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- Alberta : One of the western prairie provinces of Canada, rich in oil and with a population of about 3.5 million (2007 estimate).
- Annapolis (disambiguation) : Add brief definition or description
- Atlantic Ocean : Second largest ocean in the world; separates the Americas from Europe and Africa.
- Baronet : Hereditary honour, higher than a Knight, but lower than a Baron.
- Bay of Fundy : A bay on the Gulf of Maine's northeast end, mostly between New Brunswick and Nova Scotia but touching upon Maine.
- British Columbia : The westernmost province of Canada, located on the Pacific coast; pop. 3,933,000 (1996) makes it the third most populous of Canada's provinces.
- British Empire : The worldwide domain controlled by Britain from its origins about 1600
- CCGC Sambro : Add brief definition or description
- CCGS Sir William Alexander : The CCGS Sir William Alexander is an icebreaker in the Canadian Coast Guard.
- Canada, history : Add brief definition or description
- Canada : The world's second-largest country by total area, occupying most of northern North America; officially a bilingual nation, in English and French (population approx. 27 million).
- Canadian-American reciprocity : A free trade policy between the U.S. and British North America (the British colonies that became Canada in 1867), in effect from 1854 to 1866.
- Chesapeake Bay : One of the major estuaries of the eastern seaboard of the United States.
- Coal mining : A term that encompasses the various methods used to extract the carbon-containing rock called coal from the ground.
- Colonial America : The eastern United States and parts of Canada from the time of European settlement to the time of the American Revolution.
- Dartmouth, Nova Scotia : (2001 pop.: 65,741), A metropolitan area of the Halifax Regional Municipality, and a former city in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.
- France : Western European republic (population c. 64.1 million; capital Paris) extending across Europe from the English Channel in the north-west to the Mediterranean in the south-east; bounded by Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Andorra and Spain; founding member of the European Union. Colonial power in Southeast Asia until 1954.
- French and Indian War : (1754-1763) The American extension of the European conflict known as the Seven Years' War.
- French in Canada : The linguistic heritage resulting from French colonization of parts of Canada.
- Georges Island : Largest island entirely within the harbour limits of Halifax harbour located in the Halifax Regional Municipality Nova Scotia on the East coast of Canada.
- Halifax, Nova Scotia : Largest urban community in Atlantic Canada, whose residents are known as Haligonians.
- Horse : Strong, intelligent equine in domestication for thousands of years and also found in the wild in feral populations.
- James Cook : (1728-1779) a British explorer and navigator.
- John Byron : John Byron was an eighteenth Century naval officer and explorer.
- Maine : A State in New England, in the north-east USA.
- Maple syrup : Add brief definition or description
- New Brunswick, Canada : a Maritime province on the east coast of Canada.
- New England : Region of the northeastern USA consisting of the 6 states Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.
- New France : Add brief definition or description
- Ontario : A province in eastern Canada, the second largest in area and with approximately 12,000,000 people (2006 census) the most populous.
- Peninsula : A piece of land surrounded mostly by sea, but adjoining some land.
- Petroleum refining processes : The chemical engineering processes used in petroleum refining.
- Port Maitland, Ontario : A small community at the mouth of the Grand River on the North shore of Lake Erie, once connected to the Welland Canal
- Prince Edward Island : (population 140,402) A Maritime province and island, located in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence on the east coast of Canada.
- History of Quebec : The History of the area of North America originally known as New France and now known as Quebec.
- Quebec : A province in eastern Canada, mostly French speaking and with a population of about 7 million.
- Saskatchewan : An Prairie province in central Canada with a population of about 994,000.
- Scottish people : A nation and an ethnic group indigenous to Scotland.
- Tide : The rising or falling of an ocean due to tidal forces.
- USS Vanadis (AKA-49) : Serving in WWII, an Artemis-class attack cargo ship, later converted to a repair ship
- USS Wyandot (AKA-92) : Attack cargo ship of the Andromeda-class, serving in WWII and well beyond
- United Empire Loyalists : Inhabitants of the thirteen colonies who remained loyal to the British crown during the American Revolution, and particularly those who migrated to present-day Canada.