Nova Scotia Archives

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Damage to St. James Church, Pictou, After Hurricane Edna


Hurricane Edna struck Nova Scotia in 1954. It toppled the St. James Anglican Church, Pictou, spire on 12 September 1954.

The parish replaced the tower, albeit with a shorter one, at a cost of $7,500.

Date: 1954

Reference no.: Roland H. Sherwood Nova Scotia Archives accession no. 1996-127 subseries 2 no. 230