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Birthplace of Hockey Museum – Special Opening for Tournament

As the Birthplace of Hockey Tournament On March 17 and 18 as well as March 24 and 25 the Birthplace of runs over the next 2 weeks, the Birthplace of Hockey Museum in Windsor NS will be open both weekends. … Continue reading

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Summer Student Job Opportunity 2016

The Windsor Hockey Heritage Society is seeking to hire a summer student for the 2016 season. The Windsor Hockey Heritage Museum is collocated in the Haliburton House Museum in Windsor Nova Scotia, the Birthplace of Hockey. For those interested in … Continue reading

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Milestones in Ice Hockey History

Mar 30, 2016, Milestones in ice hockey history: 1925 – The Victoria Cougars of the WCHL became the last non-NHL team to win the Stanley Cup. 1946 – Maurice “The Rocket” Richard scored his first of three overtime goals in … Continue reading

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Oldest Active Hockey Player In Nova Scotia or perhaps CANADA?

“Mike Cambell, 90 years old of New Waterford, Nova Scotia still to this very day straps on the gear and laces up the skates in scheduled Old-Timers hockey games in Cape Breton. He could very well be the oldest active … Continue reading

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1924 Starr Shield Trophy Unveiling Invitation

Oct. 3, Windsor Nova Scotia, The Windsor Hockey Heritage Society has announced it will host an official Star Shield unveiling and installation. The Society was successful in securing the shield late this summer which had been presumed lost in a … Continue reading

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The “Walker Stick” from Cape Breton Visits Birthplace of Hockey

Sept 17, 2016, Windsor Nova Scotia, In late August we had a very pleasant visit in Windsor when James Jessome arrived with his “Walker Stick”. The stick has its roots in Cape Breton and is considered one of the oldest … Continue reading

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Windsor Hockey Heritage Society Receives Starr Shield

August 17, 2015, Windsor Nova Scotia, Believed to have been destroyed in a fire in 1947 – 1948, the Windsor Hockey Heritage Society is now the proud owner of the rediscovered 1924 Starr Shield Trophy. The 1924 Starr Shield has … Continue reading

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