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Shelburne
Town
The Shelburne County Museum
The Shelburne County Museum
Nickname(s): Where Canada's history comes alive
Country Canada
Province Nova Scotia
County Shelburne
Founded 1783
Incorporated April 4, 1907
Area (2016)
 • Land 8.84 km2 (3.41 sq mi)
Highest elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Lowest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2016)
 • Total 1,743
 • Density 197.2/km2 (511/sq mi)
 • Change (2011-16) Increase3.4%
 • Dwellings 909
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal code(s) B0T 1W0
Area code(s) 902 & 782
Access Routes Trunk 3

Shelburne is a town located in southwestern Nova Scotia, Canada. It is home to the Bowers Meadows Wilderness Area.

Notable people

  • Gideon White

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