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This category is to Waymark monuments to Human migration and pay homage to all human beings who for one reason or another had to migrate and face the difficulties associated to build a new home away from home.
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Human Migration MonumentsHere We Began - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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From thirteen small ships landing in Chebucto Landing in June 1749, 2,576 first permanent settlers came ashore in Halifax.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 5/20/2020

last visited: 8/14/2022

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Human Migration MonumentsOriginal Irish Settlers Monument - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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A monument in the form of a Celtic cross is dedicated to the original Irish settlers is located on George Street, west of Lower Water Street, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 4/16/2020

last visited: never

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Human Migration MonumentsÁlvares Fagundes & the First European Settlers in Nova Scotia - Halifax, NS

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A plaza along the Halifax harborwalk honors both the explorer João Álvares Fagundes and the first European settlers in Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 9/4/2017

last visited: 10/2/2017

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Human Migration MonumentsStatue of Lebanese Immigrant - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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The statue of Lebanese Immigrant was erected at the port of Halifax in 2018 by the Honorary Consul of Lebanon, Mr. Wadih M. Fares. It commemorates Lebanese immigrants to Halifax, Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 6/25/2022

last visited: never

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Human Migration MonumentsThe Grand Dérangement (Great Acadian Upheaval) - Halifax, NS, Canada

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A monument provides a map and explanation of the The Grand Dérangement or Great Acadian Upheaval that occurred in Nova Scotia in the 18th century. It is located along the Harborwalk in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2015

last visited: 8/13/2022

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Human Migration MonumentsThe Emigrant - Halifax, NS, Canada

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"The Emigrant" is a monument that honors those who left their homes to find a new life in Canada. It is located on the harbor boardwalk near Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 6/19/2015

last visited: 8/13/2022

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Human Migration MonumentsThe first Ukrainians to land in Canada in 1891 and 1892 - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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This memorial to the first Ukrainian immigrants who landed in Canada looking for a new life in 1891 and 1892, is located in Cornwallis Park, in Halifax, Nova Scotia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 5/20/2020

last visited: never

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Human Migration MonumentsBritish Home Children Memorial - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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A memorial to the British Home Children who were sent to Canada is located along Marginal Way opposite Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 6/1/2019

last visited: 8/27/2022

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Human Migration MonumentsPolish Immigration Memorial - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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The Polish Immigration Memorial is located along Marginal Way opposite Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 6/17/2019

last visited: 8/27/2022

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Human Migration MonumentsPost War Immigration - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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In the decade immediately following the Second World War, Canada received about one and a quarter million immigrants from Europe. The newcomers consisted of dependents of returning Canadian servicemen and people dislocated by the conflict.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 5/20/2020

last visited: 8/13/2022

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Human Migration MonumentsPier 21 - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Approximately one million immigrants arrived in Canada through the Port of Halifax and the Pier 21 reception centre between 1928 and 1971.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 5/20/2020

last visited: 8/13/2022

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Human Migration MonumentsBlack Settlers Memorial Sundial - Africville - Halifax, NS

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One of the darker periods in Canadian history is the story of Halifax's Africville and the treatment of the African Canadians who lived there.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 5/12/2018

last visited: 1/5/2020

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Human Migration MonumentsYorkshire Immigration - Aulac, New Brunswick

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This Yorkshire Immigration plaque is located on the grounds of the Fort Beausejour - Fort Cumberland Canadian National Historic Site in Aulac, New Brunswick

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 5/16/2020

last visited: 12/14/2021

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