Steep Rock Iron Mine

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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 ...

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Water management of the Steep Rock Iron Mines at Atikokan ...

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 loed 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 ...

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History / Mission

History / Mission

History of CanJer Industrial Lubricant Co. In the 1940's, iron ore was excavated and mined north of Atikokan, Ontario by Steep rock Iron Mines and Caland Ore Company. Massive amounts of earth and ore were moved until the mine closures in 1979 and 1980; and we were there as a vital lubricant, equipment and service partner.

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Pete Richards Collection

Pete Richards Collection

Pete Richards Collection – Steep Rock Mine – June 2021. I've posted new specimens in the Pete Richards Collection section ( click here) – these are manganite, ramsdellite, goethite and a red quartz from the Steep Rock Mine pits of Atikokan, Ontario. There are some great manganite crystals here, as .

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Steep Rock~The Men and the Mines

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.

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Results: The Gateway to Northwestern Ontario History

Results: The Gateway to Northwestern Ontario History

The Gateway to Northwestern Ontario History is a dynamic repository for photos, maps, newspapers records and other items of historical interest. Material is collected through libraries, archives, museums, and individuals from across the Northwestern Ontario region. The Gateway to Northwestern Ontario History is managed by the Thunder Bay Public Library.

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MINING: Steep Rock

MINING: Steep Rock

The 2,000,000 tons of ore a year required by Canada's iron steel industry are imported from Newfoundland and the U. S. It was therefore news last week when the Northern Miner (Toronto) reported that Canadian iron would soon be coming up from a big ore body beneath Mshaped Steep Rock Lake, loed about 100 miles north of Minnesota's great ...

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On the origin and age of the Steep Rock buckshot, Ontario ...

On the origin and age of the Steep Rock buckshot, Ontario ...

Mar 10, 1987 · The Steep Rock buckshot is a brecciated pisolithic ferruginous bauxite found in the Errington iron mine, Steep Rock Lake, Ontario, Canada. It occurs within the almost vertical ore zone included in the Archean Steep Rock Group, reaching a depth in excess of 1100 ft. (335 m).

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Joseph Errington (1871 – 1942) – Canadian Mining Hall of Fame

Joseph Errington (1871 – 1942) – Canadian Mining Hall of Fame

The Steep Rock mine became a priority project during the Second World War because of its strategic importance as a potential source of iron ore. After five years of effort, the first ore was shipped out in October, 1944. Errington, however, died in 1942 before it was completed.

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Riding the Rails from Thunder Bay to Duluth | Northern ...

Riding the Rails from Thunder Bay to Duluth | Northern ...

Aug 27, 2019 · Steep Rock Lake: Iron Ore Mining and More. Elle AndraWarner May 27, 2021. The Dinosaur of the Great Lakes: The Lake Sturgeon. Elle AndraWarner May 3, 2021 May 3, 2021. Saga of the Arbutus Tug and Rumrunning. Elle AndraWarner April 1, 2021. Same Name, Different Place. .

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CiteSeerX — Geochemistry and Stable Isotope Composition of ...

CiteSeerX — Geochemistry and Stable Isotope Composition of ...

CiteSeerX Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Caland and Hogarth pit lakes were formed after the closure and subsequent flooding of the Steep Rock iron mines, Ontario, Canada. The oxygen and deuterium isotopic composition of the pit waters define a linear trend consistent with nonequilibrium evaporation. The sulfur isotope composition of dissolved sulfate is ...

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Browsing by Subject

Browsing by Subject "Iron mines and mining"

Geochemical and toxicological investigation of the Hogarth and Caland Pit Lakes, former Steep Rock Iron Mine site  Godwin, Amy ( ) The closure of the Steep Rock Iron Mines near Atikokan, Ontario, Canada in the late 1970's left behind an area of severe environmental concern.

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Our History

Our History

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.

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Steep Rock Lake: Iron Ore Mining and More | Northern Wilds ...

Steep Rock Lake: Iron Ore Mining and More | Northern Wilds ...

May 27, 2021 · Steep Rock Lake: Iron Ore Mining and More. by Elle AndraWarner 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 today's ...

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Iron Ore at Houston, PEA; the Rise of Labrador Iron Mines ...

Iron Ore at Houston, PEA; the Rise of Labrador Iron Mines ...

Dec 31, 2020 · Steep Rock Lake: Iron Ore Mining and More. 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 .

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Canada Stromatolite #9 | Indiana9 Fossils

Canada Stromatolite #9 | Indiana9 Fossils

Steep Rock Lake Limestone; Steep Rock Iron Mine; Atikokkan, Ontario, Canada; ... where rock meets air, by repeated colonization of the rock by endolithic lichens. A variety of stromatolite morphologies exists, including conical, stratiform, branching, domal, and columnar types. Stromatolites occur widely in .

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The world's biggest iron ore mines

The world's biggest iron ore mines

Feb 19, 2014 · The Valeowned Carajas mine in the state of Para in Northern Brazil is the world's biggest iron ore mine holding billion tonnes of proven and probable reserves as of December 2012. Carajas is an open pit mining operation targeting the Serra Norte, Serra Sul, and the Serra Leste iron ore deposits in .

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Steep Rock Iron Mines Limited

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 ...

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Atikokan, Ontario

Atikokan, Ontario

Two large mines (Steep Rock Iron Mines and Caland Ore Co.) commenced operations in the late1950s and continued for more than 30 years. When the mines closed in the early1980s the town of Atikokan suffered economically but continued to survive on other, natural resource based industries as well as tourism. One interesting local project was the ...

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Monitoring and analysis of surface deformation and rock ...

Monitoring and analysis of surface deformation and rock ...

Aug 26, 2021 · Taking caving mining method in Chengchao Iron Mine as engineering background, based on GPS monitoring data, deep rock mass deformation and collapse monitoring data and onthespot surface movement record, the collapse and movement rules of rock strata in the mining area were studied. The studies have shown the following: Underground mining has the law of delay of surface movement and jump of ...

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STEEP ROCK IRON MINES LTD reports earnings for Qtr to Sept ...

STEEP ROCK IRON MINES LTD reports earnings for Qtr to Sept ...

Nov 16, 1982 · STEEP ROCK IRON MINES LTD reports earnings for Qtr to Sept 30. Nov. 16, 1982. Credit... The New York Times Archives. See the article in its original context from November 16, 1982, Section 4, Page ...

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Roxbury Mines

Roxbury Mines

Roxbury Mines. Roxbury Mines is a mile heavily trafficked loop trail loed near Roxbury, Connecticut that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and watching and is best used from April until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

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GC61A5R Camp 113 (Traditional Cache) in Ontario, Canada ...

GC61A5R Camp 113 (Traditional Cache) in Ontario, Canada ...

Steep Rock Iron Mines was incorporated in 1939 to develop and extract ore from this site. The project required the dewatering of the lake which had a surface area of over five square miles, the diversion of a major river system, the lowering of nearby Finlayson Lake by 40 feet, and the .

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Memories of the Late Cyrus Eaton By Borden Fawcett, former ...

Memories of the Late Cyrus Eaton By Borden Fawcett, former ...

"January 1956 to April 1964, I was Chief Executive Pilot with Steep Rock Iron Mines Ltd. My personal employer was Mr. Fotheringham, President and General Manager. He was also Director of numerous Cyrus Eaton corporations. These Intercorporation connections presented the privilege to personally transport Steep Rock Chairman Mr. Cyrus Eaton ...

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