Underground certificates in Nova Scotian coal-mines

a paper read before the Institution of Mining Engineers, annual general meeting at Birmingham, September 13th, 1898 by Edwin Gilpin

Publisher: A. Reid in London, New Castle-upon-Tyne [England]

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  • Mines and mineral resources -- Nova Scotia,
  • Coal mines and mining -- Nova Scotia,
  • Mines et ressources minières -- Nouvelle-Ecosse,
  • Charbon -- Mines et extraction -- Nouvelle-Ecosse

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Statementby E. Gilpin.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 06416, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 06416
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (13 fr.).
Number of Pages13
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Open LibraryOL23350315M
ISBN 100665064160

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