Nova Scotia's Industrial Heritage

David Rollinson

Biography

David Rollinson’s interest in industrial heritage and the history of technology was sparked by a visit to a vintage machinery display as a youngster. An engineering apprenticeship provided first-hand experience with machinery and restoration work. In 1982, David established the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology in Ontario, and was involved with a number of industrial heritage projects. After years of historic preservation work in the Caribbean, David moved to Nova Scotia.