"Foord Pit, Albion Mines, Pictou County, Nova Scotia"
"Sinking shaft, 1866"; Stellarton. The Foord Pit was opened in 1867 by the Geneeral Mining Association; and was sold in 1873, along with all other GMA properties in Pictou County, to the British-owned Halifax Company.
Reference no.: Nova Scotia Archives Photo Collection: Industries: Mining: Coal: Stellarton: Foord Pit no. 2