Business Category: Blacksmithing
Remarks: 1871: There were 9 blacksmiths in Nine Mile River, including Jeffery Burgess, James Fraser, James Cahill, and Donald McPhee. James Fraser operated a Forge with a Fixed Capital of $50 and a Floating Capital of $12. Operated 8 months in the previous year; employed 1 man (annual payroll $50). Produced: Horse shoeing $100. Costs: Iron & Steel (3 _?) $40.
Remarks Source: 1. 1871 Census - Nine Mile River.