Nova Scotia Archives

Lunenburg by the Sea

Fire at Lunenburg Foundry


Lunenburg Foundry started as a stove foundry in 1891. However, the future of the Lunenburg Iron Company, predecessor of the Lunenburg Foundry, was threatened by a disastrous fire in 1906. Fortunately, Lunenburg businessmen bought the company and saved it from extinction.

Date: ca. 1900

Reference no.: A. Silver Nova Scotia Archives no. 3