Mainland South Heritage Society

A Canadian Registered Charity No. 876763103RR0001


Our mandate is to research, document and preserve the heritage of the communities of Mainland South which we interpret broadly to mean that region of the Halifax Regional Municipality from Armdale to Pennant. This region has a rich history and includes former farm lands, fishing communities, military establishments, quarries, and the sites of pioneer industrial enterprises. Our mandate includes the communities of:


Armdale - Bear Cove - Coote Cove - Duncan's Cove - Ferguson's Cove - Halibut Bay - Harrietsfield - Herring Cove - Jollimore -Ketch Harbour - Kline Heights - Melville Cove - Northwest Arm -Pennant (East & West) - Portuguese Cove - Purcell's Cove - Sambro - Sambro Island - Spryfield - York Redoubt



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