Nova Scotia Archives

Men in the Mines

A History of Mining Activity in Nova Scotia, 1720-1992

"Foremen and Supervisors of the Vale Coal and Iron Manufacturing Company of Thorburn, NS"


"Men identified as, L-R: front row - Peter MacMillan; Frank Anley; Clarence Elliot; J.B. Moore, Jr.; Alex MacKenzie; Sandy Stewart. Second Row: George Wilson; Alex MacKay; Thomas Turnbull; J.B. Moore (Vice-President); W.B. Moore; Dan Ross; Thomas Cummings. Back row: Sandy Fraser; Sandy MacKinnon; Bedford Marsh; George Fraser; James MacIntosh; Matt Spiers; Colin Fraser."

Date: 1886

Credit: Museum of Industry

Reference no.: Stellarton Mining Museum  Museum of Industry  no. I91.32.33   /  negative no. N-18821