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2 edition of Gold Fields of Nova Scotia. found in the catalog.

Gold Fields of Nova Scotia.

Geological Survey of Canada.

Gold Fields of Nova Scotia.

by Geological Survey of Canada.

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


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SeriesMemoir (Geological Survey of Canada) -- 20-E
ContributionsMalcolm, W.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21906767M

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Oldham is a community of the Halifax Regional Municipality in the Canadian province of Nova was named for Oldham in the Greater Manchester area.. Oldham was a gold mining community in the s and s. It is located about km from the local town of Enfield. Oldham was a place for travellers to stop while en route from the Guysbrough Rd to Enfield, Halifax, and other surrounding. If rumors, legends and gleaned bits and pieces of information have any substance in fact, then the largest hoard of pirate treasure in Nova Scotia, and perhaps the world, lies hidden somewhere at Black Hole Harbour. I have been visiting Black Hole Harbour off and on Author: Bruce Ricketts.

A practical guide for tourists, miners, and investors, and all persons interested in the development of Prospectus of the Nova Scotia Gold Mining Company of the province of Nova Scotia [microform] The gold fields of Nova Scotia [microform] / by Edwin Gilpin. Hi there historyteacher_8, my name is Fiona and I work with NS Tourism. I am also an avid reader. Here's a few books that I know of that have a Nova Scotia setting. A great book that we had to read in school about the Halifax Explosion is Barometer Rising by Hugh MacLennan. Also I believe the book that Beachgrass was referring to was The Town That Died: The True Story of the Greatest Man-Made.


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About this Item: Andesite Press 8/21/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. A Practical Guide for Tourists, Miners, and Investors, and All Persons Interested in the Development of the Gold Fields of Nova Scotia. Gold Fields of Nova Scotia. Cover: Save page Previous: 1 of Next: View Description.

Page Flip View: View Image & Text: Download: small (x max) Nova Scotia Books, Documents, Pamphlets: Nova Scotia Photos and Images: P: Pictou County Books, Documents, and Pamphlets. Excerpt from The Gold Fields of Nova Scotia: A Prospectors Handbook That Nova Scotia offers a splendid field for develop ments in connection with her gold deposits, is to repeat a truism, yet there are those who after cursory glimp sing of the ground floor are bold enough to dogmatize to the contrary and the strangest part of such a condit ion is that their ill considered opinions and wrongly /5(2).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Malcolm, Wyatt, Gold fields of Nova Scotia. Ottawa, F.A. Acland, printer, (OCoLC) Material Type.

Gold fields of Nova Scotia. [Wyatt Malcolm; E R Faribault] Print book: National government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. # Gold mines and mining--Nova Scotia\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema.

The gold fields of Nova Scotia: a prospectors handbook. Walter H. Prest. Industrial Pub. Co., - Gold mines and mining - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book.

What people are The Gold Fields of Nova Scotia: A Prospectors Handbook Walter H. Prest No preview available - GOLD FIELDS OF NOVA SCOTIA Walter H. Prest No preview. Full text of "The gold fields of Nova Scotia: a prospectors handbook" See other formats.

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Free shipping for many products. The first gold rush in Nova Scotia began in and lasted until Gold hysteria attracted thousands to the gold fields. This was the most dramatic of the rushes, initially characterized by the frenzy of inexperienced miners with dreams of striking it rich.

In the beginning, the miners panned for gold or smashed quartz rocks with hand. HIGH QUALITY FACSIMILE REPRODUCTION: Prest, Walter H: The Gold Fields Of Nova Scotia: A Prospectors Handbook: Facsimile: Originally published by Halifax, N.S.: Industrial Pub.

in List of useful books: p. Book will be printed in black and white, with grayscale images. Book will be 6 inches wide by 9 inches tall and soft cover bound.3/5(1). The gold fields of Nova Scotia: a prospectors handbook by Prest, Walter H.

Publication date Topics Gold mines and mining -- Nova Scotia Publisher Halifax, N.S.: Industrial Pub. Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of Pages:   This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around.

Where to Find Gold in Ontario. In Ontario gold has been found with mispickel in quartz veins in schists near intrusive granite (Deloro); with pyrite, bismuthinite, and magnetite in quartz veins in crystalline limestone (Frontenac); with pyrite, pyrrhotite, copper pyrites and galena, in quartz veins in a zone of chlorite schist in a mass of gabbro, which is cut by many granite dikes (Belmont.

Excerpt from The Gold Fields of Nova Scotia: A Prospectors Handbook That Nova Scotia offers a splendid field for develop ments in connection with her gold deposits, is to repeat a truism, yet there are those who after cursory glimp sing of the ground floor are bold enough to dogmatize to the contrary and the strangest part of such a condit ion is that their ill considered opinions and wrongly.

For your winter reading I would recommend the book – ”Gold Fields of Nova Scotia” – Geological Survey Memoirby W. Malcolm, published by the Geological Survey of Canada ( pages) - a compilation on the work of E.R. Faribault. Check to see if MNR still carries the book, for sale, if not, I’m sure most NS libraries would have a copy.

An interactive map of gold in Nova Scotia. Discovery: May by John Gerrish Pulsifer, with Mi’kmaq guides Joe Paul, James Paul, and Francis Paul Years of Production: Total Gold Production (troy oz.): 3, Learn More.

Gold wiggled its way into Nova Scotia about million years ago shape the landscape Gold Mining Discover what sparked gold rush fever in Nova Scotia and how gold mining today differs from the past. Gold Fields of Nova Scotia by W. Malcolm (review Faribault is the outstandingauthority on gold mining in Nova Scotia, and this memoir is a compilationof the resultsof a life-time of research.

viii, THIS book, to which Mr. Wood contributes a cautious foreword, is not an easy one to review justly. The author strikes hard Author: H. Innis. Books shelved as nova-scotia: The Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill, Fall on Your Knees by Ann-Marie MacDonald, The Birth House by Ami McKay, No Great Mis.

Letters from Nova Scotia (Ottawa: Oberon Press, ). § This book, edited by Whitelaw, contains extracts from letters sent home by travellers who visited Nova Scotia between andmost are from those letters written by William Scarth Moorsom who was with the British army and served as deputy quartermaster-general at Halifax in the s.

The Nova Scotia Prospectors Association was formed in to foster prospecting at the professional and recreational level. Through an ongoing relationship with the Department of Natural Resources, we participate in their annual Geology Matters Conference and .For a complete list of places in Nova Scotia where gold mining took place, see David E.

Stephens' "Gold Fields of Eastern Nova Scotia," NSHQ, # FN9 Ch21 "John Campbell - A True Prospector and a Good Geologist," NSHQ, #; also see, John Hartlen, "When Waverley Wished for Gold," NSHQ, #, p. Books set in Nova Scotia: [Anne of the Island, The Book of Negroes, Fall on Your Knees, The Birth House, A Curve in the Road, Hansel and Grete.