On June 30, 2016, three members of the former IODE Colchester Chapter presented their standards to the CHS for on going use at special events and in exhibits. This chapter actively served the IODE role in Colchester for seventy-five years from 1940 until 2015. The three representatives making the presentation were left to right: June … Continue reading Flag Presentation to the Colchester Historical Society – Just in time for Canada Day Open House
After uncovering a rare and fascinating sea captain’s manuscript and conducting several years of research, the Colchester Historical Society and Pottersfield Press have published High Spots: The Seagoing Memoirs of Captain James Wilbur Johnston.
Looking to do some research on your family history or find out more about your connection to Colchester County? You can now search through various historical records and census data relating to Colchester County here on our website.
Congratulations to Carol Campbell and Jim Smith!
The second annual Heritage Home Tour will take place in the town of Truro on the weekend of May 26 and 27. Three homes on Queen Street will be open for viewing from noon to 5pm each day. Volunteers and a souvenir guide book will provide the history of each property and their first owners.