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Fortress Louisbourg

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6/23/2017

Our location - New Harris NS

Fortress Louisbourg


We went to the Fortress of Louisbourg, a restored 1744 French Fortress near Sydney NS. Besides the buildings, there were numerous costumed  interpreters who described how life was for them at that time.

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Fortress Louisbourg From the Visitor Center you take a bus around the inlet to the Fortress. Fortress Louisbourg
Fortress Louisbourg Even from the bus, there is a walk into the Fortress to keep modern devices away. Fortress Louisbourg
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This interpreter described life as a soldier in 1744 including firing his musket.

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Fortress Louisbourg We had a meal at the Grandchamp House, a working man's restaurant of beef stew as it would have been served in those days, in pewter bowls with pewter spoons.
Fortress Louisbourg There was a small museum in one of the buildings. Fortress Louisbourg
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