org/Content/Corning_Fountain.asp


Statue of Stephen Girard Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Philadelphia's greatest philanthropist
    http://www.philart.net/images/large/girard.jpg


Statue of Tedyuscung Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    http://www.philart.net/images/large/tedy1.jpg


Dr. Benjamin Franklin Stephenson Indiana Plaza, Washington, D.C.
    http://www.kittytours.org/thatman2/search.asp?subject=16


Apollo Fountain Georgian Court College, Lakewood, New Jersey
The Apollo Fountain, designed by John Massey Rhind, was a
birthday gift in 1902 for George Gould's wife...
    http://www.ettc.net/njarts/details.cfm?ID=347


Erskine Memorial Fountain Grant Park, Atlanta, Georgia
...Mrs. Ward commissioned New York sculptor J. Massey Rhind to
create a fountain that would serve as a public memorial to her father.
Rhind was a very distinguished artist. Commisssioned by William
Waldorf Astor, he had designed the famous memorial doors of
Trinity Church in New York in honor of Astor's deceased father.
Rhind came to Atlanta for the fountain's formal unveiling and was
on hand to receive compliments on his creation, which was then
considered to be one of Atlanta's most notable landmarks...
    http://gpconservancy.org/node/64


Statue of Peter Stuyvesant 866 Bergen Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey
    http://www.njcu.edu/programs/jchistory/
        Pages/S_Pages/Stuyvesant_Peter.htm


Cover of Carnegie Magazine, 1992 Carnegie Library, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
An early photo of two muses, part of the allegorical groups created by
sculptor John Massey Rhind as spirits presiding over The Carnegie.
    http://www.clpgh.org/exhibit/neighborhoods/oakland/oakcen12.html


View 1: Statue of Maj. Gen. Abner Doubleday Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    http://www.gb1863.com/432.JPG

View 2: Statue of Maj. Gen. Abner Doubleday Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    http://www.gb1863.com/433.JPG


One Hundred Broadway 100 Broadway, New York City
Prominently sited at the southeast corner of Broadway and Pine Street,
opposite Trinity Church, the building stands in the heart of the
New York financial district ... Clad in Maine granite, the
twenty-four story building features a rich neo-Renaissance
decorative scheme that incorporates Greek elements such as the
Ionic entrance colonnade and the severe classical sculptural figures,
designed by J. Massey Rhind, at the third story...
    http://www.100broadway.com/history.html







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



New Glasgow: Westray Miners Memorial Park Westray Miners Memorial Park New Glasgow
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/westraymem.html


Trenton: Workers Monument Workers Monument Trenton
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/trentwrkm.html


Stellarton: Sobeys Industrial Monument Sobeys Industrial Monument Stellarton
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/sobeyindmon.html


Westville: Miners Memorial monument 1891 Miners Memorial monument 1891 Westville
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/westvminem.html


Westville war memorial Westville war memorial Westville
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/westwarmem.html


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


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


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


Admiral Leonard Murray memorial Admiral Leonard Murray memorial Pictou
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/murraymemorial.html


Pictou County Acadians, River John Pictou County Acadians, 1700s River John
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/rjohn-pcacc.html


Pictou County Acadians, Caribou Island Pictou County Acadians, 1700s Caribou Island
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/caribacadsign.html


Caribou Island war memorial Baird Family memorial Caribou Island
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/caribouwarm.html


Admiral Murray monument Admiral Murray monument Pictou Landing
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/admmurray.html


Walmsley Lodge 1785 monument Walmsley Lodge 1785 monument Pictou Landing
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/masonic1st.html


Little Harbour: 82nd Regiment 1779-1783, plaque 82nd Regiment 1779-1783, plaque Little Harbour
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/littlehbrm.html


River John: War memorial monument River John war memorial River John
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/riverjohn.html


River John: Legion Remembrance Gardens Legion Remembrance Gardens River John
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/rijohnrg.html


Pictou: Dawson plaques Dawson plaques Pictou
    http://ns1763.ca/pictouco/dawsonplqs.html


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


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


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


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


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


Colin Chisholm Park Colin Chisholm Park Antigonish
    http://ns1763.ca/antgnco/chisholmpark.html


D'Escousse war memorial D'Escousse war memorial D'Escousse
    http://ns1763.ca/richmco/descoussewarm.html


Springhill: war memorial Springhill war memorial Springhill
    http://ns1763.ca/cumberco/sprhillwarm.html


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


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First uploaded to the WWW:   2003 May 16
New photographs installed:   2005 December 19
Latest update:   2008 March 20