The Gazebo – Frost Park, Yarmouth

Daily Image - 17 September 2011 - The Gazebo - Frost Park

Frost Park is on the site of one of the original public burying grounds in Yarmouth. The last burial took place in 1864. The Town chose to develop the property as a park, named in honour of Queen Victoria, to mark her Silver Jubilee in 1887. The park was re-named in 1959, in honour of native son, Capt. Charles Sydney Frost, MC, winner of the Military Cross in WW1 and a distinguished financier, rising from the position of clerk at the Yarmouth branch, to become President of the Bank of Nova Scotia.

The gazebo/bandshell was erected in the late 1990’s.

Sony A-900 – Sigma 24-70mm – f 2.8 – 40mm – ISO 200 – f8 – 1/125.


About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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One Response to The Gazebo – Frost Park, Yarmouth

  1. sandi Gargano says:

    Really beautiful!

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