Nova Scotia Clayworks

Nova Scotia Clayworks (HM21JW)

Location: Pugwash, Nova Scotia B0K 1L0 Cumberland County
Country: Canada
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N 45° 50.992', W 63° 39.843'

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Our Harbour · Our Heritage

While lobster boats have filled the local wharves for generations, the community's most unique feature may have been the 130 ft. (39.6m) smoke stack belonging to Nova Scotia Clayworks on the opposite side of the harbour. Started in 1889, the company grew to produce 1 million bricks per month before its closure in 1931.
[Historic Pugwash photos]
"Where you are born should not dictate your potential as a human being."
— Roméo Dallaire
All photos used with permission from Nova Scotia Archives and the North Cumberland Historical Soc.
The Heritage Vignette Installations are a Pugwash & Area Chamber of Commerce project. We would like to thank the Nova Scotia Tourism Agency, Pugwash Communities in Bloom, Basic Spirit, David Rickard Design, Tools & Time, Greensmith Contracting, Acadian Printing and NBG Consulting for their contributions to make this project possible. (June 2015)
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HM NumberHM21JW
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Placed ByPugwash & Area Chamber of Commerce and Others
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Date Added Friday, September 8th, 2017 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)20T E 448442 N 5077581
Decimal Degrees45.84986667, -63.66405000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 50.992', W 63° 39.843'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 50' 59.52" N, 63° 39' 50.58" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 89-95 Water St, Pugwash Nova Scotia B0K 1L0, CA
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