Glace Bay Miner"s Museum

by Sheldon Currie

Publisher: Deluge Press in Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Que

Written in English
Published: Pages: 118 Downloads: 541
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Places:

  • Cape Breton Island (N.S.)

Subjects:

  • Cape Breton Island (N.S.) -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

StatementSheldon Currie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.C9752 Gl, PR9199.3.C82 Gl
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. ;
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4202181M
ISBN 100920068081
LC Control Number80481294

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Miners Museum. Situated on one of the most picturesque coasts of Cape Breton Island, on a acre site filled with wild roses and grasses, the Cape Breton Miners Museum pays tribute to the region's long and rich history of coal mining.

To book a tour for a specific day during the off season, Read More. Visit our Restaurant. The quaint and. To book a tour for a specific day during the off season, please contact the Museum at Unless you have groups of 10 or more there is no need to book tours in advance throughout our summer season.

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Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia where my maternal grandfather was born and raised has a rich history of coal mining as well. I wanted to learn more about my heritage and the early years of coal mining and thought this was a good place to begin/5. The Glace Bay Miners' Museum is a full-length drama adapted for stage by Wendy Lill from a short story by Sheldon Currie.

The story of the ill-fated romance between a wandering musician-social-idealist and a Cape Breton coal miner's daughter, whose dreams are reawakened by their passion.

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Cape Breton Miners Museum, Glace Bay, NS. K likes. Rich history of coal mining. Profound stories of miners. The resource that helped build a nation. Home to the famous Men of the Deeps. Margaret's Museum is a British, Canadian drama film, directed by Mort Ransen and based on Sheldon Currie's novel The Glace Bay Miners' Museum.

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Centre for Equitable Library Access. Public library service for Canadians with print disabilities. In a colliery town, sirens from the mine can mean cave-ins, explosions, or, as in the Westray disaster, sudden death.

Sheldon Currie, author of The Glace Bay Miners' Museum was born in Reserve Mines, Cape Breton, and judging by the headlong intensity of this novel, he still hears those sirens.

The story begins as shy, awkward Margaret MacNeil meets a strapping miner named Neil Currie.5/5(2). Cape Breton Miners' Museum, Glace Bay: Address, Phone Number, Cape Breton Miners' Museum Reviews: //5().

WELCOME TO THE OLD TOWN HALL MUSEUM WEBSITE and GLACE BAY HERITAGE MUSEUM. While we would always love to see you in person, we are delighted that you are stopping in at our site for a slice of our town's history and hospitality. The Colliery Route and the Marconi Trail runs from Glace Bay to Louisbourg and includes the remnants of North America’s first coal mine, circa (Port Morien).

The Cape Breton Miners Museum in Glace Bay is situated on Quarry Point with a view out into the Atlantic and along the coastline. The Glace Bay Miners’ Museum is a play in which the all-consuming brightness of dreams and memory are overshadowed by absentee greed, callousness and exploitation.

It is a tragedy that is hard as nails and completely unsentimental, yet nonetheless full of love and humour.2/5(1). The Glace Bay Miners’ Museum is a play in which the all-consuming brightness of dreams and memory are overshadowed by absentee greed, callousness and exploitation.

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Visit Cape Breton Miners' Museum for a first-hand experience of the history of this converted coal mine. Situated in the picturesque Glace Bay, the museum offers guided tours with retired miners, giving you a sense of what it was like to work there.

See informative exhibits about the mining industry Location: 42 Birkley Street, Glace Bay, Nova Scotia B1A 5T8 Canada. Save on popular hotels near Cape Breton Miners' Museum, Glace Bay: Browse Expedia's selection of 55 hotels and places to stay closest to Cape Breton Miners' Museum.

Find cheap deals and discount rates among them that best fit your budget. It's simple to book your hotel with Expedia. To get to Glace Bay take highway as you enter Cape Breton Island at the Canso Causeway. Follow the signs for Sydney then Glace Bay. Glace Bay is about km ( mi) or 2 hours from the Canso Causeway.

Close by: The miners museum is 60 km (37 mi) or about 1 hour from the Fortress of Louisbourg so visiting both on the same visit is a great.

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Margaret MacNeil is a headstrong young girl with deep roots in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia. She lives with her mother Catherine, her brother Ian and her grandfather.

Margaret has recently lost her father and her other brother Charlie to a mining accident leaving the family with only Ian’s income.Get this from a library! The Glace Bay Miners' Museum: the novel. [Sheldon Currie] -- The main character of this novel, Margaret MacNeil, is an absolutely stunning character.

Currie makes it very clear throughout this novel the importance of family to Margaret. Although,living in the.