Acadia Keg Mill

NS, Canada
Business Category: Coopering
Products: kegs, cases
Dates Founded: circa 1886
Remarks: Owned by Acadian Powder Co. since 1886. Machinery was installed by 1901 by Framer's T. Mumford (subject of a court case in 1904.) Produced roughly 200 kegs per day, using 300,000 ft of lumber annually - pine for kegs and spruce for cases.
Remarks Source: 1. PANS. MG1. vol. 2778 #1. John Hartlen Notes. Box I.