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Halifax – Historical data

NOTE: This map is offered as historical data only.

Boundaries description

Map – Halifax, Nova Scotia

Boundaries description

Consisting of:

(a) that part of the Halifax Regional Municipality described as follows: commencing at the intersection of Highway No. 2 (Bedford Highway) with Kempt Road; thence northwesterly in a straight line to the most southerly extremity of Fairview Cove; thence northerly in a straight line to a point in the Bedford Basin at latitude 4441'26''N and longitude 6337'53''W; thence generally southeasterly along said basin, The Narrows and Halifax Harbour (passing to the east of Georges Island and the west of McNabs Island) to a point in the Atlantic Ocean at latitude 4425'00''N and longitude 6327'20''W; thence westerly in a straight line for approximately 20.0 km to a point in the Atlantic Ocean at latitude 4425'00''N and longitude 6343'10''W; thence northeasterly in a straight line for approximately 5.7 km to the mouth of the unnamed stream flowing from Bar Harbour Lake to Pennant Bay; thence northeasterly in a straight line for approximately 4.0 km to the most northwesterly extremity of Grand Lake; thence generally northwesterly along the Pennant River and the northeasterly shoreline of Ragged Lake to the Pennant River; thence generally northerly along said river and intervening lakes (The Two Lakes, Broad Falls, Moody Lake, Run Lake and Silver Lake) to the intersection of the unnamed streams flowing from Little Rock Lake and Sheas Lake; thence generally northwesterly along the unnamed stream flowing from Sheas Lake and Sheas Lake to the unnamed stream connecting Sheas Lake with Narrow Lake; thence northwesterly along said stream to a point at latitude 4434'00''N; thence northerly in a straight line to the most southerly extremity of Spruce Hill Lake; thence northerly along said lake to its most northerly extremity; thence northwesterly in a straight line for approximately 2.4 km to Prospect Brother Road where it crosses Beaverdam Brook; thence northerly in a straight line for approximately 2.8 km to the intersection of Prospect Road with St. Margaret's Bay Road; thence northwesterly along St. Margaret's Bay Road to Highway No. 103; thence northeasterly along said highway to Bicentennial Drive; thence northeasterly along said drive to Bayers Road; thence easterly along said road to the Canadian National Railway; thence generally northerly along said railway to Kempt Road; thence westerly along said road to the point of commencement; and

(b) Sable Island.