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"Samson", Nova Scotia's first locomotive. 

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Nil
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative PA-041121
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
N.S. 12-1-10B
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
2689
90: Open
Other accession no.
1936-271 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada/PA-041121
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

In 1838 this railroad ran from Albion Mines near Glasgow to the docks at Pictou, N.S., a distance of six miles.

Described by the RECON project.

Subject heading

1. TRANPORTATION - LAND - RAILWAY - N.S.
2. INDUSTRIES - MINERAL - COAL.

Government

Other system control no.

3391581