Marine History of Yarmouth Nova Scotia

Creator(s): Yarmouth County Museum

In the late 1800s, a time when Yarmouth, Nova Scotia's fleet could boast of being the second largest in Canada, its sea captains were renowned in seaports around the world. This exhibit tells about the captains and ship owners of the era and delves into the basic history of Yarmouth shipping, the types of vessels used, where they went and what cargoes they carried.

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