Port Royal, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia

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Port Royal is a toponym for a rural intersection on the north bank of the Annapolis Basin about 8 km (5.0 mi) from the town of Annapolis Royal in Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, Canada.[1] It has no legal status in local government. It is the site of the Port-Royal National Historic Site, a replica of an Acadian settlement[2] that existed from 1605 until its destruction by the English in 1613.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Port Royal". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  2. ^ Port-Royal National Historic Site of Canada. Canadian Register of Historic Places. Retrieved 4 February 2018.

Coordinates: 44°43′00″N 65°36′13″W / 44.71667°N 65.60361°W / 44.71667; -65.60361