Nova Scotia Archives

Men in the Mines

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


Group of miners, Westville, NS

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These miners may be from the Drummond or Acadia Mine, prior to the use of safety lamps. Note the Bicket lamps attached to their helmets.

Credit: Museum of Industry

Reference no.: Stellarton Mining Museum  Museum of Industry  no. I91.32.581   /  negative no. N-19545