AddressLunenburg, Lunenburg, NS, Canada
Business Category: Foundry
Brands: Peacock, Cinderalla, Lady Scotia
Products: Stoves, engines, marine and industrial equipment
Dates Founded: 1891
Remarks: Foundry was established in 1891 on Lunenburg harbour.
A pioneer of a marine internal combustion engine, the Lunenburg Foundry was the first in Canada to install a diesel engine in a fishing schooner.
Throughout the 20th century, the company manufactured commercial and residential heating equipment, including wood stoves and furnaces.
Brands of wood stoves, such a Peacock, Cinderella and Lady Scotia, were produced at Lunenburg Foundry. Stove production was discontinued in the 1980's.
Still in operation, the foundry now continues to manufacture marine and industrial equipment.
Remarks Source: 1. "Company History", last modified 2011. Lunenburg Industrial Foundry & Engineering Limited, http://www.lunenburgfoundry.com/Lunenburg-Industrial-Foundry-Engineering/LIFE-General/company-history.html
2. Nova Scotia Museum Collection - Stove.