MacEdward Leach and the Songs of Atlantic Canada
Margaree Hills: photo by Stacey MacLean

Photo courtesy of Stacey MacLean. It depicts the Margaree Hills.


Located near the Margaree Valley in Inverness County, Gillisdale officially became a provincially recognised community when Inverness County was established. Its name reflects the great number of Gillis families who settled there upon emigrating from Morar, Scotland, in the early 1800s.