Mine tour cancelled

Organizers were forced to cancel the Sept. 14 Black Track Tour of the historic site.

It will be a little while longer before Vancouver island residents can dig deeper into the history of the old South Wellington coal mining sites.

Organizers were forced to cancel the Sept. 14 Black Track Tour of the historic site. The South Wellington was a major coal producer in the region, with several mines in operation exploring the riches of the Douglas coal seam.