Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia

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Coordinates: 44°40′58″N 63°55′00″W / 44.68278°N 63.91667°W / 44.68278; -63.91667

Head of St. Margarets Bay
Community
Country Canada
Province Nova Scotia
Municipality Halifax Regional Municipality
Community council Western Region Community Council
Planning Area St. Margarets Bay
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 824
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia is located in Nova Scotia
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia
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Head of St. Margarets Bay in Nova Scotia

Head of St. Margarets Bay is a rural community on the northeast corner of St. Margarets Bay. The community is in the Halifax Regional Municipality, 40 km west from Halifax via on Trunk 3.

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The bay was named after Samuel de Champlain's mother Marguerite. His map of 1612 shows the bay as St. Marguerite Baie.

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