Photo by J Spinney
Bordered by a red frame, a ship with three masts is battling tall waves. Dark clouds loom overhead, but there appears to be bits of blue sky poking through the storm. The colour palette is various shades of grey.
Artist(s): Brian Porter

Killam Brothers Coal Shed Mural

Painted prior to 2022, this mural by Nova Scotian artist Brian Porter is located on the Killam Brothers Coal Shed at the Yarmouth Wharf. This mural depicts a ship besieged by waves and a storm overhead, paying homage to Yarmouth’s nautical history and present day connection to seafaring and shipping.

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Where to Find This Mural

Location: 90 Water Street Yarmouth, Nova Scotia B5A 1K9 Get Directions

Accessibility: The Coal Shed has a paved parking lot and the building itself has ramps for easier access.