Stewiacke pronounced (Stoo-yahk) is a town in Nova Scotia, Canada, 45 minutes from Halifax. It has a population of 1,388 (1991) and is located at the confluence of the Stewiacke River and the Shubenacadie River. It is a service and support centre for local agriculture. It is famous for Mastodon Ridge, a tourist attraction based on a local discovery of Mastodon bones. The town will be celebrating its 100th birthday in 2006. Jump to: navigation, search Motto: Munit Haec et Altera Vincit (One defends and the other conquers) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Halifax Largest city Halifax Lieutenant Governor Myra Freeman Premier John Hamm (PC) Area 55,283 kmÂ² (12th) â¢ Land 53,338 kmÂ² â¢ Water 1,946 kmÂ² (3. ... Jump to: navigation, search Please read first: This article is about the Nova Scotia community. ... A Mastodon skeleton in museum in Bismarck, North Dakota. ...
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Town of Stewiacke
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NovaScotia was granted a supreme court in 1754 with the appointment of Jonathan Belcher and a Legislative Assembly in 1758.
NovaScotia was the first colony in British North America and in the British Empire to achieve responsible government in January-February 1848 and become self-governing through the efforts of Joseph Howe.
NovaScotia is the seventh most populated province in Canada with an estimated 936,988 residents as of January 1, 2006.
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