Sir William Alexander
c1567 – 1640

1st Earl of Stirling


Photographs of
Monument

Victoria Park
Halifax

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
    http://www.geo.ed.ac.uk/scotgaz/people/famousfirst255.html


Founding of New Scotland by Janet MacKay
    http://www.chebucto.ns.ca/Heritage/FSCNS/Scots_NS/
        New_Scotland/Scotland_New_Scotland_Menstrie.html


Founding of New Scotland by Janet MacKay
    http://www.almac.co.uk/personal/jmackay/New_Scotland.html


Chapter Six: The First Scots in Acadia by Peter Landry
    http://www.blupete.com/Hist/NovaScotiaBk1/Part1/Ch06.htm


Sir William Alexander Electric Scotland
    http://www.electricscotland.com/history/canada/william_alexander.htm


History of the Scots in New Scotland Electric Scotland
    http://www.electricscotland.com/history/world/scotsns.htm


Famous Scots: William Alexander 1641 ScottishDocuments.com
Includes a transcript of Sir William Alexander's will
and four page images of the actual will
    http://www.scottishdocuments.com/content/famousscots.asp?whichscot=96







Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia
    /remem/plaques.html



Scotch Fort 1629 monument Scotch Fort 1629-1632 monument Port Royal
    /annapco/scotchfort.html


S.S. Atlantic 1873 memorial at Sandy Cove, Terence Bay S.S. Atlantic 1873: memorial at Sandy Cove Terence Bay
    /hfxrm/ssatlanhrm.html


Swissair Flight 111 Memorial, Whalesback Swissair Flight 111 Memorial Whalesback
    /hfxrm/swisswhale.html


Halifax war memorial, Grand Parade Halifax war memorial The Cenotaph, Grand Parade
    /hfxrm/hfxwarmem.html


Welsford-Parker monument Welsford-Parker monument, Crimean War Halifax
    /hfxrm/crimeamon.html


Plaque: Old Burying Ground Old Burying Ground plaque Halifax
    /hfxrm/oldburygnd.html


Deadman's Island, Northwest Arm Deadman's Island Northwest Arm, Halifax
    /hfxrm/deadmansnd.html


Postal Service in Nova Scotia Postal Service in Nova Scotia Halifax
    /hfxrm/postservns.html


Captain James Cook monument Halifax
    /hfxrm/cookjmon.html


Sir John Wentworth plaque Sir John Wentworth plaque Halifax
    /hfxrm/wentworthj.html


Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax
    /hfxrm/keithal.html


Vincent Coleman tombstone Vincent Coleman tombstone Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
    /hfxrm/colemanpv.html


Norwegian Memorial, Sackville Landing Norwegian memorial, Sackville Landing Halifax
    /hfxrm/norwayhfx.html


Flora MacDonald plaque Flora MacDonald plaque Windsor
    /hantsco/floramem.html


Go To:   Index to other online Nova Scotia History
    http://alts.net/ns1625/histindx.html

Go To:   Nova Scotia Quotations
    http://alts.net/ns1625/quotes.html

Go To:   History of Railway Companies in Nova Scotia
    http://alts.net/ns1625/railways.html

Go To:   History of Electric Companies in Nova Scotia
    http://alts.net/ns1625/electric.html

Go To:   History of Automobiles in Nova Scotia
    http://alts.net/ns1625/automobiles.html

Go To:   History of Telephone Companies in Nova Scotia
    http://alts.net/ns1625/telephone.html

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