Report of Commission Appointed to Investigate the Accident at Magill Mine, Moose River, on April 12, 1936. Nova Scotia Department of Public Works and Mines.

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(Moose River Mining Accident). Report of Commission Appointed to Investigate the Accident at Magill Mine, Moose River, on April 12, 1936. Nova Scotia Department of Public Works and Mines. Halifax, N.S.: Provincial Secretary, King's Printer, 1937. Pp [1]-15,(1). 8vo, blue printed stapled card covers.On April 12, 1936 the roof of the mine collapsed, trapping three men, Herm an Magill, Dr. David Robertson and Alfred Scadding, 150 feet down for 11 days. The men were reached by drilling a borehole on the sixth day to bring food, water and a telephone till the rescue was completed. Robertson and Scadding survived and Magill died on the seventh day. Short tear to top spine,else very good. 35.00

Title: Report of Commission Appointed to Investigate the Accident at Magill Mine, Moose River, on April 12, 1936. Nova Scotia Department of Public Works and Mines.

Author Name: Moose River Mining Accident

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Provincial Secretary, King's Printer, Halifax, N.S., 1937,:

Seller ID: 95155

Keywords: HALIFAX COUNTY MOOSE RIVER MINE ACCIDENT DISASTER NOVA SCOTIA MINING CANADIAN HISTORY CANADA GOLD,