Shelburne


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Shelburne

(ˈʃɛlbɜːn)
n
(Biography) 2nd Earl of, title of William Petty Fitzmaurice, also called (from 1784) 1st Marquess of Lansdowne. 1737–1805, British statesman; prime minister (1782–83)
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community outreach space, and space for the non-profit Shelburne Cooperative Nursery School.
We've been left with the myth that there was very little remaining of Shelburne after the boom days.
Shelburne is offering a unique opportunity this summer to take a step back to the American Revolutionary War of 1783 when 10,000 Americans, loyal to the British Crown, fled to Nova Scotia and founded Port Roseway, later renamed Shelburne.