Photo by J Spinney
The side of a building is painted with images of a horse drawn sleigh, carriages and cars. "The Nova Scotia Carriage Co -  Manufacturers of Fine Carriages, Sleighs and Cars" is written at the top in old timey font.
Artist(s): Carolyn Mallory, Mark McCrone, Peter Gordon, Bob Hainstock, José Urbay (Tides Contemporary Art Gallery collective)

The Way We Were

Completed: 2023

This mural was painted by the Tides Contemporary Art Gallery collective in 2023. It commemorates the Nova Scotia Carriage Company, founded in 1868 in Kentville and in operation until 1914.

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Where to Find This Mural

Location: 401 Main Street Kentville, NS B4N 1K7 Get Directions

Accessibility: Located on the side of a building, this mural can be viewed from the flat, paved sidewalk.