Skip to Content

Travel Bug Dog Tag Canada-Halifax TB

Trackable Options
notebook Found this item? Log in.
printer Print Info Sheet
Owner:
shellbadger Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Released:
Monday, 12 January 2015
Origin:
Texas, United States
Recently Spotted:
In the hands of CowboyAM3.

This is not collectible.

Use TB6QF4E to reference this item.

First time logging a Trackable? Click here.

Current GOAL

Please drop this item in rural or Premium Member Only caches.  Do not place it in an urban cache or leave it behind at a caching event.  Transport the bug in the original plastic bag for as long as the bag lasts; this prevents the chain and tag tangling with other items.  Otherwise, take this travel bug anywhere you wish.  No permission needed to leave the U.S.

About This Item

mapleleafwood

This wooden maple leaf recalls the maple leaf on the national flag of Canada.  Most people people living in the United States couldn’t name many cities in Canada, unless they live in the northern tier of states or Alaska.  This series of “Canada” travel bugs brings attention to the largest metropolitan areas in that country. 

Halifax is the capital of the province of Nova Scotia. The metropolitan area had a population of 390,096 in 2011.  It is a major economic center in eastern Canada with a large concentration of government services and private sector companies.  Major employers and economic generators include the Department of National Defense, Dalhousie University, the Halifax Shipyard and the Port of Halifax. Agriculture, fishing, mining, forestry and natural gas extraction are major resource industries found in the rural areas of the municipality.

The first permanent European settlement in the region was on the Halifax Peninsula and it precipitated a war.  Edward Cornwallis arrived to establish Halifax with 13 transports and a sloop of war in 1749.  By unilaterally establishing Halifax, the British were violating earlier treaties with native peoples and the French.  The British quickly established forts to protect their interests.  All of the forts are within the modern Halifax regional municipality. 

Gallery Images related to Canada-Halifax TB

View All 2 Gallery Images

Tracking History (4211.1mi) View Map

Visited 03/14/2015 ABBlue took it to 13th Annual TXGA Texas Challenge Texas - 30.23 miles  Visit Log
Discovered It 03/13/2015 ABBlue discovered it   Visit Log

Discovered at the 13th Annual TXGA Texas Challenge,

Retrieve It from a Cache 03/13/2015 ABBlue retrieved it from 13th Annual TXGA Texas Challenge Texas   Visit Log

Picked up at the 13th Annual TXGA Texas Challenge, I will be taking this along on its travels through Edmonton Alberta.

Dropped Off 03/11/2015 shellbadger placed it in 13th Annual TXGA Texas Challenge Texas - 30.23 miles  Visit Log
Visited 02/16/2015 shellbadger took it to Puddle Jumper Texas - 5.72 miles  Visit Log
Visited 02/16/2015 shellbadger took it to "Cotton" Canyon Texas - 6.05 miles  Visit Log
Visited 02/14/2015 shellbadger took it to Pandandle Wildlife Traill Texas - 8.82 miles  Visit Log
Visited 02/14/2015 shellbadger took it to Ultimately Equal Texas - 94.65 miles  Visit Log
Visited 02/14/2015 shellbadger took it to Slaton Harvey House Texas - 8.92 miles  Visit Log
Visited 02/14/2015 shellbadger took it to Lonesome Windmill Texas - 12.02 miles  Visit Log
data on this page is cached for 3 mins

Advertising with Us

Return to the Top of the Page