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Discovery and Development of the Mines

Steep Rock Iron Mine is today a great rusty canyon in the wilderness of Northwestern Ontario Coming upon it from the air is a startling experience Suddenly, in the vastness of clear-water lakes and rivers and patches of dense green forest, you see a huge orange crater...

Minerals List David K Joyce

Historic Iron Mine Sites - Caland Steep Rock - Atikokan...

Overview of Steep Rock s Operations

Through its lifetime, Steep Rock s Atikokan Mine was Ontario s major producer of iron ore Output grew steadily through the 1950 s It peaked at 33 million tons in 1956, before steadying off between 10 and 15 million tons annually for the balance of the 1960 s and 70 s...

Steep Rock Iron Min

19-04-2021 0183 32 Dredging at Steep Rock, 1950 51 Thanks to Chuck Cornwall for these six colour slides taken by his father, Harry Cornwall, in 1950 and 1951 Dredging at Steep Rock Iron Mines, 1952 A photo from the archives of the Chicago Sun, stamped 1952 Mar 14 on the back Steep Rock Iron Mines underground staff, 1952 Seventeen men, all identified...

Exploring Abandoned Steep Rock Iron Mine

15-08-2015 0183 32 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 at one time F....

Steep Rock Iron Mines, Ontario Union Employees ,

Steep Rock Iron Mines, Ontario Union Employees Christmas Party, 1955 Back Row, L - R UNKNOWN, Mitch Wicheruk, Tom Pooley, Ted Aho, Lauchy Campbell, Bert Booth ....

Comprehensive evaluation of high

10-01-2015 0183 32 High-steep slope stability and its optimal excavation design in Shuichang open pit iron mine were analyzed based on a large 3D physical simulation technique An optimal excavation scheme with a relatively steeper slope angle was successfully implemented at the northwest wall between Nos 4 and 5 exploration lines of Shuichang Iron Mine, taking into ,...

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Hogarth pit, Steep Rock Iron Mine, Freeborn Township ,

This is the Hogarth Pit at the Steep Rock Iron Mine today In the old days, 20 years ago I would drive across this pit from left to right and up the pit road marked in the center of the picture In those days the snowball calcites pictured in the specimen pics were collected on the benches around the point to the left of the road...

Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited

Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited was in operation from 1939 to 1979 at Steep Rock Lake, west of Thunder Bay, Ontario, and was incorporated to extract high grade iron ore discovered below the lakebed In 1938, Julian Cross, a mining engineer and prospector with the support of Joseph Errington, recognized as one of Canada s leading mine developers ....

STEEP ROCK IRON MINES

TORONTO, Feb 17 Canadian Press -- Steep Rock Iron Mines, Ltd, cleared 9,049,000, or 113 a share, in 1959, compared with 1,386,508, or 17 cents, in 1958...

STEEP ROCK IRON MINES LIMITED TURNING LAKE PROP

STEEP ROCK IRON MINES LIMITED TURNING LAKE PROP l mile SW of Nonvay Lake Lumby Lake Area NTS - 52-G-3 Lat - 490 04l Long - 910 20l Geophysical Report Mag and EM March 15, 1982 Raymond A Bernatchez, PEng Geologist saoaasweeae 24658 NORWAY LAKE TABLE OF Cum cm o 010C Page Location History...

Northern Ontario s Steep Rock Mine water to overflow by ,

20-04-2016 0183 32 The Steep Rock and Caland Iron Mines shut down in 1979 and 1980 Clarifications A previous version of this story did not include information about the small Steep Rock Iron Mine...

Steep Rock The Men and the Mines

Steep Rock The Men and the Mines by Bruce W Taylor Steep Rock, The Men and the Mines is a comprehensive history of the very exciting development of the Steep Rock iron deposits near Atikokan, Ontario This second edition of the original published in 1978, provides an enduring account of this massive enterprise...

Steep Rock Iron Mine In Ontario, Canada

Mine Overview The Steep Rock Iron Mine is in Ontario, Canada The Steep Rock Iron Mine is a surface mining operation Mine operations consist of 2 distinct surface and underground workings There are a total of 2 shafts Subsurface depth reaches a maximum of 423 meters 1,388 feet Site identification and general characteristics...

Pete Richards Collection

The mines closed in 1979-80 Although they produced fine specimens, they are not broadly known among collectors around the world, as they would be if they were producing today They are best known for excellent specimens of crystallized manganite, and they also produced fine pyrolusite, ramsdellite, goethite, quartz and calcite...

Archives of Ontario Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited fonds

Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited was in operation from 1939 to 1979 at Steep Rock Lake, west of Thunder Bay, Ontario, and was incorporated to extract high grade iron ore discovered below the lakebed Click on the link s below for more information Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited Restrictions on Access...

Photo Gallery Steep Rock Iron Mine, Freeborn Township ,

Hogarth pit, Steep Rock Iron Mine, Freeborn Township, Rainy River District, Ontario, Canada Dimensions 105 cm x 7 cm x 65 cm Fine cabinet calcite, 105 x 7 x 65 cm from the Hogarth Pit - Steep Rock Mine - Atikokan, Ontario - Canada...

Calcite superb locality twin Hogarth Pit, Steep Rock ,

13-05-2020 0183 32 Hogarth Pit, Steep Rock Iron Mines, Atikokan, Ontario, Canada Toenail, 30 x 22 x 21 cm Start Time 04/30/2015 6 45 00 pm CDT End Time 05/07/2015 6 45 00 pm CDT Auction Closed Winning Bidder Private Bidder...

steep rock iron mine

The Steep Rock Iron Mine is in Ontario, Canada The Steep Rock Iron Mine is a surface mining operation Mine operations consist of 2 distinct surface and underground workings There are a total of 2 shafts Subsurface depth reaches a maximum of 423 meters 1,388 feet From the moment you arrive in Atikokan there is no doubt that the town has a rich mining history which ,...

Water management of the Steep Rock Iron Mines at Atikokan ,

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 was a key factor in developing the min Open pit mining required a massive water diversion scheme, including the diversion o...

CLAIM No, HOLE No, FOOTAGE DATE NOTE

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is WORK PERFORMED BY Steep Rock Iron Mines Ltd

25-06-2019 0183 32 Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited Footage From 742 763 788, 809 836 8b4 881 909 93,2 To 763 788 809 836 864 881 L 909 932 131 C j Rock Type silicified zone felsic- int tuff felsic tuff int tuff int-felsic tuff Int tuft Int tuff Int tuff i mafic tuff Collar Elevation Surface Date Logged July 7/82 Date Submitted Bearing of ....