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Designated a National Historic Site in 1971, the beautiful and scenic Yellowhead Pass is a tribute to the early explorers, fur traders, road builders and travellers who opened the mountainous gateway to the west.

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Heart’s Content Cable Station

(709) 583-2160

NL-80, Heart's Content, NL A0B 1Z0

cablestation@seethesites.ca

http://www.seethesites.ca/the-sites/heart%27s-content-cable-station.aspx

In July 1866, after nine years and several unsuccessful attempts, the first permanent telegraph cable connecting Europe and North America was hauled ashore at Heart’s Content. This little Newfoundland town leaped into the history books and remained a global communications hub for over a century.Read more…