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McNabs Island

Post by LDG on Wed Mar 19, 2008 1:22 am



Location: Eastern side of the entrance to Halifax Harbour

History: The McNab family owned the island from 1782-1934. historically hunting and fishing grounds for the Mi'kmaq people thousands of years before European settlers. 1760 Mi'kmaq natives were deported to what was at the time was called Cornwallis Island.

Witnesses: Nothing definite,
  • Ghostly horse and carriage,
  • Orphanage children; Frightened cries, floating candles (cannot be confirmed)
  • Ghost of Peter McNab; Looking for his head
  • Pirates
  • Cholera victims
  • Ghostly horse and carriage


Last edited by LDG on Tue Apr 01, 2008 5:13 pm; edited 1 time in total (Reason for editing : updating)
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Re: McNabs Island

Post by Steve Vernon on Wed Mar 19, 2008 8:37 pm

Not to mention a sea serpent seen by one of the Peter McNab's. (Pete 2nd or 3rd, I believe).

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Re: McNabs Island

Post by LDG on Wed Mar 19, 2008 9:11 pm

Really, a sea serpent Shocked Where did you hear that?
I was a little unsure of the information I have there for McNabs so I've contacted the McNabs society to double check. I don't want to post something thats completely untrue.
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