Removing the Pictou Landmark Airplane

Recently the military airplane landmark that was located in Veteran's Memorial Park in Pictou was dismantled and moved as part of the construction work for the new roundabout in Pictou. Below is some video footage of the process thanks to Pictou Advocate.

Removing the Pictou Landmark Airplane

"The memorial airplane that has marked the entrance to Pictou since the early 2000s was removed August 25, 2016 in order to make way for construction and a re-configuring of the area. over the course of a day after preparation by cutting bolts and properly harnessing the aircraft, it was finally lifted from its pedestal. The wings will be removed next before storage." [source: PictouAdvocate.com]

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Historic Pictou County Photos

Pictou County established in 1835, has a very rich history and experienced many changes over the years. Unlike modern day where there seems to be a camera around every where you look and digital photos are like a 'dime a dozen' ; historical photos are more precious and can help us to better understand what things were like around here back in time.

Recently we found a some boxes of old photos in an old house that we have fixed up into a summer home and bought a few at some yard sales. Therefore decided to create a place on the web where we can preserve and share old photographs of Pictou County that we come across and that what more people can appreciate Pictou County's rich history.  We dedicated a section of our website for old Pictou County photos as well as started a large Pinterest board where others can contribute.

So if you are looking for old Pictou County historica…

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