Views of Port Maitland


This album contains historical images of the breakwater and village of Port Maitland, Nova Scotia. I based the captions primarily on information compiled and published in [1] by residents of Port Maitland.

References and Notes

    [1] Historical Trails through Port Maitland, Beaver River, Sandford, Short Beach, Darling’s Lake. Compiled and published by High Hopes Senior Citizens Club, Port Maitland, NS, 1985. 299 pp.

    [2] I thank archivist Lisette Gaudet, of the Yarmouth County Museum and Archives, for providing access to the photographs and archival material concerning Port Maitland. All photographs labeled Yarmouth County Museum and Archives (YCMA) are copyrighted; please contact the Archives if you wish to obtain copies. I am grateful to Wilfred Allan for permitting me to display digital images of postcards from his admirable “Darling’s Lake & Port Maitland” (DL&PM) album. Ruth Kirk and Larry Stephens kindly allowed me to use digital images.

William Day (1 December 2014)