Pouring Nitroglycerine into Torpedo Shell; Preparating to Shoot an Oil Well, Maritime Oilfields Limited, Moncton, New Brunswick

Two men pour nitroglycerine into torpedo shell

photograph: Pouring Nitroglycerine into Torpedo Shell; Preparating to Shoot an Oil Well, Maritime Oilfields Limited, Moncton, New Brunswick, c. 1920. Oil was discovered near Moncton in 1859. The Stoney Creek oil and gas field was discovered 50 years later in 1909.

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New Brunswick Museum
c. 1920
Moncton, New Brunswick, CANADA
X11743
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