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Explorations in the Pictou coal field

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Published by s.n.] in [Halifax, N.S.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal mines and mining -- Nova Scotia,
  • Mine surveying,
  • Charbon -- Mines et extraction -- Nouvelle-Écosse,
  • Levé de mines

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R.G. Haliburton.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 05329, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 05329
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (11 fr.)
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23288195M
    ISBN 100665053290

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Explorations in the Pictou coal field by R. G. Haliburton Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Louis Frost Notes to History of Pictou Coal Field. It is commonly reported that coal was first discovered in Pictou County at Stellarton in the year and that in the first license to dig for coal was issued to John McKay.

Certain it is that, in Adam Carr obtained a lease from the crown to mine and export coal. Explorations carried on last summer by Mr. McLeod and others of the Inverness Coal and Kailway Company, along McNeil brook at St.

Eose, a few miles south of Chimney Corner coal mines, and near a borehole drilled by Mr. Sands to a depth of more than feet, seem to have developed several bands of black shale and eight seams of coal, one. UNESCO – EOLSS SAMPLE CHAPTERS COAL, OIL SHALE, NATURAL BITUMEN, HEAVY OIL AND PEAT – Vol.

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Chronological List of the more important Coal-Mine Explosions, and Underground Mine Fires that have occurred in Nova Scotia. (Summarized from a Paper written inby Dr. Edwin Gilpin, and read before the Institution of Mining Engineers, with the addition of particulars of explosions and fires of subsequent date.

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The deposits are mentioned by R. Hills0 in his report on the coal fields of Colorado, and by L. Storrs 6 in his paper on the Rocky Mountain coal by: 4. Full text of " Descriptive Note on the Sydney Coal Field, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia: To Accompany a Revised " See other formats Google This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online.

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It also discusses environmental concerns and computer /5(3). Scottish emigrants to Pictou County soon discovered rich veins of "black gold", and bywere putting out coal from small pits. These modest operations were driven out of business by the arrival from England on June 4, of the General Mining Association, a.

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The gaining of information for this purpose is a process known as exploration. Dawson was born and raised in Pictou, Nova Scotia, where the many sandstone and coal formations provided fertile ground for his boyhood interest.

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