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Historic Iron Mine Sites - Caland Steep Rock - Atikokan

The Caland and Steep Rock Iron Mines represent amazing feats of engineering and construction. Long before the days of computerized projections and simulations, engineers in the first half of the 20th century were able to accurately predict how moving 280 million cubic yards of water, silt and gravel would affect the area around what would be five of Canada’s premier iron ore mines.

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Histroy of Atikokan, Ontario, Canada

2021-10-28  -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.

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Atikokan, Steep Rock Iron Mines, Caland Ore Sapawe

2021-11-2  Atikokan Sports: Baseball, football, hockey, but school sports photos are in the Schools section. Last revised Sept. 22, 2021. The Mines: Steep Rock, Caland, The Steep Rock Echo. Photographs from the 1940's to the late 1970's. Last revised April 19, 2021. Sapawe: Photographs from the 1920's to mid-1950's.

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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.

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Atikokan Area Mines - Atikokan, Steep Rock Iron Mines ...

2021-4-19  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.

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Caland Ore Company - Archeion

History. The Caland Ore Company Ltd. was formed in 1949 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Chicago based Inland Steel Company, and explored and developed an iron ore site at Atikokan, Ontario.

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Community History Atikokan

2021-11-9  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.

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Photos of Atikokan, Steep Rock Iron Mines, Caland Ore and Sapawe Ontario. Photographs of people and locations in and around Atikokan and Steep Rock Iron Mines, Ontario, Canada.Grade Two Class, Marks St. School, 1948-49. Thanks to Susan Bryk for scanning this photo from the collection of the Atikokan Centennial Museum. Read more

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GC8ZBZC How Iron Ore built Atikokan (Earthcache) in ...

How Iron Ore built Atikokan (GC8ZBZC) was created by Skyecat on 9/2/2020. It's a Other size geocache, with difficulty of 3.5, terrain of 1.5. It's located in Ontario, Canada. Atikokan, in the Rainy River District of Northern Ontario has a rich mining history that the town has proudly put on display for local visitors.

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STKEP ROCK IRON MINES LIMITED LITfLK GANELL LAKE

2017-1-17  H. L. Smyth (1891), Steep Rock Iron Mines Ltd and Caland Ore Company Ltd. Numerous other publications have been written on the geology of the Steep Rock Iron Range and clay depsoits fo the area, too numerous to be listed in this report. One should refer to

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Caland Ore Company - Archeion

History. The Caland Ore Company Ltd. was formed in 1949 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Chicago based Inland Steel Company, and explored and developed an iron ore site at Atikokan, Ontario.

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Community History Atikokan

2021-11-9  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.

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History – Atikokan Resources

Atikokan is historically associated with iron mining and is a great launching pad for gold exploration in the Red Lake District of Northwestern Ontario.The population was 2,753 as of 2016. Atikokan translates to “caribou bones” in Ojibwe. Atikokan was established as

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canada atikokan iron iron ore grade ton

Photos of Atikokan, Steep Rock Iron Mines, Caland Ore and Sapawe Ontario. Photographs of people and locations in and around Atikokan and Steep Rock Iron Mines, Ontario, Canada.Grade Two Class, Marks St. School, 1948-49. Thanks to Susan Bryk for scanning this photo from the collection of the Atikokan Centennial Museum. Read more

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History / Mission - Can-Jer Industrial Lubricant Ltd. Canada

2021-10-15  History of Can-Jer 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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Main street, Atikokan, Ontario : Digital Archive : Toronto ...

In the early seventies, the town's two main employers, Steep Rock Iron Mines and the Caland Ore Company, saw the end in sight. Steep Rock, which began mining iron ore in the early forties, was stripping its pit bare. Caland, a subsidiary of Chicago-based

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More History - FreeServers

2000-7-17  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 3.3 million tons in 1956, before steadying off between 1.0 and 1.5 million tons annually for the balance of the 1960's and '70's.

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Atikokan, Ontario - Atikokan General Hospital

Atikokan, Ontario. When Atikokan’s two major employers Steep Rock Iron Mines and Caland Ore ceased operations in the late 1970’s, many believed it would become a ghost town. But defying all odds, the people of Atikokan pulled together to rebuild their community and today it has much to offer: a vibrant and growing business sector, warm and ...

