Crichton Park, Nova Scotia

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Crichton Park
Crichton Park, Nova Scotia is located in Nova Scotia
Crichton Park, Nova Scotia
Location within Nova Scotia
Coordinates: 44°40′52″N 63°34′3.1″W / 44.68111°N 63.567528°W / 44.68111; -63.567528Coordinates: 44°40′52″N 63°34′3.1″W / 44.68111°N 63.567528°W / 44.68111; -63.567528
Country Canada
Province Nova Scotia
MunicipalityHalifax Regional Municipality
Community councilHarbour East - Marine Drive Community Council
Telephone Exchanges902

Crichton Park is a mostly residential neighbourhood in the Dartmouth area of the Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia. It is located in the north end of Dartmouth close to the Macdonald and MacKay bridges, Brightwood Golf and Country Club, Mic Mac Mall and Lake Banook.[1] Crichton Park is home to Crichton Park Elementary school.

In January 2004, Crichton Park became the first residential area to receive natural gas service in Nova Scotia. Prior to that date, Nova Scotia relied on petroleum, coal, hydro, and wood.[2]


  1. ^ Map of Crichton Park, archived from the original on 2004-06-28
  2. ^ First Natural Gas Customers Connected in Nova Scotia, Sask Energy, 2004-01-16