Kentville Roundhouse

Built by the
Dominion Atlantic Railway


Nova Scotia: Dominion Atlantic Railway roundhouse at Kentville
Former Dominion Atlantic Railway roundhouse at Kentville, Nova Scotia

Photographed at 6:41am 9 June 2007



Nova Scotia: Kentville Roundhouse as seen from Webster Street
Kentville Roundhouse as seen from the west end of Webster Street

Photographed on 20 June 2007



Nova Scotia: Aerial view, Dominion Atlantic Railway roundhouse at Kentville
Aerial view, former Dominion Atlantic Railway roundhouse at Kentville, Nova Scotia

Date believed to be 2005


Annotated aerial view, Dominion Atlantic Railway roundhouse at Kentville
Annotated aerial view, former Dominion Atlantic Railway roundhouse at Kentville

R   Roundhouse
Y   Dominion Atlantic Railway main line to Yarmouth
K   Cornwallis Valley Railway main line to Kingsport






Heritage Canada opposes demolition of the Roundhouse





RAG - Roundhouse Action Group
Recent photographs of the Kentville Roundhouse

Kentville Advertiser
Weekly newspaper articles online

Provincial Liberal Leader tours Kentville roundhouse 28 June 2007
Provincial Liberal Leader Stephen McNeil visited the former railway roundhouse
in Kentville on Thursday afternoon... McNeil said he wanted to get a first-hand look
at the last roundhouse in our province... He said all potential funding avenues
should be exhausted before the building is demolished...

No sign Council will budge on Roundhouse decision 15 June 2007
Public invited to view former railway roundhouse in Kentville 8 June 2007
Roundhouse Action Group rallies to save former rail structure 7 June 2007
Corkum takes firm stand on roundhouse 1 June 2007
Is the Roundhouse doomed? 15 May 2007

Halifax Chronicle-Herald
Daily newspaper articles online

Time running out for railway building (undated)
Rail buffs lobby to preserve roundhouse (undated)
Group fights to save building (undated)

CBC
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Historic N.S. roundhouse faces wrecking ball 1 June 2007





"Give us a chance..."
Railway Roundhouse, Toronto Star, 30 June 2007






Go to:   Kentville Roundhouse
Go to:   History of Railway Companies in Nova Scotia
Go to:   Nova Scotia Railway Heritage Society


First uploaded to the WWW:   2007 June 09
Latest update:   2007 June 30