Celtic Cross

Celtic Cross inscription -2

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.

 


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

 

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