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Sheet Harbour is a rural community on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia, Canada. It is part of the Halifax Regional Municipality and lies along the Marine Drive on Trunk 7 approximately 117 kilometres (73 mi) northeast of Halifax. The catchment area around the community contains approximately 5,000 people. The community is located along the shores of Sheet Harbour, which has two arms: the Northwest Arm and the Northeast Arm. Two rivers flow into the harbour: West River into the Northwest Arm, and East River into the Northeast Arm. Little West River, a minor river, also flows into the Northwest Arm. Grand Lake, a large lake west of Sheet Harbour, empties into the Atlantic Ocean, via the Little West River. Adjacent to the community is the Sheet Harbour Industrial Port, an important regional deep-water port. The majority of the land was granted in 1773 and the colony was established in 1784.

For more information about the community of Sheet Harbour visit  http://www.sheetharbourchamber.com

 

 

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Canada Day Events

SHEET HARBOUR & AREA HERITAGE SOCIETY HOSTS CANADA DAY AT MACPHEE HOUSE 7:30-10 am Masonic Hall: Full Breakfast Adults: $10 Children: $5 9-5:00 pm  MacPhee House: Genealogy room with a children’s quiz and prizes between 9:00 and 3:30. 9:30-3 pm MacPhee House: Door prize tickets issued with sign-in at the Tourist Bureau. 11-2 pm MacPhee House: Ground …

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Seacoast Trail Arts Association Open House

The Seacoast Trail Arts Association members will be having an open house to showcase their various art and crafts. The artists will be working and demonstrating how they create their art. Some artists will be selling their products. The open house will be Saturday, June 23rd from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at the Eastern Shore …

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