Sir William Alexander
c1567 – 1640

1st Earl of Stirling

Photographs of

Victoria Park

Nova Scotia

Located near the intersection of South Park Street with University Avenue

GPS location:   44°38'24"N   63°34'45"W

Sir William Alexander plaque, Halifax
Sir William Alexander plaque
Victoria Park, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Photographed 28 November 2002
Also see: Scotch Fort 1629-1632 monument, Port Royal

Links to Relevant Websites

Sir William Alexander Gazetteer for Scotland

Founding of New Scotland by Janet MacKay

Founding of New Scotland by Janet MacKay

Chapter Six: The First Scots in Acadia by Peter Landry

Sir William Alexander Electric Scotland

History of the Scots in New Scotland Electric Scotland

Famous Scots: William Alexander 1641
Includes a transcript of Sir William Alexander's will
and four page images of the actual will

Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia

Scotch Fort 1629 monument Scotch Fort 1629-1632 monument Port Royal

S.S. Atlantic 1873 memorial at Sandy Cove, Terence Bay S.S. Atlantic 1873: memorial at Sandy Cove Terence Bay

Swissair Flight 111 Memorial, Whalesback Swissair Flight 111 Memorial Whalesback

Halifax war memorial, Grand Parade Halifax war memorial The Cenotaph, Grand Parade

Welsford-Parker monument Welsford-Parker monument, Crimean War Halifax

Plaque: Old Burying Ground Old Burying Ground plaque Halifax

Deadman's Island, Northwest Arm Deadman's Island Northwest Arm, Halifax

Postal Service in Nova Scotia Postal Service in Nova Scotia Halifax

Captain James Cook monument Halifax

Sir John Wentworth plaque Sir John Wentworth plaque Halifax

Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax

Vincent Coleman tombstone Vincent Coleman tombstone Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Halifax

Norwegian Memorial, Sackville Landing Norwegian memorial, Sackville Landing Halifax

Flora MacDonald plaque Flora MacDonald plaque Windsor

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First uploaded to the Internet:   20 December 2002
New photograph installed:   23 October 2003
Latest content revision:   20 March 2004