Nova Scotia Archives

Lunenburg by the Sea

St. John's Anglican Church


Built at the expense of the British Government in 1754, St. John's was the first Church of England in Nova Scotia after St. Paul's in Halifax. The frame was brought from Boston, and enlarged in the 1870s. One of the earliest known photographs of Lunenburg.

Date: ca. 1869

Photographer: A.E. Rhodes

Reference no.: Estate of Elizabeth G. Owen Nova Scotia Archives Photo Collection: Places: Lunenburg: Churches