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Killam Brothers Shipping Office

Killam Brothers Shipping Office is considered to be the oldest shipping office in Canada. Built ca. 1835, the Killam family's businesses included shipping and a coal operation. Today, the front portion of the building remains and is used as a seasonal museum.

Reference: Yarmouth County Museum and Archives — no. PH-10-Killam-2

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