October 2, 2022

hillsborough

Old Hillsborough Post Office
Landmarks, History

Old Hillsborough Post Office

The Old Hillsborough Post Office is a two-storey brick and sandstone Beaux Arts style institutional building that stands proudly aloof on Main Street in Hillsborough. Just inside the double front doors, the guarded expression of the original wall of mail…

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Taylor Estate – Hillsborough
History, Landmarks

Taylor Estate – Hillsborough

The Taylor Estate consists of an original Cape Cod style residence from 1786 and a larger two-storey Italianate residence constructed circa 1840. The estate is located on Taylor Lane in Hillsborough and includes outbuildings.  After the Acadian people were expelled…

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NB Railway Museum
Museum, Drone, History, Landmarks, Railway, Video

NB Railway Museum

The New Brunswick Railway Museum, owned and operated by the Canadian Railroad Historical Association, New Brunswick Division, is a Canadian tourism museum located in Hillsborough. It was formerly known as the Salem and Hillsborough Railroad (S&H).  The Salem and Hillsborough Railroad was formed in 1982 by a group of…

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Village of Hillsborough
History

Village of Hillsborough

The Village of Hillsborough is in Albert County. It is situated on a hill overlooking the Petitcodiac River near the intersection of Route 910 and Route 114. Hillsborough is the largest settlement in Hillsborough Parish.  Originally established around 1700 as…

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