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  • Steep Rock Iron Mine

    Steep Rock Iron Mine

    Steep Rock Iron, Atikokan Township, Rainy River, Ontario, CA Useful for image descriptions and collection inscriptions Important Before entering this or any other place of discovery you should have a permission of the operator andor owner.

  • Steep Rock Iron Mines Naturalization

    Steep Rock Iron Mines Naturalization

    The dredging operations at both Steep Rock Iron Mines and Caland Ore Mine are featured and each end is anchored by miners to emphasize the role played by the people of the Diversion and Lake Removal projects. Click here for more mine-related artwork and photographs of large artifacts and mini-parks. Also check out our Headless Miners page.

  • Minerals List David K Joyce

    Minerals List David K Joyce

    Steep Rock Iron Mine, Atikokan, Ontario. Steep Rock Iron Mines has not operated for 25 years or so. It was a great iron mine and cranked out high grade iron ore and pellets between 1944 and 1980. It was the first operating mine that I ever visited when I was 14 years old

  • Aerial View of Skunk Hollow Steep Rock Iron Mine 1945

    Aerial View Of Skunk Hollow Steep Rock Iron Mine 1945

    Aerial view of Skunk Hollow and Steep Rock Iron Mine main camp c.1945., , From our uncatalogued holdings of photographs.

  • Experimental Constraints for the Source of Sulfate

    Experimental Constraints For The Source Of Sulfate

    Decommissioning of the Steep Rock iron mines, located in northwestern Ontario, in 1979 has lead to the development of Hogarth and Caland pit lakes see Fig. 1 Conly et al., this volume. Although the geology of the two pits is largely similar Kusty and Hudleston, 1999 see Fig. 2 Conly et al., this

  • Steep RockIndex Pages

    Steep Rockindex Pages

    Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited 19, 24, 25, 170 Steep Rock Iron Range 11 Steep Rock Lake 50, 62, 100 Steerola Exploration Company Limited 15, 19, 25, 135 Stobie, James 22 Strawhat Lake 10, 123 Sub Terra Company 100 Sudbury Basin 168 Sudbury Basin Mines Limited 23, 168, 170 Sudbury Diamond Drilling Company 15, 167, 169, 171 ...

  • STEEP ROCK IRON MINES LIMITED James Cowan 1950s

    Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited James Cowan 1950s

    Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited was in operation from 1939 to 1979 at Steep Rock Lake, Promotional brochure for the Steep Rock Iron Mines company. STEEP ROCK IRON MINES LIMITED by.

  • Brief History of Ontario Mining Republic of Mining

    Brief History Of Ontario Mining Republic Of Mining

    Jul 23, 2010 Following this discovery sporadic efforts were made to develop the Steep Rock iron ore potential. Steep Rock Iron Mines. In 1902 Willett Miller, Ontarios chief geologist, recommended that the bottom of Steep Rock Lake be examined, but a subsequent search was not successful. Through the persistence, however, of Julian Cross, a mining engineer ...

  • Caland Ore Company Dedication May 3 1960

    Caland Ore Company Dedication May 3 1960

    History of Company Operations. Caland Ore Co. Ltd. was formed in 1949 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Inland Steel Company of Chicago. On January 1, 1953, Caland signed a 99-year lease with Steep Rock Iron Mines which permitted Caland to proceed with the development and mining of the C orebody.

  • Aspects of Sustainability Following Closure of the Steep

    Aspects Of Sustainability Following Closure Of The Steep

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  • Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited Archeion

    Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited Archeion

    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 Canadas leading mine developers ...

  • Ontario Public Service Careers Job Preview

    Ontario Public Service Careers Job Preview

    Apr 20, 2017 lead a team of professional, technical and administrative staff in the planning and implementation of a multi-year, multi-million dollar project involving rehabilitation plans for surface contaminants, contaminated water management and land management at the former Steep Rock Iron Mine property, located near the Town of Atikokan in ...

  • Best Hotels Near Historic Iron Mines Caland amp Steep Rock

    Best Hotels Near Historic Iron Mines Caland Amp Steep Rock

    Hotels near Historic Iron Mines Caland amp Steep Rock, Atikokan on Tripadvisor Find traveler reviews, 274 candid photos, and prices for hotels near Historic Iron Mines Caland amp Steep Rock in Atikokan, Ontario.

  • 10 Things to do in Atikokan That You Shouldnt Miss

    10 Things To Do In Atikokan That You Shouldnt Miss

    Discover the best top things to do in Atikokan, United States including Quetico Provincial Park, Canoe Canada Outfitters, Voyageur Wilderness, Atikokan Centennial Museum, Charleson Recreation Area, Historic Iron Mines Caland amp Steep Rock, Little Falls Scenic Lookout, Turtle River-White Otter Lake Provincial Park, Boundary PointSaganagons Lake, Atikokan Public Library.

  • Steep Rock Lake Iron Ore Mining and More Northern

    Steep Rock Lake Iron Ore Mining And More Northern

    May 27, 2021 Steep Rock Lake Iron Ore Mining and More. by Elle Andra-Warner May 27, 2021. Life magazine, in a Sept. 1945 article, called Steep Rock Lake a wilderness lake, with its waters lapping quietly against a shoreline, ribbed with rocks and fringed with tangled pine forests.. It was in the bush about 140 miles northwest of todays ...

  • WATER MANAGEMENT OF THE STEEP ROCK IRON

    Water Management Of The Steep Rock Iron

    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 mines. Open pit mining required a massive water diversion scheme, including the diversion of the Seine River, ...

