Category Archives: Walton

140th Anniversary of Walton Lighthouse

The year 2013 marks the 140th anniversary of the construction of the Walton Lighthouse. For over 100 years the lighthouse stood as a Beacon of Hope guiding wooden sailing ships during the Golden Age of Sail 1830 – 1880 and steel hulled steamers through to the 1970s. The Walton Lighthouse is the last original lighthouse in Hants County.

You can see the lighthouse and watch the tides rise and fall twice a day on our webcam walton foggy sunrise nov 10 2013

Four Masted Schooner -c1900


Walton Wharf


Walton Breakwater