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Old Burial Ground

Main St, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada
+1 902-354-5741
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Lots of history

Old cementary tells a lot on history of this place. Took time to visit and learned few things about... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
Waldi12
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Calgary
Visit History through an OLd Burial Ground, a cemetery in the city of Halifax.

The Old Burial ground which is in downtown Halifax, at the end of Spring Garden Road. This area has... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2016
Ruth C
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Canada
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Main St, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Old cementary tells a lot on history of this place. Took time to visit and learned few things about past.

Thank Waldi12
Reviewed 1 April 2016

The Old Burial ground which is in downtown Halifax, at the end of Spring Garden Road. This area has interesting stories hidden beneath the grounds.Not far from the Old Burial Ground is a paupers grave with no markers except grass.The Old Burial Ground holds the...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 9 September 2015

gravestones are getting hard to read some 250+ years on. Lichen makes for interesting patterns. The interpretive plaques are very helpful and placed at interesting distances.

Thank sybil007
Reviewed 20 September 2014

This little cemetery is well worth a short stop. Loved the displays of the lives of some of the people buried here. Parking at the old Bridge is difficult. Park behind the main street to reach the entrance

Thank Coll46
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Whether you like old cemeteries or not, this is a great spot. I was here twice, once when it was really windy and threatening to storm. Loved that! Near Fort Point Lighthouse.

Thank drdroad
Reviewed 14 July 2014

There's something about burial grounds that soothes the soul. Of interest in this one was the pond and explanatory panel, indicating that the wealthier people were buried in the front of the cemetery while poor folks were placed in the back, often without headstones.

Thank Barb C
Reviewed 6 July 2012

I grew up in Liverpool and used to take a "short cut" through this graveyard on my way home from school. Back then the old fountain/pool was a dried up cement hole with a busted old fountain. Though the grass was always clipped nothing else...More

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