Prospecting licence record books

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Prospecting licence record books

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  • 1939-1968 (Creation)

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50 cm of textual records

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Series forms part of Department of Mines and Energy fonds and consists of thirty-three ledgers of applications for prospecting licences. Ledgers provide the name of the applicant, the application number, the county or district involved, a description of the land, the tract number, and information on any subsequent disposition or conveyance. Series also includes indexes to the ledgers.

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Records transferred from the N.S. Dept. of Mines on 8 April 1959.


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RG 21 Series B, vol. 13-28, 30, 31, 37-46; Series C vol. 103-107

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Series continues from 106 Nova Scotia Department of Public Works and Mines fonds トprospecting licence record books series.

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