Place:Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada

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NameAntigonish
Alt namesSydneysource: county name prior to 1863
County of Antigonish
TypeCounty
Located inNova Scotia, Canada     (1784 - )
See alsoGuysborough, Nova Scotia, Canadapost-1836 child county
Contained Places
Inhabited place
Antigonish
Arisaig
Havre Boucher
Unknown
Tracadie

1784/85 - Sydney county is established in the English province of Nova Scotia.

1836 - Sydney county is divided to create Guysborough county.

1848 - Sydney county is located in the self-governing English province of Nova Scotia.

1863 - Sydney county is renamed to Antigonish county.

1867 - Antigonish county is located in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia after the formation of the country of Canada.

Modern description

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Antigonish County, Nova Scotia is a county in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. It is located in northern Nova Scotia on the Northumberland Strait and its county seat is the town of Antigonish.

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