  • Archives of Ontario Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited fonds

    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 links below for more information. Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited. Restrictions on Access

  • Histroy of Atikokan Ontario Canada

    Histroy Of Atikokan Ontario Canada

    -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. In 1938 prospector, Julian Cross, discovered ore beneath Steep Rock Lake, north of Atikokan. One year later, SRIM Steep Rock Iron Mines was formed, but initial underground attempts flooded out.

  • BIG IRON Macleans December 1 1945

    Big Iron Macleans December 1 1945

    In addition the Ontario Department of Mines reports that Steep Rock ore is particularly suited to steel making. Ordinarily steel is made in open-hearth furnaces, using 50 pig iron and 50 scrap metal. But Steep Rock ore can make steel in a proportion of 72 pig iron to 28 scrap.

  • Enhanced natural recovery continues at former Steep Rock

    Enhanced Natural Recovery Continues At Former Steep Rock

    Mar 11, 2020 A long-closed open pit mine near Atikokan, Ont., will continue to see some activity, as the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry MNRF looks to stabilize and remediate the former Steep Rock ...

  • Our History Atikokan

    Our History Atikokan

    1953 was a big year with Atikokan going to dial phones and the Caland Ore Company, a subsidiary of Inland Steel Company of Chicago, signing a lease with Steep Rock Iron Mines Ltd. to develop and mine the Falls Bay or body of Steep Rock Lake. Pumping of this portion proceeded from 1955 to 1960 with the first ore being shipped by Caland in 1960.

  • Atikokan Area Mines Atikokan Steep Rock Iron Mines

    Atikokan Area Mines Atikokan Steep Rock Iron Mines

    Apr 19, 2021 He was the man who discovered iron ore at Steep Rock Lake. A photo from the archives of the Beacon Journal, stamped June 18, 1953 on the back. Clearing clay, bottom of Steep Rock Lake, 1954. Presumably Steep Rock Iron Mines but could also be Caland. A photo from the archives of AP Newsfeatures, stamped Jul 29, 1954 on the back.

  • Water management of the Steep Rock Iron Mines at

    Water Management Of The Steep Rock Iron Mines At

    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 mines. Open pit mining required a massive water diversion scheme, including the diversion of the Seine River, draining of Steep Rock Lake, and construction of various dams and other diversion structures. In ...

  • Hogarth pit Steep Rock Iron Mine Freeborn Township

    Hogarth Pit Steep Rock Iron Mine Freeborn Township

    Hogarth pit, Steep Rock Iron Mine, Freeborn Township, Rainy River District, Ontario, Canada List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts

  • PDF Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited Download Full

    Pdf Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited Download Full

    Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited. Download full Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited Book or read online anytime anywhere, Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle. Click Get Books and find your favorite books in the online library. Create free account to access unlimited books, fast download and ads free

  • Discovery and Development of the Mines

    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.

  • Caland Ore Co Some History and Photos

    Caland Ore Co Some History And Photos

    Promotion of the history of the Caland Ore Co. near Atikokan. Canada Inland Steel leased land from Steep Rock Iron Mines to set up an open pit iron mine. The mine closed in 1980. The site includes documents, photographs and slide shows.

  • DRAMA IN IRON Macleans SEPTEMBER 1 1943

    Drama In Iron Macleans September 1 1943

    September 1 1943 J. H. GRAY. DRAMA IN IRON. J. H. GRAY. KICKED around with the forgotten hopes of Canadian mining for 40 years or more, scorned and neglected by the promoters and public alike, Steep Rock seems to have come into its own. A full year before its first ton of ore will be mined its explosive emergence from obscurity got it more ...

  • Historic Iron Mines Caland amp Steep Rock Atikokan All

    Historic Iron Mines Caland Amp Steep Rock Atikokan All

    Historic Iron Mines Caland amp Steep Rock, Atikokan See reviews, articles, and 4 photos of Historic Iron Mines Caland amp Steep Rock, ranked No.7 on Tripadvisor among 14 attractions in Atikokan.

  • Steep Rock Iron Mine Freeborn Township Rainy River

    Steep Rock Iron Mine Freeborn Township Rainy River

    Steep Rock Iron Mine, Freeborn Township, Rainy River District, Ontario, Canada View of the Freeborn iron mining area, ca. 1965. Steep Rock Iron Mine, Freeborn Township, Rainy River District, Ontario, Canada Flooded South Roberts Pit - August 24, 2008

  • Steep Rock Iron Mine In Ontario Canada The Diggings

    Steep Rock Iron Mine In Ontario Canada The Diggings

    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.

  • Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited fonds Archeion

    Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited Fonds Archeion

    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...

  • Historic Iron Mines Caland amp Steep Rock Atikokan 2021

    Historic Iron Mines Caland Amp Steep Rock Atikokan 2021

    From the moment you arrive in Atikokan there is no doubt that the town has a rich mining history which meant visiting the mines was a must see. The Steep Rock mine by far has the best views. We spent a little over 2 hours just sightseeing. Every so often you may find remnants of old mine buildings and equipment which makes it a fun place to explore.

  • Atikokan Steep Rock Iron Mines Caland Ore amp Sapawe

    Atikokan Steep Rock Iron Mines Caland Ore Amp Sapawe

    Oct 03, 2020 The Mines Steep Rock, Caland, The Steep Rock Echo. Photographs from the 1940s to the late 1970s. Last revised April 19, 2021. Sapawe Photographs from the 1920s to

  • Steep RockThe Men and the Mines

    Steep Rockthe Men And The Mines

    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. The germ of the idea to write about the Steep Rock was planted soon after Bruce took up residence in Atikokan in 1969.