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STKEP ROCK IRON MINES LIMITED LITfLK GANELL LAKE

2017-1-17  H. L. Smyth (1891), Steep Rock Iron Mines Ltd and Caland Ore Company Ltd. Numerous other publications have been written on the geology of the Steep Rock Iron Range and clay depsoits fo the area, too numerous to be listed in this report. One should refer to

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AARC: Camp 807 2009 - VE3RIB

2021-2-21  Where: Finlayson Resort; Atikokan, Ontario. VE3AKX, Vic, took participants on a tour of the now abandoned Steep Rock and Caland iron ore mines. VA3RGA, Rick, cooked steaks for the Saturday feast. Dawson (VE3FYN's harmonic) helped with the

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History – Atikokan Resources

Atikokan is historically associated with iron mining and is a great launching pad for gold exploration in the Red Lake District of Northwestern Ontario.The population was 2,753 as of 2016. Atikokan translates to “caribou bones” in Ojibwe. Atikokan was established as

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canada atikokan iron iron ore grade ton

Photos of Atikokan, Steep Rock Iron Mines, Caland Ore and Sapawe Ontario. Photographs of people and locations in and around Atikokan and Steep Rock Iron Mines, Ontario, Canada.Grade Two Class, Marks St. School, 1948-49. Thanks to Susan Bryk for scanning this photo from the collection of the Atikokan Centennial Museum. Read more

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Atikokan, Ontario - Atikokan General Hospital

Atikokan, Ontario. When Atikokan’s two major employers Steep Rock Iron Mines and Caland Ore ceased operations in the late 1970’s, many believed it would become a ghost town. But defying all odds, the people of Atikokan pulled together to rebuild their community and today it has much to offer: a vibrant and growing business sector, warm and ...

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Main street, Atikokan, Ontario : Digital Archive : Toronto ...

In the early seventies, the town's two main employers, Steep Rock Iron Mines and the Caland Ore Company, saw the end in sight. Steep Rock, which began mining iron ore in the early forties, was stripping its pit bare. Caland, a subsidiary of Chicago-based

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More History - FreeServers

2000-7-17  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 3.3 million tons in 1956, before steadying off between 1.0 and 1.5 million tons annually for the balance of the 1960's and '70's.

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STKEP ROCK IRON MINES LIMITED LITfLK GANELL LAKE

2017-1-17  H. L. Smyth (1891), Steep Rock Iron Mines Ltd and Caland Ore Company Ltd. Numerous other publications have been written on the geology of the Steep Rock Iron Range and clay depsoits fo the area, too numerous to be listed in this report. One should refer to

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CBC Archives - watch, listen, and discover with Canada's ...

2005-10-21  Atikokan was home to two mining companies - Steep Rock Iron Mines and Caland Ore Company - for over 30 years. The companies were created after prospector Julian Cross's 1938 discovery of ore ...

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Atikokan Ontario : List of Businesses, 1900-2015.

Atikokan, Ontario : List of Businesses, 1900-2014. ... Caland Ore Airstrip/Steep Rock Airstrip: 1955-1981: Atikokan Key Shop: 104 Main E. Lucien Theriault: 1957-1960: ... Foundation Company of Canada: Steep Rock Iron Mines site: 1957-1958: Built A2 dry underground, concentrator crusher.

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Iron Ore Pennsy ad, Steep Rock Mines, Atikokan, Ontario ...

2019-7-10  The iron ore mines of the past in the area were from the rich and famous Steep Rock Iron Mines and lasted many many years, closing up in '79. The last of the 2-10-2's ran there, 1959. They were used on passenger trains 33-34 between Rainy River and Atikokan on account of

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AARC: Camp 807 2009 - VE3RIB

2021-2-21  Where: Finlayson Resort; Atikokan, Ontario. VE3AKX, Vic, took participants on a tour of the now abandoned Steep Rock and Caland iron ore mines. VA3RGA, Rick, cooked steaks for the Saturday feast. Dawson (VE3FYN's harmonic) helped with the

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