Nova Scotia Archives

Men in the Mines

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

"Acadia Coal Company, Stellarton, NS, Henry Mailman's Team"


Rescue crew, 1915. Draeger men. "Reopening of the Allan Shaft after the explosion of December 20th, 1914. Reopening commenced March 31st, 1915. Finished April 18th, 1915. Men identified as: Wm. O'Brien, Malcolm MacGregor (Trainer), Albert Heron, Wm. Redmond, John Bacchus, Henry Mailman."

Date: 1915

Credit: Museum of Industry

Reference no.: Stellarton Mining Museum  Museum of Industry  no. I91.32.35   /  negative no. MOI N-18819