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Bedford Petroglyphs National Historic Site of Canada

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Formally Recognized: 1994/11/24

Example of the petroglyphs at this site.; Nova Scotia Museum/ Musée de Nouvelle-Écosse, n.d.
Example of the petroglyphs
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Other Name(s)

Bedford Petroglyphs National Historic Site of Canada
Bedford Petroglyphs
Pétroglyphes de Bedford

Links and documents

Construction Date(s)

Listed on the Canadian Register: 2013/01/07

Statement of Significance

Description of Historic Place

Spiritually significant petroglyph site

Heritage Value

Character-Defining Elements

Recognition

Jurisdiction

Federal

Recognition Authority

Government of Canada

Recognition Statute

Historic Sites and Monuments Act

Recognition Type

National Historic Site of Canada

Recognition Date

1994/11/24

Historical Information

Significant Date(s)

n/a

Theme - Category and Type

Expressing Intellectual and Cultural Life
Philosophy and Spirituality

Function - Category and Type

Current

Historic

Religion, Ritual and Funeral
Aboriginal Sacred Site

Architect / Designer

n/a

Builder

n/a

Additional Information

Location of Supporting Documentation

National Historic Sites Directorate, Documentation Centre, 5th Floor, Room 89, 25 Eddy Street, Gatineau, Quebec

Cross-Reference to Collection

Fed/Prov/Terr Identifier

827

Status

Published

Related Places

n/a

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