Steep Rock Iron Mines mined the Middle Arm of Steep Rock. Lake (Hogarth Errington, and Roberts Pits), while Caland Ore mined the East Arm of Steep Rock
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Iron Deposits of Ontario; Ontario Department of Mines, Mineral Resoruces Circular No. .. Red Rock Lake occurrence. 75 .. Steep Rock Iron Mine (producer).
Oct 17, 2015 The ~2800 Ma Mosher Carbonate Formation at Steep Rock Lake in previously been visible (Supplemental Data: Steep Rock Iron Mines).
Steep Rock Iron Mine (Memories from 1969). Steep Rock Iron Mine Figure 1 In 1969, I was fourteen years old. I was a very keen mineral collector and my brother
Photographs of people and locations in and around Atikokan and Steep Rock Iron Mines, Ontario, Canada.
Atikokan (Ojibwe for "caribou bones") is a township in the Rainy River District in Northwestern The potential for the Steep Rock iron mine was revealed in 1897 by a non resident geologist named William McInnis. Nothing was done until the
The Steep Rock Iron Mines at Atikokan, Ontario operated from 1944 to 1979. The iron ore was located at the bottom of Steep Rock Lake and water management
proposed remediation approaches for the former Steep Rock Mine lands. The Steep Rock iron deposit was located beneath Steep Rock Lake, under a layer.
Creator: John Weins; Media Type: Image; Item Type: Photographs; Description: Steep Rock Iron Mine lighter donated by John Weins. It is engraved 'Steep Rock
The Caland and Steep Rock Iron Mines represent amazing feats of engineering and construction. Long before the days of computerized projections and
Aug 15, 2015 Explored the old Abandoned open pit Iron Mine at Steep Rock Atikokan Ontario. Lots of history behind this place, my uncle used to work there
A small hospital was erected in 1940 at the Steep Rock Iron Mines Ltd. site approximately 14.5 km from Atikokan. Prior to that, the hospital facilities were limited
Steep Rock Iron Mines, Ltd., formed in 1939, undertook to reach the ore by diverting the Seine River and draining the lake. Late in 1944 Steep Rock began
Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited, 25 King Street, West, Toronto, hereinafter referred to as Steep Rock, was incorporated under the laws of the Province of Ontario
Neil Edmonstone, vice president of Steep Rock Iron Mines Lmited often comments that the reason these earlier prospectors failed to discover the main ore body
diversion scheme, including the diversion of the Seine River, and drainage and dredging of Steep Rock Lake to expose the iron ore. The mining project, at the
Jan 1, 2003 Because the iron ore was located beneath Steep Rock Lake, the development of the open pit mines required a massive water diversion
The information about that came from the personnel manager of the Steep Rock Iron Mines, and the editor of the mine's paper, the Steep Rock Echo, apparently
Courtesy of the Atikokan Mining Attractions. For over 30 years, Atikokan was home to 2 mining companies, Steep Rock Iron Mines and Caland Ore Company.
Flooded Pits at Steep Rock Iron Mine August 24, 2008. Steep Rock Iron Mine, Freeborn Township, Rainy River District, Ontario, Canada. Flooded South
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry now has a plan to deal with water that will overflow from the Caland and Hogarth iron ore mine pits near
Two years later he joined the financier Cyrus Eaton and together they formed the Steep Rock Iron Mines Ltd. which would be Atikokan's major industry for the
A website celebrating the naturalization of the Steep Rock Iron Mines open pits. The mine ceased operation in the 1980's and the pits have quietly naturalized
Apr 27, 2017 Atikokan Museum · @AtikokanM. Celebrating all that we are! One of the best community museums in Northwestern Ontario. Atikokan, Ontario.
Joseph Errington embodied the spirit of mining prior to the Second World War as was the development of the Steep Rock iron mine west of Thunder Bay, Ont.
Administrative history. The Steep Rock Mines were developed in the Second World War because of the huge demand for iron ore. Though the extent of the field
Steep Rock Lake was a body of water near the township of Atikokan, northern Ontario, Canada. It was originally fed by the Seine River. During World War II, a program was implemented to drain the lake. This diversion of the river allowed open pit mining of hematite iron ore under
Media Type: Image; Item Type: Photographs; Description: Aerial view of Skunk Hollow and Steep Rock Iron Mine main camp c.1945., , From our uncatalogued