In 1783 Digby was settled by a hearty band of United Empire
Loyalists led by Rear Admiral, Sir Robert Digby, Captain of the HMS
Atalanta, a 24 gun Brigantine, leading the North American
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Located near Rt. 101, a major highway, close to Digby Annapolis Regional Airport (the highest Airport in N.S.!), and the only year round ferry service to Nova Scotia, Digby offers entrepreneurial visitors a great place to start a business, or to grow an existing venture, in our Industrial Park.
For further information on the history of Digby please visit The Admiral Digby Museum.
Read about the Town Council History dating back to 1890.