Doors Open for Churches

date Monday October 14th 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
venue Farquarson Memorial Church
locale Middle River
price Free
seating -
host Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia
accessible Yes
washroom Yes

The present Farquharson Memorial Presbyterian Church was built in 1877. Alexander Farquharson, after whom the church is named, arrived in Middle River in 1833 as a missionary from the Free Church of Scotland. Middle River was a Gaelic speaking community and until shortly after World War II, two church services were held every Sunday, one in English and one in Gaelic.

Contact Information: Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia (Marg Herdman) - (902) 227-8303 -

** Community cultural events are hosted and produced by non-profit organizations and community groups, held in association with Celtic Colours.

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