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Schafner Point Lighthouse was built in 1885. A new lighthouse has been erected on Shafner's Point, on the north side of the Annapolis River, in the County of Annapolis, and was put in operation on the 24th September.The light is fixed white, elevated 55 feet above high water, and should be visible 11 miles. The building is a square wooden tower, painted white, and surmounted by an iron lantern, painted red, and measures 43 feet from base to vane.

Schafner Point Lighthouse was built in 1885. A new lighthouse has been erected on Shafner's Point, on the north side of the Annapolis River, in the County of Annapolis, and was put in operation on the 24th September.The light is fixed white, elevated 55 feet above high water, and should be visible 11 miles. The building is a square wooden tower, painted white, and surmounted by an iron lantern, painted red, and measures 43 feet from base to vane.

Meropi (Greek Steam merchant) - Convoy ON 60: The cargo ship straggled behind the convoy. She was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean 35 nautical miles (65 km) east of the Sambro Island Lighthouse, Nova Scotia, Canada (44°14′N 62°41′W by U-566 ( Kriegsmarine) with the loss of 26 of the 40 people aboard. Survivors were rescued by Sherbrooke ( Royal Canadian Navy).

Meropi (Greek Steam merchant) - Convoy ON 60: The cargo ship straggled behind the convoy. She was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean 35 nautical miles (65 km) east of the Sambro Island Lighthouse, Nova Scotia, Canada (44°14′N 62°41′W by U-566 ( Kriegsmarine) with the loss of 26 of the 40 people aboard. Survivors were rescued by Sherbrooke ( Royal Canadian Navy).

This was taken on the opposite side of the harbour from York Redoubt a old fortification. Maugher Beach Lighthouse stands at the end of a curving beach on McNabs Island, at the entrance to Halifax harbour. The beach was named after Joshua Maugher, a rum distiller and merchant who used the beach to dry fish. It is also known as "Hangman's Beach" because the Royal Navy used it to hang the bodies of executed mutineers as a warning to crews of other ships entering the harbour. The first light…

This was taken on the opposite side of the harbour from York Redoubt a old fortification. Maugher Beach Lighthouse stands at the end of a curving beach on McNabs Island, at the entrance to Halifax harbour. The beach was named after Joshua Maugher, a rum distiller and merchant who used the beach to dry fish. It is also known as "Hangman's Beach" because the Royal Navy used it to hang the bodies of executed mutineers as a warning to crews of other ships entering the harbour. The first light…

Annapolis Lighthouse marks Annapolis Royal and signals the end of navigable waters for vessels navigating the Annapolis River. The tower was built in 1889 on the water's edge on St. George Street at the site of the old Government House, which burned down in 1833.

Annapolis Lighthouse marks Annapolis Royal and signals the end of navigable waters for vessels navigating the Annapolis River. The tower was built in 1889 on the water's edge on St. George Street at the site of the old Government House, which burned down in 1833.

New coins will be making their way into Canadian wallets in the new year. The Royal Canadian Mint revealed it's newest coins today, that will commemorate Canada's upcoming 150th birthday and one of the coins was created by an artist from St. Catharines. It was a happy day for Wesley Klassen and his family. His design was selected out of thousands to be marked on Canada's 150th anniversary Loonie. Klassen included the CN tower, Lion's Gate bridge and an east coast lighthouse in his design…

New coins will be making their way into Canadian wallets in the new year. The Royal Canadian Mint revealed it's newest coins today, that will commemorate Canada's upcoming 150th birthday and one of the coins was created by an artist from St. Catharines. It was a happy day for Wesley Klassen and his family. His design was selected out of thousands to be marked on Canada's 150th anniversary Loonie. Klassen included the CN tower, Lion's Gate bridge and an east coast lighthouse in his design…

Annapolis Royal Light, NS, CAN; This lighthouse is still an active aid to navigation and also serves as a tourist information kiosk for the town of Annapolis Royal. The town is the oldest in Canada; it was founded in 1605.

Annapolis Royal Light, NS, CAN; This lighthouse is still an active aid to navigation and also serves as a tourist information kiosk for the town of Annapolis Royal. The town is the oldest in Canada; it was founded in 1605.

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