Maritime Provinces

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Maritime Provinces

The Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island, bordering on the Atlantic Ocean. They were politically distinct until joining the Canadian confederation in 1867.

Mar′i·tim′er n.

Maritime Provinces



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(Placename) the Maritime Provinces another name for the Atlantic Provinces of Canada, but often excluding Newfoundland and Labrador

Mar′itime Prov′inces
the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
Also called Mar′i•times`.
Mar′i•tim`er, n.
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Noun1.Maritime Provinces - the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward IslandMaritime Provinces - the collective name for the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
Canada - a nation in northern North America; the French were the first Europeans to settle in mainland Canada; "the border between the United States and Canada is the longest unguarded border in the world"
Acadia - the French-speaking part of the Canadian Maritime Provinces
New Brunswick - a province in southeastern Canada
Nova Scotia - the Canadian province in the Maritimes consisting of the Nova Scotia peninsula and Cape Breton Island; French settlers who called the area Acadia were exiled to Louisiana by the British in the 1750s and their descendants are know as Cajuns
Prince Edward Island - an island in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence; the smallest province of Canada
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A wealthy manufacturer of New Brunswick had died and left part of his fortune to endow a large number of scholarships to be distributed among the various high schools and academies of the Maritime Provinces, according to their respective standings.
Synopsis: When she wrote "It's My Life: My Struggle with Mental Illness", Irma Desjardins-Kelly was a 69 year old woman, mother of 2 children, a faithful wife for the past 34 years and had lived all her life in Canada in the beautiful Maritime provinces on the Atlantic coast.
As the second biggest city in the Maritime provinces, Saint John is home to over 70,000 people and is situated on the north shore of the famous 'Bay of Fundy'.
The Atlantic Bridge Project is an expansion of Spectra Energy Algonquin Gas Transmission and the Maritimes and Northeast pipeline systems and will bring additional pipeline infrastructure and diverse natural gas supply to the New England states and the Maritime Provinces.
Many passengers also choose to combine the rail trip with a self-drive tour through the Maritime provinces or a city break in Montreal and Quebec.
All four Maritime Provinces received (https://weather.
2 billion cubic feet of natural gas flowing through our forests, farmland, and neighborhoods on a daily basis would actually remain in New England, and how much would whoosh past us on its way to export terminals in the Canadian Maritime Provinces.
Our North American expansion now makes it possible for companies in the central and eastern maritime provinces of Canada to benefit from the convenience of using one provider with a single point-of-contact across the country, as well a standardized customer care structure regardless of their geography.
A Billboard and international music award winner, Randy Smith has shared the stage with such acts as Aldo Nova, Toto, April Wine, Warrant, Edgar Winter, Blue Oyster Cult, Henry Lee Summer, as well as performing throughout all of the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Southern States, as well as Quebec and the Maritime Provinces.
The storm would be off the coast of New England later Friday and eventually make landfall in Canada's maritime provinces as a tropical storm, the Hurricane Center predicted.
Spectra Energy and Spectra Energy Partners announced the Atlantic Bridge project, a proposed expansion of its Algonquin Gas Transmission and Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline systems, to connect abundant North American natural gas supplies with markets in the New England states and Maritime provinces.
This volume serves as a research resource into the Irish immigration travelling through this funnel by offering a year-by-year listing of known voyages between an Irish port and a harbor in the aforementioned maritime provinces of Canada.

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