"Hopedale, Labrador" Hopedale by crummey
Hopedale Travel Guide: 1 reviews and 12 photos
Hopedale is Nunatsiavut's capital.
The place name of Hopedale in the local Inuktitut dialect is "Agvituk", which means 'A Place where Bowhead Whales Gather'.
The Moravian Bretheren maintained a mission station at Hopedale since the 1780's. The remaining mission house and its out buildings are the oldest continually-used wooden structures east of Quebec.
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- In a nutshell:Hopedale is the site of an ancient Moravian Mission Station, it is also the captial of Nunatsiavut, which is the official name of Labrador Inuit Territory.
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