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"The Citadel Hill, Showing Clock-Tower on the Glacis, Halifax"


When the Grand Parade wall was under construction in about 1887, the present Five Fishermen Restaurant building had two five-sided Scottish dormers.

Travelling north across George Street, to the present site of the World Trade and Convention Centre, the photograph also shows a number of five-sided Scottish dormer buildings on the west side of Argyle Street.

Date: ca. 1887

Reference no.: W.D. O'Donnell Nova Scotia Archives accession no. 1984-565

Negative no.: N-4421