Nova Scotia Archives

The Royal Engineers in Halifax

Horses, sleighs and carriages

Piers note: No. 387. Horses, Sleighs and Carriages: Horse and Single-seated Sleigh or Cutter with reversed "dickey-seat" behind for groom, with two Royal Engineer Officers in winter uniform, and Groom in winter livery holding horse's head; Willows Harbour and Dartmouth shore in background; in Lumber Yard near Grand Battery; looking northward; date not known (between 1870 and 1880). Harness with double bell on saddle.

Date.: between 1870 and 1880

Reference: Royal Engineers Nova Scotia Archives number 7005 (Piers 387) / negative N-2592

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